Leica Camera have re-issued their invitation for professional photographers to submit their entries for the Oskar Barnack Award 2015, in the process of which the prize money has been increased. For the first time, the main category winner now stands to receive 25,000 euros along with photographic equipment from the Leica M System to the value of 10,000 euros.
In addition to the main category, the competition also includes a Newcomer Award for aspiring photographers up to the age of 25. The winner is awarded the sum of 5,000 euros as well as a Leica rangefinder camera with lens.
All participation details and competition rules can be found at leica-oskar-barnack-preis.de. Submissions are accepted online to 1 March 2015.