$10,000 in Cash and Prizes in Health-Focused Photo Competition

Photo District News (PDN) and BD, a medical technology company, announced the Hope for a Healthy World Photo Competition. The entry deadline for this health-related photo competition is March 9, and there is no entry fee.

PDNCategories include Best Global Health Story, with $5,000 in cash going to the winner, Best Global Health Image (winner gets $2,500) and Best Global Health Multimedia ($2,500). All winners receive a PhotoServe Portfolio ($860 value), a one-year subscription to PDN, a 2012 PDN PhotoPlus Expo Gold Expo Pass, and all-access Big Love Pass to the 2012 LOOK3 Festival.

Judges include David Griffin, visuals editor, The Washington Post; Jon Jones, photo editor, Sunday Times Magazine, UK; Laara Matsen, photo editor, D2 Magazine; Kira Pollack, director of photography, TIME Magazine; and Marcel Saba, director, Redux Pictures.

All of the winners’ work will become part of Hope for a Healthy World Photo Exhibition, a traveling debut at LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph in Charlottesville, Va., June 7-9, and will be placed in the contest gallery hosted on PDNonline.com and represented in the PDN Photo Annual, June 2012.

For more information about the contest and to enter, go to www.bdphotocompetition.com/.