Leica Camera AG, Solms is now inviting entries for its next international “Leica Oskar Barnack Award“ (deadline January 31, 2008) and “Leica European Publishers Award for Photography” (deadline March 21, 2008) competitions for professional photographers. The entry forms can be downloaded as pdf files at the Leica website in the Culture section. The annual Leica Oskar Barnack Award is given to the photographer whose sure powers of observation most vividly express man's relationship to his environment in a single photograph or photo story consisting of minimum 8 up to 12 pictures.
The International CES 2018 features consumer technology exhibitors in 15 product categories. The International CES is produced by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the trade association promoting growth in the consumer technology industry. CEA represents more than 2,000 corporate members involved in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and integration of consumer electronics products. All profits from CES are reinvested into industry services, including technical training and education, industry promotion, engineering standards development, market research and legislative advocacy. The CES 2018 is the moment where new products and services will be introduced for the upcoming season.