New York – July 23, 2007 – CITY Magazine (www.city-magazine.com), a lifestyle publication hailed internationally for its cutting-edge photography and editorial coverage, is announcing the official prizes for the grand-prize winner and 15 runners-up for "One City, Many Destinations," a travel photography competition for amateur and professional photographers from around the world. Photographers were asked to pick one image that best captures the essence of a city for submission in CITY’s Fall ’07 Travel issue. In addition, the publication announced it is extending the deadline for submissions to July 31st at 11:59 p.m.
A jury of six internationally renowned photography and travel aficionados will pick one winning image to appear on the cover of CITY’s Fall ’07 Travel issue.
The grand-prize winner will receive CITY Magazine’s cover shot, along with a fabulous prize package including:
The desirable Leica M8 professional camera with a Leica Elmarit 28mm f2.8 lens;
a three-night, four-day stay at any chic W Hotel in North America;
two round-trip Continental Airlines tickets between the city where the winner’s selected W Hotel is located and the closest airport to the winner’s home serviced by Continental Airlines;
and a $500 gift certificate to Calumet Photographic.
The creations of sixteen finalists, including the grand-prize winner, will appear in a special travel photography portfolio inside CITY’s Fall ’07 Travel issue, on sale September 25, 2007. Fifteen runners-up will receive a Leica C-LUX 2 compact camera to honor their magnificent images submitted for the contest.
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Due to overwhelming demand, the deadline for submissions for the ONE CITY, MANY DESTINATIONS™ competition has been extended until 11:59 p.m. EST on JULY 31, 2007. Finalists will be selected by August 20, 2007 and notified soon thereafter.
Visit www.city-magazine.com/photocontest for more information and to enter.
CITY Magazine is hailed internationally for its cutting-edge photography and editorial coverage of the best in travel, fashion, design, food and city life. CITY Magazine has been selected as the in-room magazine by some of the finest hotels and sports clubs nationwide, including W Hotels group and Equinox. CITY Magazine was the 2004 National Magazine Award winner for Best Photography, the highest honor in American magazine publishing.