The Lucas Dolega Award closes today

Freelance professional photographers worldwide can enter this competition for free and be in with a chance to win  €10,000 (approx NZ$16,800), an exhibition of their work in Paris, and a publication in the Reporters without Borders album. 

The competition has the aim of supporting photographers who venture to document important stories in risky conditions to communicate free and independent information to the public. 

For more information, visit lucasdolega.com. Entries are open until November 16, 2015 with the award ceremony being held in Paris in January 2016.