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What is photofestival Photoparade in Uglich and what is it interesting for?

 

Photoparade in Ouglich is the largest photo event in Russia. Festival started in 2007 as a small local event and quickly began to get wide popularity number of participants, who wanted to show their works and to learn something new annually increased; photo professionals, world known photographers showed interest in teaching others and/or showing their works Every year the winners of festival contests get prizes on prestigious events like World Press Photo, Best of Russia.  

Within seven years festival in Ouglich became a top performer in Russian photofestival movement.

Aim of the festival creation of Russian central venue, uniting amateurs and professionals in the sphere of photo art and photojournalism and giving the possibility to make new talents known.

Festival lasts five days. Festival programm traditionally includesmore than 100 events :

Training programm: lectures, workshops, creative meetings with leading Russian photographers;

Professional portfolio-review;

Photography exhibitions of winners of International and Russian photo competitions and photo awards.

Speed competition on a given subject;

Absentia competition;

Estimation of competitive works by jury;

Distinctive feature of Photoparade in Ouglich is warm and friendly atmosphere, favorable for nice communication. So, 75% of participants take part in the competition every year.

 




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RostovskayaStr, H. 6, city of Uglich, Yaroslavl Region, Russian Federation, 152610 info@photofest-uglich.ru