From several hundreds of images received, 20 were shortlisted and the winners were:

The Grand Prix winner is “Letting Go” by Dylan Kitchener (Trevillion Images)

2nd Place Winner is “Indian Festival” by Rafael Campillo (age fotostock)

3rd Place Winner is “Jump for Joy” by Graham Oliver (Juice Images)

Please visit the awards website to see the pictures:

First edition of CEPIC Stock Photography Awards organized and sponsored in cooperation with East News Photo Agency.

The major purpose of the Awards is to support traditional stock photography and defend the right of a fair compensation to photographers for their work. The Awards also promote open and collaborative relationship between photo libraries and photographers.    

Entries are free for all CEPIC members and for professional photographers who cooperate with them.

To upload your images and participate in the competition, you need a registration code.

If you are a CEPIC member and have not received a registration code, ask your National Association, participating Picture Agency or contact us.

The photos submitted must be in the category of creative stock and contain all of the required releases.

The closing date for entries is the 10th of May 2015.

The jury, formed of industry professionals, will shortlist a minimum of 20 images which will be announced prior to the CEPIC 2015 Congress Welcome Reception. The winner and two finalists will be announced during the CEPIC Annual Industry Party in June 2015. 

There will be first, second and third place winners with prizes of 3000 €, 1500 € and 500 €.

The winner will receive 3000 € and a title of CEPIC Stock Photographer of the Year.

Information on contest prizes and rules can be found on the web site

For futher information please contact:

Ewa Burdynska-Michna
tel: +48 22 211 10 51