Category winners of the Epson World ShoutOut
, the first live global aquatic photography competition of its kind, will be announced during the annual Epson Red Sea Competition in Israel this November.
During the competition
, 226 professional as well as amateur photographers from 27 different countries entered more than 1,550 images.
Kristin Saus-Opuszynski, Epson, said: "We are delighted by the positive response to this new competition and the quality of the images submitted. Epson has a long standing connection to conservation and photography projects such as the Epson Red Sea and the Wild Wonders of Europe. Our support of these, as well as the new World ShootOut, is part of our commitment to encouraging a more sustainable future."
The Epson Red Sea Competition
will take place in Eilat, Israel, from 13 to 19 November 2011.