Irish Travel Trade News is delighted to announce that we are again partnering with Emirates for the ITTN+EMIRATES Travel Photographer of the Year competition. Six finalists will be chosen and the overall winner will receive tickets for two from Dublin to any destination on Emirates’ extensive worldwide network. The competition will run from today, Thursday 1st June, until 31st October 2017 and photos taken by Irish travel agency or tour operator staff, North and South, since 1st November 2016 are eligible.
So select the best photos that you have taken over the past seven months and submit them using the link below – and take even better photos during the five months ahead!
Judges and Prizes
Each month’s entries will be judged by Anita Thomas, Sales Manager Ireland, Emirates, the competition’s sponsors; Michael Flood, Editor, Irish Travel Trade News; and by Neil Steedman, ITTN’s News & Features Editor. Each of the five monthly winners will receive a voucher for €200 and a trophy.
In addition, a sixth finalist will be chosen from all the entries submitted over the five months by votes from ITTN readers. This winner will also receive a voucher for €200 and a trophy.
An overall winner will then be selected by a separate panel of judges comprising Enda Corneille, Country Manager, Emirates; professional photographer Paul Sherwood; and Michael Flood, ITTN Editor, from the six finalists and will be presented with tickets for two from Dublin to any destination on Emirates’ extensive worldwide network.
Irish Travel Trade Awards
All the six winners in the 2017 ITTN+EMIRATES Travel Photographer of the Year competition will also be guests of Emirates at the 26th Irish Travel Trade Awards, which will be held at the Clayton Hotel Burlington Road, Dublin 4, on Friday 24th November 2017, when the overall winner will be announced.
Click here to view the 2016 finalists and winning photo.
To submit your entries (maximum of five per month) click here: www.ittn.ie/photo-competition-entry-form/
NB: No correspondence will be entered into in connection with this competition.