Co-op Hot Shots 2015 Returns With Instagram Category

Morning Netting Judges' Choice Award, Online Fun International Category Pranab Basak, India
Morning Netting Judges’ Choice Award, Online Fun International Category Pranab Basak, India | Image Credit: Singapore National Co-operative Federation

Are you a budding shutterbug with a strong desire to capture the true spirit of community, often through the simplest of acts, through your lens? Returning for its fourth edition, the Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) introduces Co-op Hot Shots 2015 with a brand new theme – Make a Difference. Take this opportunity to share with the world meaningful moments that make a world of difference in the lives of those around us.

Co-op Hot Shots 2015 has also added a new Instagram category which will kick-start on the 3 July 2015, allowing amateurs and professionals alike to share their stories via the app. Simply follow @sncf_singapore, capture the moment with a quick snap and include the official Co-op Hot Shots 2015 hashtags #hotshots4 and #sghomework36 and upload your best shot!

Submit your photos online and stand a chance to win cash prizes totalling over $5,000! Participants can take part in four categories – Local Open, Local Youth (age of 12-35 years old), International and Instagram. The competition is opened to local and international participants across all age group.

Co-op Hot Shots 2015 will be judged by a professional panel that includes:

  1. Goh Kim Hui – President of Photographic Society of Singapore
  2. Alan Lim – Principle Photographer of Eleven Singapore and Photographer Mentor of SOP
  3. Melvin Lau – Founder of Multifolds Productions
  4. David Phey – CEO & Editorial Director, Weekender Group
  5. Calvin Ng – Chairman of SAFRA Photographic Club
  6. Gareth Gay Sen Min – Representative of National Youth Council and Founding partner of The Craftsmen SG, LLP (Additional Judge for Youth Category)

Entry submission dates:

Local Open, Local Youth and International: 6 June 2015 – 7 August 2015
Instagram: 3 July 2015 – 7 August 2015

For more information, please visit http://events.sncf.org.sg/hotshots/