Photo from India Honored in 4th Annual Photoshare Photo Contest Sponsored By Hopkins`INFO Project and Canon
Released on = February 1, 2007, 2:21 pm
Press Release Author = JHUCCP Photoshare
Press Release Summary = BALTIMORE - A photo of a polio-affected boy participating in an athletic meet in Chandigarth, India won 1st Place/Best of Show at the 4th Annual Photoshare Photo Contest. Pradeep Tewari submitted the winning photo in the competition sponsored by The INFO Project at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health\'s/Center for Communication Programs (CCP) and Canon.
Press Release Body = The Information and Knowledge for Optimal Health Project (INFO) is a reproductive health knowledge-sharing resource supported by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). INFO\'s Photoshare service helps international non-profits communicate health and development issues through photography. By facilitating photo sharing among colleagues in international development, Photoshare has become a leading source for editorial development photography. The Photoshare collection, consisting primarily of photos taken by public health professionals in the field, contains thousands of images illustrating the realities of urban and rural life in developing countries, as well as global efforts to improve and save lives, www.photoshare.org.
Open to amateurs and professionals alike, the contest drew interest from around the globe, including more than 294 participants who submitted more than 941 photos shot in 94 different countries.
Web Site = http://www.photoshare.org/contest/2006/06winners.php
Contact Details = David Alexander, Photoshare Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Center for Communication Programs 111 Market Place, Suite 310 Baltimore, MD 21202 USA Phone: 410-659-6280 Fax: 410-659-6266 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org