- Name: Hope for a Healthy World
- Date: June 7 - 11, 2012 | Gallery Reception with guest speaker Eugene Richards, Saturday, June 9, 9-10am
- Location: 100 S. First St (next to The Southern Music Hall)
About BD Hope for a Healthy World
Gallery Breakfast Reception Event with guest speaker Eugene Richards Saturday, June 9 | 9-10am
BD’s Hope for a Healthy World Photo Competition invites photographers to submit their visual images and essays that showcase efforts directed at fighting disease and addressing public health issues. The Competition, open to amateurs and professionals, awards cash prizes in the categories of Best Global Health Image, Best Global Health Story, Best Global Health Multimedia and People’s Choice.
All winners’ work will become part of the Hope for a Healthy World Photo Exhibition, a traveling global health exhibit sponsored by BD and used to raise awareness on important, health-related issues. The 2012 exhibit debuts at the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph.
The 2012 Winners
Maxim Dondyuk, Best Global Health Story: “TB Epidemic in Ukraine”
Benn Depp, Best Global Health Image: “Cholera Takes Root in Haiti”
Ami Vitale / Lauren Malkani, Best Global Health Multimedia: “Where Every Pregnancy is a Gamble”
Brent Stirton, Honorable Mention: Global Health Story: “HIV in the Ukraine”
Fauzan Ijazah, Honorable Mention: Global Health Image: “Hygiene Promotion”
The 2012 Judges
David Griffin, Visuals Editor, The Washington Post, 2012 Guest Curator of the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph.
Jon Jones, Photo Editor, Sunday Times Magazine, UK
Laara Matsen, Photo Editor, D2 magazine
Kira Pollack, Director of Photography, TIME Magazine
Marcel Saba, Director, Redux Pictures
Who is BD?
BD is a medical technology company that develops, manufactures and sells medical devices, instrument systems and reagents. The Company is dedicated to improving people’s health throughout the world. The power of a photograph cannot be overstated, and BD relies on imagery to tell stories about a wide range of diseases in which its people, products and initiatives play a significant role.
To learn more about BD’s photography initiatives, visit www.bd.com/photography.