Photography contest Presentation

Participants of the M-Fed 2019 Workshop & Conference have the opportunity to contribute in an exciting photography contest.
The best preselected photographs will be printed and visible during the congress. The three photographs that receive the largest number of votes will be awarded during the closing ceremony.

M-Fed 2019 Photography Contest Theme:
Microbes on Earth and Beyond

We urge candidates to read the Photography Contest Rules carefully.

The main guidelines are as follows:


This photography contest is open to all the participants to the meeting. Each candidate is allowed to submit one single photograph.


The M-Fed 2019 Photography Contest opens on February 12, 2019 and closes on September 27, 2019, midnight local time (UTC/GMT +2).


Submission is only possible simply using the Photography Contest submission form below.

Photographs format

  • The only accepted format: JPEG (.jpg)
  • Size: max. 12 Mb
  • Color or black & white

Preselection, exhibition and vote

After closure of submissions (September 27, midnight local time, UTC/GMT +2), the Organizing and Scientific Committee will preselect 15 photographs based on their relevance, quality and artistic sense.

The 15 preselected photographs will be on display during the M-fed 2019 Conference & Workshop meeting for the participants to view. In addition, a virtual gallery will be added on this website.

All the participants of the M-Fed 2019 Conference & Workshop meeting will be able to vote on October 28 and 29, 2019. A paper ballot will be included with the congress package that all participants will receive when registering. The completed ballots can be deposited in the ballot box at the registration desk (provided for this purpose).

Announcement of the winners

The winning photographs will be announced on October 30, 2019, during the closing ceremony and will be posted on the M-Fed 2019 Conference & Workshop website. A personal email will be sent to each winner to inform her/him of her/his prize.

    Photography contest submission form

    Please describe (in english), as accurate as possible, the origin and/or the context of the photograph. Max. 1000 characters

    1000 remaining characters

    Accepted file format: .jpg - Max file size: 12 Mb

    *All fields are required