The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism is inviting all journalists, media practitioners and photographers to submit images for an Africa-China Photo Exhibition that will collect images from across Africa that best encapsulate applicants’ interpretation of “Africa–China”.
The Project will include selected images in an Africa-China Photo Exhibition and make them publicly available under a Creative Commons license, giving full credit to the image owners at all times. The Project will also select the best two images in the exhibition and give the following awards:
First place: US$1,000 grant to write an accompanying story of the image as well as a fully paid trip to the Project’s Africa-China Journalists Forum in Johannesburg on 1 November 2018, along with the option to do one of the opening speaking slots
Submissions are open to all journalists, media practitioners and photographers
Applicants must have taken the images themselves
Images must be taken in Africa
Each applicant can submit a maximum of three images, including the preferred name to be attributed
Images must be submitted in high-res quality in freely accessible formats, preferably JPEG or PNG
How to apply
Submissions must be sent in an email with the title Submission: Africa-China Photo Exhibition to ACRPapplications@gmail.com by no later than 3 August 2018, and should contain the following:
Maximum of three image submissions
A short description/paragraph to explain each image submission
For any queries please contact the Project team at ACRPcontact@gmail.com.