Hansgrohe Rings in 111 Years with Worldwide Photo Competition

Company to celebrate water in all its beauty

ALPHARETTA, GA -- Hansgrohe turns 111 years old on June 15, 2012. To celebrate the occasion, the company is sponsoring a major international photo competition and awarding winners around the world. The theme is all about water, naturally, and the number 111. Together with the international publishing house Merian/Travel House Media, the specialists for travel guides, Hansgrohe is searching for the 111 most beautiful water locations around the globe. These places will then be documented in a travel guide.The first 100 water locations will be compiled by Merian/Travel House Media and Hansgrohe, while the remaining 11 will be selected from the competition’s submissions.


Those interested in participating should enter a photograph of his/her favorite water location and describe in a single sentence what makes the place so special. High-resolution photographs of 300dpi suitable for print are eligible for submission and can be uploaded to Hansgrohe’s website, http://www.hansgrohe.com//en/14477.htm. Detailed terms and conditions are also available online.


A panel of expert judges will choose the 11 best motifs, which will be reproduced in the Merian illustrated guidebook. In addition, all submissions qualify for a chance to win one of the 111 fantastic prizes up for grabs. The Grand Prize winner will receive a trip for two to one of the 111 most beautiful water locations, valued at $5,000. The deadline for entry is June 15, 2012. Entry forms are available at http://forms.hansgrohe.de/webforms/files/111-jahre-gewinnspiel/index.php?lang=com-en&site=b2c.