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Photography Competition & Exhibition

Photography Exhibition in Ohio UnionFor 17 years, the Office of International Affairs has hosted an annual International Photography Competition where Ohio State faculty, staff, students, visiting scholars and alumni are invited to submit photos taken outside of the United States. Photographers enter photos in a number of categories, which in the past have included People, Places, Politics, Animals, Signs and Transportation, among others. First, second and third prizes, as well as a number of honorable mentions, are awarded in each category, and one photograph is named "Best in Show." The next competition will open on September 1, 2018.

The 2017 International Photography Exhibition images are also viewable on the Office of International Facebook album.

All Ohio State University students, staff, faculty and visiting scholars are invited to submit photos to the 2010 International Photography Competition. The competition will open September 1, 2010. Entries will be accepted until 4 p.m. on Monday, October 11, 2010. Complete rules and link to entry form are available after the jump.

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Slideshow of photographs included in the 2009 International Photography Exhibition.

Best in Show photographThe 2009 International Photography Exhibition list of photographs on exhibit in Bricker Hall until December 31, 2009. The Office of International Affairs annual Photography Exhibition features photos taken by Ohio State faculty, staff, students and visiting scholars outside of the United States. In addition to awarding a Best in Show winner, first, second and third place awards were selected in three categories: People, Places and Food. Additional honorable mentions were also chosen to include in the exhibit.

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First Place FoodThe 2009 International Photography Exhibition features 31 original photographs taken overseas by Ohio State students, staff and faculty. The exhibition is on display in Bricker Hall Monday through Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., until December 31, 2009.

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2017 International Photography Exhibition Best in Show - "Beneath the Glacier" by Steven HirschThe 2017 International Photography Exhibition features 40 original photographs taken overseas by Ohio State faculty, staff, students, visiting scholars and alumni. The Office of International Affairs annual Photography Exhibition includes a Best in Show winner, first, second and third place awards in three categories: People, Places and Politics. Additional honorable mentions were also chosen to include in the exhibit. The exhibition is on display on the first floor of the Ohio Union outside of the Great Hall meeting room until December 29, 2017.

The 2016 International Photography Exhibition features 40 original photographs taken overseas by Ohio State faculty, staff, students, visiting scholars and alumni. The Office of International Affairs annual Photography Exhibition includes a Best in Show winner, first, second and third place awards in three categories: People, Places and Cultural Exchange. Additional honorable mentions were also chosen to include in the exhibit. The exhibition is on display on the first floor of the Ohio Union outside of the Great Hall meeting room until December 30, 2016.

2016 International Photography Exhibition - Facebook Album