Deadline May 4th: 8 x 8 PHOTO PARTY at Silver Eye

Silver Eye Center for Photography
Call for Entries: 8 x 8 PHOTO PARTY

Deadline: Saturday, May 4, 2013

“Silver Eye Center for Photography announces a call for entries for our first 8 x 8 PHOTO PARTY, a fabulous showcase and celebration of the photographer in all of us, on Friday, May 17, 2013, 7:00 – 11:00 pm.

This special event features an exhibition and sale of hundreds of 8 x 8 inch photographs submitted from around the world, great food and signature cocktails, DJs spinning all night, vintage photo booths, and much more. All proceeds directly benefit Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh’s nationally acclaimed non-­profit space for contemporary photography. Visit us on Facebook ( after April 1 for event details and ticket information.

Free and Open to Everyone

  • The 8 x 8 PHOTO PARTY exhibition and sale is open to everyone regardless of age or skill level – professionals, amateurs, students, you!
  • There are no entry fees to participate.
  • Only one digital submission per person so select the photograph that best reflects your own creative spirit
  • and unique take on the world.
  • We welcome submissions taken with digital cameras, film cameras, or cell phone cameras.

Entry Process

  • Fill out the registration form completely.
  • Silver Eye Center for Photography will print all images to one consistent size, 7 3⁄4 x 7 3⁄4 inches with a 1⁄4
  • inch white border on all sides.
  • Your image must be square. If you do not have photo-­‐editing software on your computer, we recommend Pixlr ( For smartphone photo-­‐editing software, we recommend Snapseed ( or Camera+ (
  • Your image should be at least 2,000 x 2,000 pixels and saved as a JPG, PNG, or GIF. Rename your image file with your First and Last Name.
  • Submit your registration form and image file via email to Please include your First and Last Name in the subject line of the email.”

Click here to download the submission form and full prospectus (PDF).


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