San Jose, CA—A global brand of flash memory solutions, Lexar announced the winners of the 1st Annual Lexar Global Photo Contest. The contest was held in collaboration with 500px.
From a pool of approximately 50,000 submissions entered from all over the globe, the judges narrowed it down to two grand prize winners and five Best of Show Awards. The entries showcased Nature’s Amazing Landscapes.
This year’s competition highlighted the love of landscapes worldwide; each photographer captured images of the great outdoors. In addition, the contest winner will have their works featured at the Lexar Photography Exhibition. The exhibit is held in conjunction with the grand opening of the Memory History Museum in Zhongshan, China, on April 27, 2019. Moreover, the exhibition will remain there for one year.
Grand prize winners of the Lexar Global Photo Contest received a cash prize of $5,000 as well as a 1TB Lexar Professional memory card. Best of Show winners garnered a cash prize of $1,000 and also 512GB of Lexar Professional memory cards. In addition, all winning photographers’ works will be exhibited at the Lexar Photography Exhibition at the Memory History Museum in Zhongshan.
Lexar Global Photo Contest Winners
This year’s grand prize winners were: Annie Fu for The Splendor of Bow Lake, and Elendil for Gongga Quodis Arcana.
In addition, several Best of Show winners were selected: Zoe Photography, Group; Carson, Pupil of the Eye; Thomas Ksj, Parque Nacional Torres del Paine; Max Tin, Milky Way, Sea of Sand; and Jane Kahila, Humbled by the Mountains.
“We look forward to next year’s 2nd Annual Lexar Global Photography Competition. Moreover, we would like to once again congratulate our 2019 winners and best of show participants,” the company announced.
Lexar, a Longsys company, is a leading global brand of memory solutions. Its lineup includes memory cards, USB flash drives, card readers and also solid-state drives. Furthermore, all Lexar product designs undergo extensive testing in the Lexar Quality Labs with more than 1,100 digital devices. The testing ensures” performance, quality, compatibility and reliability.”