Portimão “Photographic Marathon” winners on display until March 30

Portimão “Photographic Marathon” winners on display until March 30

This year’s edition of the popular photographic contest was held both “live” and online.

The winning images of the 23rd Portimão Photographic Marathon have been revealed and are on show in the city’s Museum until March 30.

This year’s edition of the popular photographic contest was held both “live” and online.

The initiative saw 157 photography lovers of ten nationalities sign up in the two categories, in the Algarve and across the country.

During the live event, which took place in the Municipality of Portimão on May 20, participants were challenged to creatively capture three images based on eight themes, including cultural and natural heritage, experiences, people, social work and leisure environments.

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Parallel to the “live” format, which encourages participants to travel and discover the municipality of Portimão, the organisation also intended to continue to increase online participation.

Participants registered in the online category sent in 12 photos based on the special edition “Freedom” theme, with the following four subthemes: Signs of Freedom, Streets of Freedom, Is this Freedom? and Free as the Wind.

In addition to the winning images in each category, the exhibition also includes the Special Jury and the Youth Prizes.

The exhibition can be visited until March 30, 2024, at the following times: Tuesday, from 14h30 to 18h00, and from Wednesday to Sunday, between 10h00 am and 18h00.

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This initiative, organised by the Municipality and the Portimão Museum, has the support of Subnauta/Ocean Revival, CLCC, Restinga, GAMP – Portimão Museum Friends Group, ANAFA – Algarve Photographers Association and Sul Informação.