World Sight Day ( October 10, 2019) is an international day of awareness of avoidable blindness and vision impairment.
To draw attention to the day the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPD) is hosting a photo competition sponsored by Bayer.
This years theme is “#VISION FIRST“.
Entry is free and is open to all. First prize in the professional category is $US 1,000 and first prize in the amateur category is a professional camera, a Canon 1200 D SLR.
Submission information for the competition can be found at www.photocomp.iapb.org. You can also view some pretty stunning photos by the past winners and runners up.