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The Largest Photography Event in Israel Returns!
12 days | 25 exhibitions | 200 artists from all over the world | 25 special events | 15 social exhibitions
This year, the festival’s theme is devoted to “Identity” on its wide spectrum of manifestations, from gender identity, through personal identity, to cultural identity and political identity and more. The event will take place in Tel Aviv from November 22 - December, 1st. For more information see:

"Sommerkino" Exhibition Opening

"Sommerkino" - bright summer moments in November: exhibition opening presenting some of the works of plainpicture photographer Mia Takahara.

Georg-Koppmann-Award for Hamburg Urban Photography

Hamburg introduces a new photo award: The "Georg Koppmann Award for Hamburg City Photography" will be offered for the first time aiming at professional photographers and graduates of photo courses at colleges, universities and academies. It is awarded for an artistic-documentary examination of the cityscape of Hamburg and its changes. The work should develop an independent photographic perspective on the city as a living space and place of residence and deal with its processes of change.
Call for Entries until November, 30th 2018

Support Programme of the Institut pour la Photographie

The Institut pour la photographie is launching the first edition of its research and creation support programme on the theme ‘Photography, object of dissemination’.  It awards four annual grants required to research, create and complete the selected projects and is open to doctoral students, university and independent researchers, exhibition curators and artists, regardless of age or nationality.
Deadline for applications: 30 November 2018

Fragmente - Hamburg

Hannah H. Häseker, Marie Hoffmann, Theresa Pistorius, Jane Zajaczek - four young photographers show: Fragmente, work in progress: continued, rethought, new photographs added ... They show a unique signature in their photographic works ranging from very artistic, experimental material and identity studies to photographic narratives that seem to come from another era.
enfant Artspace Hamburg, Pilatuspool 19
Opening: November 2nd, 2018, 7 p.m.
Exhibition: 02.11. - 23.11.2018

Podcast eines Fotoproduzenten - Interview

Robert Kneschke im Gespräch mit Roman über die Gründung und Anfangszeit von plainpicture, Gründe für Bildablehnungen, Themen-Trends und Tipps für die Fotografenbewerbung bei der Agentur.
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LensCulture Black & White Photography Awards

Our world exists in vibrant color but it was with black & white images that we first documented and responded to it through photography. More than a century and a half later, black and white photography continues to hold a prominent place in our hearts and imaginations. LensCulture introduces the Black & White Photography Awards, a reflection of our own long-held love for the simplicity and evocative power of these images.
Deadline for Entries: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

plainpicture COLOUR SEARCH

Discover an inspirational world of colour with the plainpicture colour search.
Part 2: moving from violet to green. See more on "search filters"


Shared memories are at the centre of the 25-year anniversary of Fotomuseum Winterthur: For the jubilee exhibition, "25 Years! Shared Histories, Shared Stories", friends and colleagues who have accompanied the museum along the way were asked to choose their favourite works from its collection.
Exhibition: 20 October 2018 – 10 February, 2019
Opening:Friday, 19 October, 6-9pm

Photo Marseille


34 events - 19 places - 60 exposed photographers

From October 11, 2018 to January 26, 2019, more than thirty photo events are waiting for you, a real journey in the city of Marseille to meet the photographers of today.
On the program: exhibitions, screenings, meetings, conferences ...

Photo: Shinji Nagabe