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More than 150 pictures have taken part in artPhoto, the 1st Photography Contest of the Arteche Group.

The three categories, “Life and electricity”, “Infrastructure and electrical equipment” and “Arteche Products” have received photos from countries like Cuba, Mexico, Poland or England.

166 pictures have taken part in artPhoto, the 1st Photography Contest of the Arteche Group. All the images presented have captured the everyday use and social impact of electricity.

artPhoto have been a complete success due to the amount of participation, which has surpassed our expectations, and the artistic and technic standards of the handed pictures.

The “Infrastructures and electrical equipment” category has been the most demanded, receiving almost half of the pictures of the entire contest. “Lore”, the photo presented by Mikel Goikoetxea have won the award.

The picture sent by Jose Antonio Zurutuza perfectly captured the everyday use and impact of electricity, so it has won the category “Life and electricity”.

The awarded image of the “Arteche Product” category, entitled “Ensayando el TI óptico” has been presented by Andoni Gallastegi.

The authors of these three photos have won a Go-Pro Hero 4 camera.

Arteche would like to congratulate the winners and thank every artPhoto participant.


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