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10TH Annual Alternative Processes Competition

 


Deadline August 27, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility USA   18+  
Prizes First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. Two or more honorable mentions will be given at the discretion of the juror. Winning participants will be listed on our website: www.sohophoto.com.
Entry Fee $40
Description SohoPhotoGallery in New York City is pleased to announce its 10th Annual Alternative Processes Competition. The competition is open to all U.S. residents, age 18 and older, excluding current members of Soho Photo Gallery. Alternative processes include (but are not limited to): Albumen, Cyanotype, Van Dyke Brown, Platinum/Palladium, Gum Bichromate, Bromoil, Salt Print, Tintype, Ziatype, Daguerreotype, Image Transfers, Liquid Emulsion, and Photogravure. Traditional Silver Gelatin Prints, C-Prints and Digital Prints are not eligible; however handmade prints created from digital negatives are welcome.
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SeaScapes Online Art Competition

 


Deadline August 27, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes Winners of the "SeaScapes" Art Exhibition will receive extensive worldwide publicity in the form of email marketing, 70+ press release announcements, 75+ event announcement posts, extensive social media marketing and distribution, in order to make the art world aware of the art exhibition and in particular, the artistís accomplishments. There will also be links back to the artistís website included as part of this award package.

In addition to the above, artists shall also receive a digital Award Certificate, Event Postcard, Event Catalogue, Press Releases and "Leveraging Your Success" marketing materials if they place in this exhibition.
Entry Fee $12
Description Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery announces a call for entries for the gallery's 4th Annual "SeaScapes" Juried Art Competition for the month of August 2014. The gallery invites all 2D and 3D artists (including photography) from around the world to make online submissions for possible inclusion in to the Gallery's September 2014 online group art exhibition.

Call for Artists - SeaScapes Online Art Competition. Light Space & Time encourages entries from artists regardless of where they reside and regardless of their experience or education in the art field to send the gallery their best interpretation of the theme "SeaScapes" by submitting their best representational or non-representational seascape art. For this theme, Seascape subjects would include scenes of coastal living, any ocean activities, seaside vistas and any related seashore subjects. The deadline to apply to this art competition is August 27, 2014
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Wildlife Photography Competition 2014

 


Deadline August 29, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility UK   18+  
Prizes There are great prizes and certificates to be presented at a special awards evening this autumn. The winning photos will be featured in Wild Kent magazine and on our website.
Entry Fee Free
Description Do you think you have the flair and imagination to capture images that reflect the diversity and beauty of Kent's amazing wildlife and landscape? These days you donít need sophisticated camera equipment to achieve some great results.

This is our 7th competition and is free to enter with four categories Ė Fauna, Flora, Landscape, coastline & people, and Junior (17 and under). Closing date for entries is August 29th.

Judging will be by an expert panel chaired by Phil Hurst of the Natural History Photographic Unit. Winners will be notified by September 30th.
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8th Annual Media ICONS Juried Photography Contest & Exhibit 2014

 


Deadline August 29, 2014
Theme Digital DELAWARE COUNTY - MAN-MADE
Eligibility Open to all Photographers   18+  
Prizes One First Place prize of $300
One Second Place prize of $150
Two Honorable Mentions of $75
Entry Fee $35 for up to 3 images
Description Media ICONS is an annual juried photography contest that seeks to draw unique photographs from local and regional artists, amateur and professional, with a focus on the town of Media, PA, and all of Delaware County. Photographs may depict any subject matter as long as it was in Delaware County and/or the Borough of Media at the time the photograph was taken.

Creativity is encouraged, and the theme "Man-made" will be up to the photographer to interpret. Photographers may originate from any location but must depict subject matter within Delaware County PA, including the Borough of Media. Include a brief statement with each submission to describe the subject matter and its relationship to the Borough of Media and/or Delaware County. Special consideration will be given to those unique images that not only exemplify good composition and photography, but also depict a viewpoint of Media and Delaware County that is unique to our town or community. Previous submissions to Media ICONS are not permitted.
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The International Photography Awards Competition

 


Deadline August 30, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility International   18+  
Prizes THE WINNER OF PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARD WILL RECEIVE:

Lucie Statue
$10,000 cash prize, provided by AtEdge
Work exhibited in Best of Show exhibition
Two complimentary tickets to the Lucie Awards
Work screened at the Lucie Awards
Published in the IPA Annual
Press release and newsletter announcements to over 50,000 IPA members

THE WINNER OF DISCOVERY OF THE YEAR WILL AWARD Will RECEIVE :

Lucie Statue
$5,000 cash prize
Work exhibited in Best of Show exhibition
Two complimentary tickets to the Lucie Awards
Work screened at the Lucie Awards
Published in the IPA Annual
Press release and newsletter announcements to over 50,000 IPA members

THE WINNER OF DEEPER PERSPECTIVE OF THE YEAR AWARD WILL RECEIVE:

Lucie Statue
$5,000 cash prize, provided by American Society of Media Photographers
Two complimentary tickets to the Lucie Awards
Work screened at the Lucie Awards
Published in the IPA Annual
Press release and newsletter announcements to over 50,000 IPA members

THE WINNER OF MOVING IMAGE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR AWARD WILL RECEIVE:

Lucie Statue
$2,500 cash prize
Two complimentary tickets to the Lucie Awards
Work screened at the Lucie Awards
Published in the IPA Annual
Press release and newsletter announcements to over 50,000 IPA members
Entry Fee Single Image: from $15 for Students to $35 for Professionals.
Description 2014 International Photography Awards is now accepting submissions. Submit by March 30, 2014 and receive a 10% early bird discount. The IPA Competition receives over 10,000 entries annually from over 65 countries worldwide. The competition has grown to be one of the most respected and prestigious in the world. The International contest is composed of eleven categories in each, professional and non-professional divisions.
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Professional Photographer of the Year 2014

 


Deadline August 31, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility UK   18+  
Prizes Each winner will receive a professionally produced print of their winning image, a specially designed and created logo they can use for the marketing purposes on their stationary, social media or website, and will be invited to the exclusive awards night with magazine staff, judges, the other category winners, the competition sponsors and specially selected VIP guests. We will also be printing a PPOTY Special supplement in the January 2015 issue celebrating the winner's images, including an interactive multimedia version that will be emailed to magazines purchasers, subscribers and winners.
Entry Fee Free
Description Professional Photographer of the Year is a prestigious award recognised by the big players in the photography industry. There are 14 single image categories and one triple image category, plus there will be an overall winner chosen from the category winners, and that person will win the coveted title of PPOTY 2014.

The Professional Photographer of the Year awards are only open to digital submissions but to all photographers, worldwide.

There are 15 categories, 14 of which require a single image to enter and ONLY the Portfolio category allows three images to be entered. We will shortlist after the deadline and inform winners accordingly. We will celebrate with the winners at an awards ceremony in November 2014, at a location yet to be finalised. The closing date for the competition is: 31 August 2014.
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Magic Moments Photography Competition 2014

 


Deadline August 31, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Open to all photographers   18+  
Prizes You can win one of these three fanastic prizes:

1st - Two nights at the luxurious Water Meadow Cottage based on the Blenheim Estate, private guided tour of Blenheim Palace and Family Annual Pass/Privilege Card.

2nd - An exclusive on location photoshoot with Kate Hopewell Smith at Blenheim Palace and Family Annual Pass/Privilege Card.

3rd - A delicious Champagne Afternoon Tea for two in the Indian Room at Blenheim Palace and Family Annual Pass/Privilege Card.
Entry Fee Free
Description With so much history, a packed events calendar and surrounded by beautiful countryside, Blenheim Palace is a unique and highly popular UK tourist attraction and a World Heritage Site. As well as sharing our national treasure with visitors, the setting also plays host to wedding ceremonies, private events, and many feature films and television documentaries. There is always something new going on at Blenheim Palace and therefore endless moments to capture and memories to make.

Share with us your 'Magic Moment'

We now want you to come and visit Blenheim Palace, capture your 'magic moment' during your visit through photography and then share it with us. Your 'magic moment' may even be chosen by our panel of expert judges to win some fantastic prizes!

What is a 'Magic Moment'?

We envisage a 'magic moment' as anything from a picnic in the park, to a stroll by the lake or a baby taking its first steps on the South Lawn on a balmy summerís day. Any moment of significant sentiment or a happy memory that sticks out in your mind from when you visited Blenheim Palace.
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FEP EMERGING TALENT AWARD

 


Deadline August 31, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Open to students, studying photography.   18+  
Prizes The winner of "The Emerging Talent Award" will receive a certificate. Merit winners (should there be any) will receive a merit certificate. All those who received awards will be invited to collect their prize and FEP will contribute to their travel expenses. The FEP member association representing the country where the winners of the FETA awards are living, may offer free membership as an additional prize. The FETA winner may be also nominated for further international awards, such as the IPC Sophie Smoliar Scholarship Award.
Entry Fee 20,00 EUR per portfolio
Description The award is open to any final year student, studying photography on a 3 years degree or equivalent course "recognised" in that country by the government's educational validation procedures or conforms to that countriesí educational validating procedures in which the institute, College or University is located. Applicants must be under 30 years of age in the year of submission.

- A portfolio of 12 images, together with the application form and the University Course Leader support statement, must be submitted to the FETA Award Chairman Dave Matthews via Dropbox to: dmatfeta@gmail.com.
- Submissions will be on line, and applicants will submit 12 images and will need the support and approval of their University course leader.
- FETA has no "category". Any subject is acceptable but they must "hang together" as a unified collection. It is also recommended that the images tell a story.
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JungleDragon Wildlife Photo contest Summer 2014

 


Deadline August 31, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Open to all photographers   18+  
Prizes Three prizes of $100
Entry Fee Free
Description At JungleDragon, we're planning for a hot and busy summer by organizing the Summer Games! The summer games are 3 nature photography competitions in a row, for the months of June, July and August 2014. Each month, the winner of the best photo is awarded by a jury, and granted a 100$ cash prize.

You must be the copyright owner of the photos you submit, meaning you took the photo.

Your photos must be on topic. This is a wildlife photography website, and so is this contest. Do NOT post photos of people, objects or buildings. They will be deleted. Allowed: photos of natural landscapes, animals, plants and fungi in the wild, in zoos, and in your garden. Pet photos are not allowed.
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The Canberra Times Winter Photo Contest

 


Deadline August 31, 2014
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Australia   18+  
Prizes Have your photos published and share in $1000 of prizes.
Entry Fee Free
Description With Sunday marking the official start of winter, The Canberra Times is kicking off a reader winter photo competition. Following the popularity of this year's autumn readers' photo competition, photographers are invited to share their best cold weather images and have the chance to see their photos published and share in $1000 of prizes.

To enter, send a maximum of three photos to photocomp@canberratimes.com.au as attached JPEG files and include your name, address, phone number, photo title, a description of the photo and the date it was taken.

Photos must be at least 150 kilobytes and not more than one megabyte in size.
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