• AuthorAlexandra König
  • Published09 August 2019

RECORD BROKEN WITH 59,551 SUBMISSIONS

THE IMAGE QUEST 2019 SUBMISSION PHASE IS OVER

Another milestone in the fifth edition of the Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019 has been reached. We are pleased to announce that a new record for submissions has been set - a total of 59,551 photos and moving images were submitted to the 11 categories that made up this year’s edition. To put that into perspective, that’s an increase of 72% in submissions from 2016. Thanks to the amazing global partners Sony, SanDisk, Skylum and COOPH and thanks to everyone who took the time to submit! 

What happens next? 

Judging Phase  
The judging panel which consists of 50 photo editors and digital experts of renowned magazines will select the 64 finalists, 11 category winners and 1 overall winner! You can get to know the judges right here

Winner Award Ceremony
The 64 finalist photographers will be invited to the three day Winner Award Ceremony at the LUMEN – Museum of Mountain Photography on top of Kronplatz, Italy. On November 20, the category winners and the overall winner will be crowned and the finalists will be unveiled on the unique 2x2m lightboxes. Straight after the Winner Award Ceremony these breathtaking images will be on display in the Global Exhibit Tour which travels to capitals and cultural hubs around the world.

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