Apply for Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography competition 2017(Win 6000 Euros)

Entries are now admitted for the Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Competition. This ¡s the twenty-first continuous year in which Doctors of the World—Médicos del Mundo (MDM-Spain) have attended the Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography competition. The competition is a reference within the world of photography, which endeavors to exalt humanitarian values and solidarity.


  •  The winner will receive a project grant of 6,000 euros (amount before tax, which depends on the winner’s nationality and situation) to develop a photography project composed of at least 50 photos and a 30-minute video shoot related to the work of MdM-Spain, whether in Spain or in other countries where the organization is undertaking humanitarian action or international cooperation programs.
  • The winner together with MdM-Spain will define the objectives and the development of the project taking into account common interests and the operative security conditions related to possible destinations. The amount of the grant should cover all expenses needed to develop the project.
  • Once the project’s terms are settled, MdM- Spain will not demand an account of those expenses.The grant will be given in three parts: 50% after the judges’ decision, 25% when the project starts and the remaining 25% when the project concludes.
  • Along with the winning entries, MdM-Spain will select other photos from all those submitted to form part of a traveling exhibition.


  • The competition is open to adult amateur and professional photographers of any nationality.


  • Photographs must be related to any of the following themes: humanitarian action, international cooperation, social exclusion, human rights violations, armed conflicts, natural disasters, refugee and immigrant populations or socially excluded groups.
  • Each participant will be allowed to submit a maximum often photographs. which can be distinct or part of a series.
  • Only photos were taken between January 2016 and October 2017. which have not been previously entered, will be accepted. Photos must be submitted in digital format. Photographs must be sent in JPEG format via WeTransfer with a minimum resolution of 300 ppi/ppp, all high quality (1 2) compressed images with an Adobe RGB or SRGB color profile. The images must have a minimum size of 40 cms on their smallest side and must not bear any mark identifying the entrant.
  • The digital image’s original structure can only be manipulated through darkroom techniques such as adjusting the brightness, contrast, and color, underexposure, and overexposure. No other change to the original digital image will be allowed. destinations. The amount of the grant should cover all expenses needed to develop the project.

Application Deadline: November 10. 2017

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