2nd Photo competition “Miners and Mines of Russia 2013″

MINEX Russia 2013 forum organisers continue to accept photo works from the mining professionals for the Miners and Mines of Russia competition, which is a part of 9th MINEX Russia Mining and Exploration Forum 2013. The finalists’ photos will be displayed on the Competition Display panel at the MINEX Expo Hall in Moscow on 2-3 October 2013. The winners will be presented with valuable prizes at the end of the forum on 3 October 2013.

Goals and objectives of the competition

  • Presentation of the wealth of Russian mineral resources as seen through the photo cameras of people working in the mining industry in Russia;
  • Creating objective image of Russian mining industry for present and future generations of miners;
  • Providing an opportunity for mining companies and organisations to participate in a unique social project aimed at promoting mining profession and development of a unique platform where amateur photographers working in mining industry can express themselves;
  • Creation of the national Internet-based Photo Club devoted to mining and geological amateur photography in Russia.

Competition themes

  • “My Mine” – Industrial Landscape
  • “Mining machinery and technologies” – Industrial composition
  • “Caring for the environment” – Industrial landscape or composition
  • “Ores and Minerals” – Free genre composition
  • “Proud to be a Miner” – Individual or group portrait

Please submit competition entry form and photos by 10 September 2013

More information can be found on Forum’s website http://www.minexrussia.com/2013/photo-competition/

For further information, please contact Ms Natalya Tarasova at MINEX Russia 2013 Forum organising committee

Tel.: +7 495 249 49 03

Mob: +7 915 482 9 284

E: moscow@minexforum.com