Awarding Prestigious Prizes
15 Years | 667 Winners | $267,000 Cash

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•    Registration and Images/Videos Submission – November 1st, 2018
Competition registration, as well as the submission of final images and videos, can be carried out until November 1st, 2018

•    Semifinals - December 5th, 2018
Initial selection of nominees will be carried out by the jury panel. Names of photographers reaching the semifinals will be published on the competition website by December 5th. These photographers will be contacted by e-mail and will be requested to provide original image files in RAW and JPEG and/or HD video files using any of the online transfer services. 

•   5 Finals and Best Picture of the Year – January 5th, 2019
The 5 nominees who have reached the finals in each category will be announced on the competition website by January 5th, 2018.  
At this point, our jury panel will also select the 10 best and most outstanding images submitted to any of World ShootOut 2018 categories. These images will be nominated to the Best Picture of the Year prize. Prior to the winning ceremony, Director of boot Dusseldorf, Mr. Petros Michelidakis, will select the winning images out of these 10 nominees. 

•    January 26th 2019
Award Winning Ceremony – announcing the winners of World Shootout 2018
Unterwasser magazine & World Shootout Proudly present:
the UW Photographers party Beer, Wine and live band music at Boot Dusseldorf – Water Pixel stage Hall # 4 starting at 17.00