£3600 in cash prizes to be won
Getting older is a complex process, but it’s all too easy to revert to clichés when it comes to representing old age. In keeping with the British Society of Gerontology’s aim to enhance knowledge about ageing and later life, this challenge is a chance for you to show a more nuanced approach to the subject: we want to see how you’ve captured the multiple realities of ageing...
Facets to consider might include:
• The joys of ageing
• The problems people associate with ageing
• Confronting fears about ill health
• The ways people plan / don’t plan for the ageing process
• Ageing as a political problem
• Ageing as a worldwide issue: cultural differences and similarities
• How our current society copes with a large ageing population
• Embracing ageing with a healthy mindset
Show us images that will stimulate conversation and make people think about ageing as a concept - this challenge is generously sponsored by the British Society of Gerontology, with £3600 in cash prizes to be won!
"My job is to use photography to get people talking, to get them thinking, and to hopefully, ultimately, get them caring." – Mac Stone
Expert's winner - £1500 Crowd's winner - £1500
Expert 2nd - £200 Crowd 2nd - £200
Expert 3rd - £100 Crowd 3rd - £100
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