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Deadline September 12th: FotoWeek DC 4th Annual International Awards Competition

FotoWeek DC
International Award Competition 2011
Deadline: Monday, September 12, 2011

FotoWeek DC’s fourth Annual International Awards Competition is looking for extraordinary images! The 2011 competition will honor professional and emerging photographers from our region and from around the world.”

Click here to see the list of jurors.

Single Image: Photojournalism/Social Documentary, Commercial, Fine Art, Contemporary Life, Travel, Portrait, The Natural World
Portfolio: Photojournalism/Social Documentary, Fine Art, The Natural World
Student Portfolio: A series of related images (minimum 3, maximum 9) that represents a cohesive body of work by a student (age 18 or older, currently enrolled in an accredited academic program). May include photo illustration, manipulated imagery, photo collage.
Multimedia: Work that may include still photography, video, sound and graphics to either communicate a reality-based narrative story or is freely expressionistic. May include photo illustration, manipulated imagery, photo collage.
Mobile Phone: 1) Spirit of Washington: With one image, capture the spirit and essence of Washington DC. Find that visual expression of what makes this city, our nation’s capital, unique among American cities. May include photo illustration, manipulated imagery, photo collage. 2) General Submissions: May include photo illustration, manipulated imagery, photo collage. All Mobile Phone entries must be captured using a mobile device.

1-4 single images: $20 each
5-9 single images: $16 each
10 or more images: $12 each

Portfolio of 3-9 images: $75
Multimedia entry: $30 per entry
Mobile phone image: $6.95 each

To submit visit FotoWeek DC’s website here.

Lens Culture FotoFest Paris: Meeting Place Portfolio Reviews Registration Now Open and Call for Entries

Lens Culture FotoFest Paris 2011
November 7, 8 & 9, 2011

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the International Portfolio Reviews & Meeting Place for Photographers

“Hosted at the Spéos Paris Photographic Institute, Lens Culture FotoFest Paris 2011 will bring together 130 photographers and 40 international photography experts for 3 full days of productive, stimulating meetings. Last year, photographers and reviewers from 32 countries participated. The event offers all participants tremendous opportunities to share knowledge, connections and insights.

Lens Culture FotoFest Paris takes place immediately before Paris Photo — the world’s largest international fair and marketplace for contemporary photography.

Paris is one of the world’s capitals for photography, so there is always a lot of inspiration to be discovered in galleries, museums and other venues throughout the city, as well.”

Click here for more information about the reviews and here for the list of reviewers.

Call for Entries: Lens Culture International Exposure Awards

Photography and Multimedia Awards
Deadline: Sturday, September 17, 2011

Lens Culture International Exposure Awards discover, reward, and promote talented, new, emerging and established photographers and multimedia creators from around the world.  We’re looking for exciting work from every continent, and from diverse points of view: documentary, fine art, nature, photojournalism, activism, street photography, sports, fashion, poetic, personal, abstract and human.  A stellar international jury of photography experts will review and judge every entry submitted.”

There are three categories for awards in 2011:

  • Multimedia: $75 for a feature no more than 8 minutes long
  • Portfolio: $75 for 5-15 images
  • Single Image: $35 for 1 image

There will also be 25 Honorable Mention Awards.

To learn more about each category, the prizes and submission guidelines click here.


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