Students from 24 schools across India to participate in a unique photography contest on August 15
Seeking to celebrate the spirit of Independence Day, Sony India has unveiled a national youth engagement activity — 24Cameras. 24 hours. 24 Schools. that offers a chance to young photographers across 24 schools in the country to use Sony Alpha cameras to capture the ‘Life of India’ on August 15.
On the day, around 15 participants from each of the 24 schools will go all-out to take pictures and upload them on Sony India’s Facebook page. Once all the pictures are uploaded, voting for the best picture from each school will take place from August 16 to 20.
All Sony India Facebook page fans will be able to cast their votes by pressing the ‘Like’ button for their favourite picture. The pictures with maximum ‘Likes’ from each of the 24 schools along with Sony’s internal jury will select 24 winners and each of them will take home a brand new Sony Alpha camera and lens.
Some of the participating schools include Xavier Institute of Communications and The Shari Academy in Mumbai; Mahesh Hariani's Photography Classes, National Institute of Creative Communication, Srishti School of Art, Design & Technology and Bangalore School of Art & Photography in Bangalore; The Indian Institute of Digital Art and Animation in Kolkata; Kala Bhumi Institute of Fine Arts in Delhi; International Media Institute in Gurgaon; Lighthouse Institute for Modern Day Careers in Indore; Camshot Academy in Pune; Visualite Photography Academy in Chennai and Chetna Media institute in Thrissur.