Jury composed of: Paul Lowe (jury chair), Amel Emrić, Stoyan Nenov, Ivana Tomanović, Jože Suhadolnik, Jetmir Idrizi, Duško Miljanić, Yannis Kontos, Osman Orsal, Iva Prosoli, Petrut Calinescu and Žarko Ivanov, has selected 150 photographs (50 individual submissions and 100 photographs as part of photo reportages, a total of 10 best photo reportages) that will be shown at the City Hall starting 29 January 2016 at 7:00PM.
List of finalists:
Aleš Beno, Aleksandar Čavić, Alen Đozgić, Marko Đurica, Nimet Gönenç Çınaroğlu, Engin Güneysu, Tomislav Georgiev, MD Tanveer Hassan Rohan, Davide Camisasca, The Eng Loe Djatinegoro, Jaka Gasar, Chi-Lai Huang, Krume Ivanovski, Marija Janković, Nemanja Jovanović, Amer Kapetanović, Boris Kačan, Chee Keong Lim, Stefan Krivokapić, Istvan Kerekes, Irfan Ličina, Gjorgji Lichovski, Željko Lukunić, Goran Kovačević, Dunja Memarović, Marko Milošević, Jakub Ochnio, Aleksandra Orlić, Marina Paulenka, Midhat Poturović, Davor Pleša, Matej Povše, Marko Risović, Edmondo Senatore, Damir Senčar, Dejan Selaković, Armin Smailović, Stipe Surać, Fadil Šarki, Kiril Štrkov, Dalibor Talajić, Ognen Teofilovski, Jure Vukadin, Marlena Waldthausen, Matic Zorman.
In addition to exhibition opening in the City Hall, awards will be handed to the winners in individual categories (5X Canon EOS M10 kit), and Sony Award and Grand Prix (Canon EOS 5DS R). In addition to the exhibition and the award ceremony, the Balkan Photo Festival is known for its rich educational program that will be announced soon.
This year’s Festival is supported by: the European Union Special Representative (EUSR), City of Sarajevo, UNICEF, BiH Art Gallery, Goethe Institute. The contest general sponsor is Canon, golden sponsor is Sony. The contest is also supported by the following sponsors and friends: AVTERA BH, Imtec, BlackBOX Gallery, Kim Tec, R&S, Tehnomag, New Event, Festival Hotel, Pycsell, FAN Ferhatović, EUROBHPLAKATBH, Fiskus and AtlantBH.
The Festival’s official photo/news agency is Pixsell Photo Agency. The contest media partners are: Klix, RSG, Antena Sarajevo, N1, Dani Magazine, Oslobođenje and Urban Magazine. Our entertainment and social activities are made possible by our partner Mash cafe bar.