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Editorial Photographer Income Survey

In an effort to gather data on the general income ranges of Editorial Still Photographers around the world Jim Pickerell / Selling Stock created an online survey. The survey will close in mid-October. After that he will do a comprehensive analysis of the data and make the results available Free of Charge at

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Photoszene-Festival Cologne

With 87 exhibitions, Internationale Photoszene Köln is uniting photography protagonists in one strong alliance once again, many and varied though their approaches to photography may be: the medium’s multifacetedness is precisely where Photoszene Köln’s focus and strength lies.
21. - 30. September 2018 on various locations


Photography to end all photography - Photography has always been closely linked to the reality it depicts. But what does it look like when, in the digital age, artists create photographs that are the result of serious manipulation on a computer? The Photography Biennale 2018 gives us an impression of post-photographic photography.
31.8.2018 – 30.12.2018

3rd Grant of Photography, Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography

The Biennial´s Grant has been conceived to fund and support photographers working on documentary, editorial and fine art projects. The Grant provides funding by means of a monthly stipend during one semester helping worldwide photographers to further their body of work, and advancing in their photography projects, both ongoing and to be completed.  
Guidelines and application
FINAL deadline: September 4, 2018

Contest "The Fashion Nude"

Fashion dresses up while Nude undresses. This theme raises the question of the envelope, both physical and artificial. Visible and hidden: What can we or must we show? This new contest launched by the Normal Magazine is aiming to show an artistic, divers approach to this subject. It is open to all enthusiasts, experienced professionals, students, masters or enlighted amateurs.
Send your selection to:
Deadline for entries: September 30th, 2018

Ray 2018 - photography projects Frankfurt/RheinMain

The international photography Triennial RAY Fotografieprojekte Frankfurt/RheinMain returns between 24 May and 9 September 2018 to present outstanding contemporary photography and related media at over ten venues in Frankfurt and the region.
RAY 2018 presents outstanding examples of contemporary photogaphy at over ten venues in  Frankfurt and the Rhine/Main region.


Zuhause | Home - for some a feeling, for others a place or a person. The subject triggers individual attitutes for each recipient.
The Vonovia Award for Photography invites up-and-coming and established photographers to interpret the theme of "home" in an artistic, conceptual or documentary way.
Deadline is 31 August 2018.

Open for Entries – The LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2018!

Seeking 50 of the World’s Best Emerging Photographers
LensCulture Emerging Talent Awards 2018  is opened, searching for the world’s top emerging photographers! Work from all cultures, all points of view, and all ages around the world is accepted. Awards include an exhibition in New York City, exposure to global Lensculture audience of 3 million, inclusion in the 3rd international photobook, projection at international festivals, and more.

FORMAT19 Open Call

Take part in the next edition of FORMAT International Photography Festival
Send work that considers the endless moment of FOREVER, from the archive to the most contemporary and conceptual projects, including long term researched documentary; multimedia; VR; moving image; installation; publications; web-based; interactive; performance; participatory; mobile; interactive; and conceptual.
Early Bird offer ends 31st July

Open Walls Arles - HOME & AWAY

854 Media & British Journal of Photography are inviting both emerging & established photographers, from all over the world, to submit work to OpenWalls Arles, an exhibition responding to the theme ‘HOME & AWAY’. This theme should be interpreted freely; showing images that capture the sense of belonging, escapism or identity. Submissions will be judged as a single image. 50 shortlisted images will be shown at Galerie Huit Arles during Les Rencontres d’Arles 2019!
Deadline: Tuesday, 13 September 2018 – 4pm BST

Photo: Christopher Bethell