Description: FOTOFILMIC17 TRAVELING EXHIBITION
VANCOUVER // NEW YORK // PARIS // THESSALONIKI
A Worldview of Emerging Material Practices in Contemporary Photography
1ST WINTER SHORTLIST Submission Deadline: February 28, 2017
FOTOFILMIC17 is the 5th edition of the FotoFilmic International Traveling Exhibition Competition, world’s only global scale call for contemporary material photography presenting a unique and challenging worldview of 21st C. photographic arts rooted in analog, historical and film-based practices.
FOTOFILMIC17 TRAVELING EXHIBITION // The FotoFilmic17 Traveling Exhibition’s roll-back-in-time itinerary will take the work of its 30 winners all the way to the origins across across a longer 4-city itinerary spanning both the New World and the Old Continent from Vancouver, Canada to New York, USA then across the Atlantic to Paris, France, and deep to the historical heart of Europe to Thessaloniki, Greece.
FOTOFILMIC17 CALL // For the next 6 months photographers of all nations aged 18+ are invited to submit their best work, and this year also photo book to the 3 FotoFilmic17 WINTER, SPRING & SUMMER SHORTLIST Calls each selecting & publishing 30 photographers every two months (Jan-Feb, March-April, May-June, 2017). All photographs and books submitted must have been shot either on film in any format or captured analogically. This is an open theme call and submitters can enter up to 10 images (individual images or series) and 1 Photo Book per entry.
JURY // Larry Fink (photographer, USA) // Roger Ballen (photographer, USA) // Raymond Meeks (photographer, USA) // Valérie Cazin (Galerie Binome Director, Paris, France) // Barrie Mowatt (Vancouver Biennale President, Vancouver, BC, Canada) // Ashlyn Davis (Houston Center for Photography Executive Director, Houston, TX, USA) // Kosmas Pavlidis (Stereosis Photography School Co-Founder & Academic Director, Thessaloniki, Greece)
FOTOFILMIC17 AWARDS // 4 International Exhibitions in Vancouver, New York, Paris & Thessaloniki // $1,500 Buschlen Mowatt Nichol Foundation 1st Place Award // $500 BEAU Photo 2nd Place Award // 3rd Place Lomography Camera Kit & ADOX Film Kit Prize // 4th & 5th Place Honorable Mentions & ADOX Film Kit Prizes // 3 SHORTLIST Print Shows at the FotoFilmic//PULP Gallery in Vancouver
Closing Date: 28/February/2017
Contact: Bastien Doria
Park Cameras Calendar Competition 2017 - February
Description: Throughout 2017, Park Cameras is running a Calendar Photography Competition with monthly winners receiving some truly fantastic prizes and having their winning photo in our 2018 Charity Calendar!
The February competition is now open; we're looking for your best image that really epitomises the month - what does February mean to you?
One lucky winner will win a Canon PIXMA PRO-100S A3+ 8-ink colour photo printer worth £375! Two runners up will also win a gorgeous 10x8 inch print of their photos!
Enter now to be in with a chance to win: https://www.parkcameras.com/calendar-competition-2017
Closing Date: 28/February/2017
Contact: Will Ablett
Technicians Make it Happen
Description: Share a photograph of something that a technician will have helped to make happen on either Twitter or Instagram to be in with a chance of winning £1000.
Look around you and find something that technicians will have helped to make. Be creative – we’re talking about almost anything you use or see in your daily life, from your face wash and your trainers to architecture, horticulture, festivals, theatre and cars. Post it on Instagram or Twitter using the hastag #techniciansmakeithappen.
A winner will be announced every month on social media who will receive £25 Amazon vouchers. An overall winner will win £1000 and career mentorship in 2017.
Closing Date: 14/April/2017
Contact: Kate Ford
London Image Festival
Description: The London Image Festival is an annual photography festival showcasing the best in photography.
Closing Date: 09/October/2017
Contact: G. Willis