Bangladesh@50 The Water Story

Photo and Video Contest

Both The Netherlands and Bangladesh have a story to tell when it comes to our relationship with water. What better way to tell a story than with photographs and videos!

The contest is open to both freelancers as professional photographers / film makers in both countries and all ages.

The contest is closed!

Thank you to all participants for submitting their photos and videos. At the moment the jury is evaluating all the input.

We will get back to you soon!

What to win


  • Grand prize (1): 250 Euros (plus the photo book)
  • Theme prizes (9): 150, 100 and 50 Euro (plus the photo book)


  • Grand prize (1): 250 Euros (plus the photo book)
  • Theme prizes (3): 100 Euro (plus the photo book)

Winning photos and videos will be presented in Q1 2022 in a photo book and during an exhibition that will highlight some of the great water-related developments and achievements evolving from the 50 years of Bangladesh independence and 50 years of Bangladesh – Netherlands diplomatic relations.

The photo contest is organised by:

Together with: