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plainpicture magazine cover Mare

The latest German magazine "Mare" on Fate, Fortune and Misfortune - cover image by plainpicture photographer Jérome Gerull.

plainpicture X-Mas News

The latest plainpicture newsletter: Order single image or plainPack by 21 DEC 2021 and let us know your design gift choice.

Portrait of Humanity 2021

Capturing the moments that make us what we are - Following a year of unprecedented global struggle, Portrait of Humanity 2021 is set to be more impactful than ever before. 30 winning images and three winning bodies of work will be part of a major internationally-touring exhibition.

Deadline: 2 December 2021

plainpicture new photographer Dusica Paripovic

Passion in photography images by new plainpicture photographer Dusica Paripovic.

New English book covers

New Edition of the Inspector Montalbano series by Andrea Camilleri - cover images by plainpicture photographers Thomas Lemmler, Peer Hanslik, miguel sobreira.

plainpicture photographer Jean Marmeisse

Stills in sepia seen and captured by plainpicture photographer Jean Marmeisse.

ITSLIQUID - Photographer of the Month

ITSLIQUID Group officially presents PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH, a competition open to all photographers of any level worldwide and established to increase and develop the art market and the dialogue between collectors, art critics, journalists and art lovers. The winners will be featured on ITSLIQUID Platform, promoted extensively worldwide and considered for any upcoming curatorial projects of ITSLIQUID Group.

ongoing competition - monthly deadlines

photo: Vicky Martin (UK) - PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE MONTH – MAY 2021

plainpicture pure photography

Pure moments - images by plainpicture photographers Ole Spata, Jean Marmeisse, Dave Wall, Lohfink.

plainpicture book cover in Europe

Some new book covers around Europe using images by plainpicture photographers Reilika Landen, Hanka Steidle and Christian Diehl.


The Monochrome Awards is primarily aimed at people of whom photography is a passion and a way of life. The connection of Black and White Photography with tradition and timeless values is beyond contestation. Over a dozen categories allow entrants to specify definitions of photographic specializations and their large diversity allows adequate representation of photographers in several key areas.


photo: Mark Boyd