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The Biennials's Grant: Calling for projects submissions

Planned or unfinished project as well as ongoing and finished to be promoted, are entitled to be submitted. The type and theme is open: all projects are viable: editorial or photojournalism, documentary, fine art, wild life, nature, landscapes, street photography, portraits, environmental, alternative processes including the manufacturing of reality, etc. Images can be in color or B& and W or a mix of both.

Final Registration: June 29, 2017


From the 12th till 28th of May The Lumiere Brothers Center for Photography will run PHOTOBOOKFEST, a large-scaled international event, dedicated to the photobook industry and photographic art in Russia. The festival's programme will consist of exhibition and education blocks, as well as a Photobook dummy contest. (via

from the 12th till 28th of May

Call for Entry: acatech PUNKT

Mit dem PUNKT zeichnet die Deutsche Akademie der Technikwissenschaften herausragende Fotografien mit Technikbezug aus. Das Preisgeld beträgt jeweils 5.000 Euro. 

Deadline: July 24th

New images

New plainpicture images are online:

10. Umweltfotofestival horizonte zingst 2017

Umweltfotofestival "horizonte zingst"

20. Mai bis 5. Juni 2017 

Seestr. 56/57, 18374 Zingst
T 038232-165110

Call for Entry: 200 Best Ad Photographers worldwide


Announcing the FOODPHOTO FESTIVAL 2017, Vejle, Denmark from 18th to 21st of May. 

plainpicture photographer M. Hofstetter will take part with his exhibition "SALON DU CHOCOLAT".

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Le Mois de la Photo du Grand Paris 2017

96 exclusive exhibitions located in 32 communes are presented by art centres, galleries and public institutions. The selection is made up of a large and unprecedented number of contemporary French photographers.

1 Apr – 30 Apr 2017
5/7 Rue de Fourcy
75004 Paris

CALL FOR ENTRIES! Magnum Photography Awards 2017

LensCulture and Magnum Photos are partnering again to produce the second annual Magnum Photography Awards. Photographers working at all levels, of all ages and all cultures are encouraged to take part in this worldwide celebration of talented image-makers!

Open to All Levels in these Categories:
Documentary | Portrait | Street | Fine Art | Photojournalism | Open

Deadline: May 16
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Les Etoiles de la Pub

plainpicture sponsoring the photography prize of the student advertising competition Les Etoiles de la Pub.