Faces of Honduras 2020 Photo Contest

Friends of Barnabas invites you to submit your best FACES of Honduras to be judged and displayed in celebration of our 20th year anniversary. The entry fee for the contest is $50 per submission with all proceeds supporting direct medical services for children.  You won’t want to miss being a part of our 20th year anniversary celebrations!

All images will be exhibited in a formal reception in March 2020.  Details will be sent in January 2020.


Winners will receive:

  • 1st place—A 20- by 24-inch framed copy of your image and Lenca Pottery.

  • 2nd place—A 16- by 20-inch framed copy of your image.

  • 3rd place—An 11- by 14-inch framed copy of your image.


Winning images will appear on Friends of Barnabas materials that will be widely distributed at events, offices, conferences and social media.  Winning images will also be used in a 2020-2021 Friends of Barnabas Calendar.


Contest Rules & Instructions

  • The contest is open to everyone and up to three (3) entries per person may be submitted.

  • Images obtained by illegal or unauthorized access to restricted areas will not be considered for prizes.

  • You must own the rights to the image.

  • Digital image files are accepted if the image was shot at the highest resolution using a camera with at least 2.5 megapixels or if the image is scanned at 300 lines per inch with a minimum output size of 5x7 inches. Digital image files should be TIFFs or highest-quality JPGs.  If your image was taken with a mobile device, please send it as “actual picture size”.

  • To upload the images, use WETRANSFER.COM and send it to may@fobf.org.

  • Provide a caption for each image. For example:  Child from Cerro Azul, Honduras. Photo: Lisa Eidson

  • A panel of judges with significant photography and publishing experience will determines the winners. Their decision is final.

  • Photos will be eliminated from competition if they lack detailed captions, have date stamps, or are of low technical quality.

  • You must complete and sign the release statement, granting the rights to use your image(s). E-mail your completed release with your digital image files through WETRANSFER.COM. Click here for the release statement.

  • Click here to pay entry fees.  


Important Dates

Submission Period: 60 Days

Start: November 1,2019          End: December 30,2019