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International Photo Marathon: October 10th - 11th, 2020
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Oct 12, 2020
Native is pleased to partner with Changing Planet: Network for Young Photographers in announcing:

International Photo Marathon: “Humanity and nature - an everlasting conflict?”
from October 10th - October 11th, 2020

"Changing  Planet  -  Network  for  Young  Photographers”  aims  to  bring  the  human-nature  relationship  into focus by using the medium of photography. As a global network, “Changing Planet” shows the effects of our actions on the local levels of the individual actors. With photographic educational projects, exhibitions and symposia, we especially want to reach the younger generation and offer them a platform to train and present their skills.

Everyone who is interested in photography is invited, up to the age of 27, to take photos of the aforementioned topic.

The photos can deal with current topics such as soil sealing, sustainability or the beauty of nature.

The winning images will be selected by a jury and presented in an exhibition in January-February, 2021 in Berlin.


- Up to 18 years: Series and single images (3 photos maximum) can be sent in
- 19-27 years: Series (3 photos maximum) can be sent in


Maximilian  Mann: Documentary  photographer,  winner  of  the  World  Press  Photo  Award,  the  Sony  World Photography Award and the Voies OFF Award.

Sandra Bergemann: Photo artist, has implemented numerous exhibition projects.

Jon A. Juárez: Photographer and videographer working on environmental and natural topics and regional leader at the German Society for Nature Photography.

Ulrich Nowikow: Head of the Kienbergpark Environmental Education Centre.

The jury is looking forward to your submissions by October 12, 2020, 6 p.m.

Basic Conditions:

The photos must be taken between October 10th, 2020, midnight and October 11th, 2020, midnight (local time).

Filters must not be used and the photos must not be edited.

Please send the submissions only as JPG files in good resolution and attach your name, age, city, title and series order. You can send the data with for free. Please use the following email address for this: ubz@

Please only include portraits with written permission and send them along, otherwise we cannot include your photos in the evaluation. By submitting your photography you agree that we can use your photos for promotional purposes for the competition and the exhibition without any time or space restrictions. We will always try to ensure your
name is shown on the picture.

Cooperation Partners:

Jugendkunstschule Marzahn-Hellersdorf
Neue Schule für Fotografie
Gesellschaft für Humanistische Fotografie
Reporter ohne Grenzen e.V.
Native Foundation
Kigali Center for Photography
Young Reporters for the Environment

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