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Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Photo Competition: Thessaloniki 2012
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the liberation of Thessaloniki, IANOS bookstores is organizing a photography competition open to amateur photographers and/or Thessaloniki lovers.
The theme of the on-line competition, titled Thessaloniki 2012, is the spirit of Thessaloniki as depicted in the urban environment and everyday life. The year 2012 celebrates the 100th anniversary of the city's liberation from Turkish control.
Photographs can be submitted to the competition site until February 10, with the on-line voting starting the following day and through March 10.
The 100 photos with the most votes will be features in the catalogue and exhibition to follow. A selection committee will decide up on the three winning photos.