Contest “Reportage and documentary 2019”

La fotografia di viaggio e reportage
December 1, 2018
Contest “Wildlife and nature 2019”
May 20, 2019

Contest category “Reportage and documentary”


  • open May 20, 2019
  • close June 30, 2019 July 7, 2019
  • registration fee: CHF 25.- (first series) / CHF 15.- (following series)
  • for all professional and non-professional photographers
  • theme: reportage and documentary
  • number of photos to submit for each series: from 6 to 12
  • application on:
  • read the rules

Prize category “Reportage and documentary”

  • unique prize: Fujifilm X-T3 Black Kit XF 18-55mm (indicative value CHF 2149.-) offered by FUJIFILM (Switzerland) AG
  • photo exhibition in Lugano (Switzerland) during LuganoPhotoDays 2019
  • inclusion in the catalogue of LuganoPhotoDays 2019
  • accommodation for 2 nights in Lugano – single room with breakfast – on the occasion of the award ceremony (LuganoPhotoDays 2019 opening night)
  • informal dinner after the LuganoPhotoDays 2019 opening night

Overall winner prize

Among the winners of the categories “Reportage and documentary” and “Wildlife and nature”, an overall winner will be chosen who will receive, in addition to the category prize, also the “Premio Città di Lugano” which consists of CHF 3000.- in cash offered by the City of Lugano.


  • Ruth Eichhorn, photo editor and curator (Germany)
  • Lello Piazza, former photo editor Airone (Italy)
  • Tino Soriano, National Geographic photographer (Spain)

Cover photo: Mattia Vacca “The forgotten war of Nagorno-Karabakh”, winner category “Reportage 2018”

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Date / Time
05/20/2019 - 07/07/2019
All day