Our 2019 photo contest: SMALL BILL, BIG THRILL: A little Cash goes a Long Way that was launched on the 4th of September, together with Wipplay, has inspired numerous shots to The year in which a medal or coin was minted. On a banknote, the date is usually the year in which the issuance of that banknote - not its printing or entering into circulation - was formally authorised. More – over 600 creatively-captured and captioned images in fact!
You still have a chance to win exciting Money in physical form such as banknotes and coins. More prizes by submitting your photos here! We’d love to hear your stories about how a little cash goes a long way! In the meantime, we’re sharing with you a few submitted snapshots to give you some inspiration:
“China Town… Paris 13th arrondissement, a long queue for a delicious pork bun offered at a low price! Yum yum. Waiting in the canteen.”
“New York… The city that never sleeps!!! CASH ONLY….. The little expense of the day is a green A banknote (or ‘bill’ as it is often referred to in the US) is a type of negotiable promissory note, issued by a bank or other licensed authority, payable to the bearer on demand. More; to have beautiful shiny shoes and be a perfect Working Boy!”
“At the café, the emptiness of waiting is filled by thought. A precious moment to spend.”
“The farmer from a remote village gives me two apples from his stock for the winter. A while later, a small glass of his homemade alcohol … we are far from a society where all gestures have a price!”
“Having a beer in Munich, set in a ‘biergarten’ to make the best of the simple pleasures: being together, relaxing, enjoying”
“May 2018, a ticket for a boat trip on Lake Königssee in Bavaria. Time to let yourself enjoy, disconnect from everything that happens too fast and to surrender to daydreaming in Facade, face. See Obverse. More of nature. A small simple pleasure, but big in necessity.”
So, what are you waiting for? It’s time to reminisce about those joyful moments, consult the rules and get your camera ready! The contest is open to photographers across the globe – both amateurs and professionals – and will run until the 16th October 2019.
For more information, please visit the contest’s official website.