Fig Tree Foundation



March 19, 2013 16:39 ET

The Fig Tree Foundation: As We See It Photo Exhibit

The Fig Tree Foundation is hosting the As We See It Photo Exhibit to Showcase Photography of Issues, People and Communities in the Developing World and Images and Stories from International Development and Aid Organizations

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 19, 2013) -

The As We See It Photo Exhibit is an event to visually engage the public through photography and through stories to encourage discussion and highlight issues happening in the developing world.

Opening Reception of Photo Exhibit at Endeavor Art Gallery, 1209 1 St SW, on April 4, 2013 from 6:00-10:00pm. Exhibit will be running April 2-27, 2013.

Photographers and speakers will be present at the reception to talk about international development. Wine and Beer will be available for purchase and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

The As We See It 2013 Photo Contest will run in conjunction with the Exhibit and is an opportunity for the public to submit photos and share personal stories of international development. The Contest opens March 1, 2013 and closes March 31, 2013. Photos will be accepted until March 24. http://www.photoscramble.com/contests/as-we-see-it-2013/

Prizes for the winners of the Photo Contest range from $100-$500 and one of these prizes includes a 1 hour tutorial with Photographer Andras Schram (valued at $1500). Prizes will be awarded at the Photo Exhibit Opening Reception, April 4, 2013.

The Fig Tree Foundation is a Calgary based initiative seeking to foster collaboration among people and organizations involved in International Aid and Development.

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