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Our 2018 Image of the Year Award has come to a close.

Have a look below to see the beautiful images we received this year.

Stay tuned for our Image of the Year 2019!

Download the newest Image of the Year 2018 images

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Competition Rules

You can upload your images between 01.04.18 and 31.10.18. The winners will be notified in November 2018.

Anyone over the age of 18 with a residency in EMEA can participate. Olympus employees, their families, the judges, their families, and individuals engaged in the manufacturing or sales of microscopes are excluded from participation.

You can upload up to 3 images. All images must be JPEG or TIFF and have a maximum file size of 10MB.

After participating in the competition your image might also be depicted in Olympus campaigns worldwide and you grant us the corresponding rights of use. You will be credited as the image creator so please be aware that you have to be the originator of the uploaded images and that images have to be free from any third party rights. Please find the full details in the terms and conditions.

Our jury will judge the submitted images on artistic and visual aspects, scientific impact and microscope proficiency.

Terms & Conditions (PDF, 39 KB)