The Redline Challenge is for ambitious amateur photographers who want to challenge their creativity and test their technical know-how. Take on the brief set by Lorenz Holder for a chance to win Canon Kit worth over €14,000, plus an exclusive photography assignment mentored by Lorenz himself.
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Master light in the dark

Lorenz Holder invites you to explore the exciting possibilities of shooting in low-light, capturing the ever-intriguing relationship between light and shadow, colour and contrast.

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Meet the criteria and follow the steps to enter your images

Lorenz Holder and our panel of judges will assess each entry for its composition, creativity, and technical mastery. Once you think you’ve truly excelled at meeting the challenge, follow the steps below to enter your images.
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  • STEP 1

    Select your best images

    Carefully review your images and select only those that best answer the brief, Light in the dark.

  • STEP 2

    Check your file type and size

    Entries must be submitted as 150DPI, 2000 px along the longest side, make sure your images meet the required specs before entering.

  • STEP 3

    Submit before entries close

    To enter the challenge, submit your images online before the deadline on 31st May 2021.

  • STEP 4

    Sign up for updates

    Follow us on social or subscribe to our newsletter to receive challenge updates and see if you’ve made the shortlist.

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    Here’s what you could win

    Win the Redline Challenge and you’ll receive everything you need to keep on pushing your craft. You’ll walk away with the latest Canon kit – worth over EUR14,000.  What’s more, you’ll get the opportunity to develop your skills and push your creativity even further with an incredible money-can’t-buy experience: a personal photography assignment, set and mentored by Canon Ambassador and internationally renowned photographer, Lorenz Holder.

    Capture low-light like never before

    Be creative in ways you never thought possible with our pioneering range of full-frame mirrorless cameras. Featuring state-of-the-art technologies, access to our library of revolutionary RF lenses, and ground breaking low-light capabilities, the EOS R-System is made for shooting in darkness.

  • Bezspoguļu kameras

    Canon EOS R5

    Izvērtējiet, ko zināt par bezspoguļu kamerām. EOS R5 bezkompromisu veiktspēja pilnībā izmainīs fotografēšanu un filmu veidošanu.

  • Bezspoguļu kameras

    EOS R6

    Neatkarīgi no tā, ko fotografējat, jūs to darāt, un EOS R6 sniedz jums iespēju būt radošam vēl neapjaustos veidos.

  • Bezspoguļu kameras

    Canon EOS RP

    Maza, viegla un intuitīva pilnkadra bezspoguļu kamera, kas paredzēta ceļošanai un ikdienas fotografēšanai.

  • Standarta objektīvs

    RF 50mm F1.8 STM

    Kompakts, kluss un viegls 50 mm RF fiksēta fokusa attāluma objektīvs ar f/1.8 diafragmas atvērumu, kas lieliski piemērots jūsu radošās vīzijas īstenošanai.

  • Bezspoguļu kameras

    EOS R

    Pilnkadra bezspoguļu kamera, kas paver jaunas radošas iespējas fotogrāfiem un filmu veidotājiem.

  • RF objektīvi

    RF 24-105 mm F4-7.1 IS STM

    Ideāls ikdienas objektīvs fotogrāfiem, kuri strādā ar pilnkadra bezspoguļu ierīcēm. Ērti lietojamā RF 24-105 mm F4-7.1 IS STM ierīce ir viegla, kompakta un gatava uzņemt fotoattēlus jaunā līmenī.

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    Find inspiration in the work of 13-time Red Bull Illume Finalist, Lorenz Holder

    Known for his fresh and dramatic style - as much fine art as photography - and his exceptional ability to capture the unexpected, even in the most challenging of settings, internationally-renowned photographer Lorenz is brilliantly placed to act as judge and mentor for the Redline Challenge.

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    Get involved in chats and discussions happening right now on our social channels, hear thoughts from the community on the Redline Challenge, or find further tips and tricks to help push your photography further on our YouTube channel.


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