Life of Pi

Photograph your life journey for Diners Club

Winner Announced On
February 6, 2013
THE BRIEF
Diners Club International was the first multi-purpose charge card in the world, launching a financial revolution in how consumers and companies pay for products. Diners Club International embraces the meaning of belonging to a club and honors the value of their cardmembers’ well-traveled, yet unending journey.

In celebration of Ang Lee's upcoming film "Life of Pi” - a chronicle about a boy’s journey across the ocean in a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger - aspiring photographers are invited to submit a photograph detailing a significant journey in their own lives. One winner, as selected by Diners Club International, cinematographer Claudio Miranda and renowned photographer Andy Anderson will have their photograph featured in a Diners Club International advertisement.
ABOUT DINERS CLUB INTERNATIONAL
Diners Club International is a globally recognized brand serving the payment needs of select and affluent consumers, offering access to more than 450 airports lounges worldwide, and providing corporations and small business owners with a complete array of expense management solutions. Diners Club is uniquely qualified to serve its cardmembers all over the world.
THE CAREER OPPORTUNITY

One winner will have his or her photograph featured in a Diners Club International advertisement. Additionally this winner will receive the following:

  • Exposure for their submission which will be promoted on Diners Club International's website and social media channels
  • $5,000


One second place winner, as selected by Diners Club International’s judges will receive:

  • Exposure for their submission which will be promoted on Diners Club International's website and social media channels
  • $2,000


Two runners-up, as selected by Diners Club International’s judges, will each receive:

  • Exposure for their submission which will be promoted on Diners Club International's website and social media channels
  • $500
ABOUT CLAUDIO MIRANDA

Cinematographer and inventive lighting guru Claudio Miranda, ASC recently completed principal photography on the sci-fi action thriller Oblivion, starring Tom Cruise and helmed by Joseph Kosinski. His latest work, an adaptation of the bestselling novel Life of Pi with director Ang Lee, opens nationwide Nov. 21. For more information visit: Claudio Miranda

ABOUT ANDY ANDERSON
Andy Anderson began his photography career as the first staff photographer for Men's Journal and has since worked with some of the biggest advertising agencies in the world on brands including Adidas, Diners Club International, Emirates Air, Harley Davidson, Kodak, Nike, Verizon and Visa. Andy's work has been recognized by The New York Art Directors Club, Communication Arts and Graphics. Andy was nominated for Life Magazine's 'Eisie Award'.
THE COMMUNITY CHOICE

The photographer who garners the most votes will receive:

  • Exposure for their submission which will be promoted on Diners Club International's website and social media channels
  • $1,000


The photographer who garners the second and third highest number of votes will each receive:

  • Exposure for their submission which will be promoted on Diners Club International's website and social media channels
  • $500
HOW THE JUDGES WILL CHOOSE
Diners Club International together with Claudio Miranda and Andy Anderson will select from all qualified submissions with special consideration for the top voted entries. A qualified submission is one which meets all the Terms & Conditions, Guidelines and Official Rules.
CREATIVE INVITE GUIDELINES
  • Photographs must be submitted in JPEG or PNG format
  • Submissions must be original (meaning not using third party copyright materials) but can be pre-existing or created especially for this opportunity
  • Participants must retain a high res version of their submission (photograph) should they be selected as the winner
Official Rules
It's important to know our Official Rules before starting your creative work.
Read Here
Key Dates
  • Submit By: January 4, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Starts: January 4, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Voting Ends: January 17, 2013 at 10:00 AM
  • Winner Announcement: February 6, 2013