Korean Air will launch its 26th annual travel
photo contest on 12 July 2019.
The “Korean Air Travel Photo Contest” is one of
the most popular photography competitions in Korea and every year
participants submit photos featuring their travels anywhere in the
world. From beautiful scenery and nature to shots depicting people’s
lives in different parts of the country.
Entrants have until 19 August 2019 to
submit their photographs.
This year’s competition is divided into two
categories – General Awards and Special Awards.
The General Awards
are for photographs that capture the photographers’ most memorable
The Special Awards are themed ‘Go Beyond’ and
entrants should submit photos that show a new
perspective or challenge that transcends the conventional - they
could, for example, be aerial or underwater shots.
Those who are passionate about photography and travel, regardless
of nationality, can submit entries to the ‘Korean Air Travel Photo Contest’.
All photos must be previously unpublished work globally.
Entrants can upload photos through the
contest website, or submit
the printed film camera work through mail or in person.
A total of 65 winners
will be selected by a professional judging panel. The overall
Grand Prize winner will receive two Korean Air international
Prestige Class round-trip tickets, two domestic Prestige Class
round-trip tickets and a camera. Other winners will also receive
Korean Air tickets and plaques.
An award ceremony
will be held on 6 November 2019 at Ilwoo Space in the Korean Air
Building, located in Seoul. Award-winning photos will be exhibited
in Ilwoo Space, National Museum of Korea and also at Jeju Airport.
The selected photos will also be included in the 2020 Korean Air