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LUMA Rencontres - DUMMY BOOK AWARD Arles 2019

Since 2015, the Rencontres d’Arles has offered an award supporting the publication of a dummy book. This prize, with a production budget of €25,000, is open to any new photographer or artist using photography, submitting a previously unpublished dummy book. Special attention is paid to experimental and innovative forms of publishing.

Foam Talent Call 2019

Foam Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam has annualy put a group of emerging photographers in a spotlight on the world stage via the Foam Talent Call. The call is one of the most prestigious international open calls for photographers between the ages of 18 and 35 and the moment for Foam to gain insight into the current state of affairs in photography around the world.

Submission Deadline: 17 March 2019, 11:59 PM

photographer: Valentine Bo

The Fence - An outdoor photography exhibition series

The FENCE is a large-scale traveling photography exhibition reaching over 8 million visitors annually through open-air exhibitions in 8 cities across North America. Photographers of all levels are
invited to submit work for consideration by the jury. The submitted work should fit one or more of our 7 thematic categories: Home, Streets, People, Creatures, Nature, Play, and Food.
Submission deadline: March 11th, 2019

Photography: Griselda San Martin

Spuren - Perspektiven zu Migration und Heimat

In Zeiten, in denen die Nachrichten von Flucht, Krieg und der Diskussion um Asyl und Bleiberecht bestimmt werden und sich Menschen in diffusem Unwohlsein abgrenzen,haben sich fünf Student*innen von "EVA, Schule für Fotografie" in Hamburg auf die Spurensuche zu ihren eigenen Wurzeln gemacht. Begleitet wurde das Projekt durch die plainpicture Fotografin Barbara Dombrowski.
Präsentation bei Moorburg Art am Samstag, 09.02.2019 von 1.00 bis 17.00 Uhr

Exposure - Alberta's Photography Festival

The mission of Exposure Alberta Photography Festival is to generate participation in photographic image making and to engage practitioners, photo professionals, and audiences in dialogue about the medium, its past, present and future. Like photography itself, Exposure embraces a broad audience, including beginners and experienced image makers, amateurs and professionals, and photographers of all ages and interest levels.
All over Alberta province

Color Award January 2019

The Independent Photographer Competition Awards welcomes submissions from all photographers. It's aim is to bring exposure to talented and unique photographers from all over the world, whether in aesthetic, narrative, technical or formal terms.
“Color! What a deep and mysterious language, the language of dreams.” – Paul Gauguin Cool or warm, soft or vivid, how can subtle shades of colors affect mood and our perception of a scene?
Award winners will see their images exhibited at the CLB gallery, Berlin.
Deadline: 31 January 2019

Happy New Year!

... and may your wishes come true! Happy New Year!
Image by plainpicture photographer Kai Peters.

X-Mas Greetings

Enjoy your Christmas holidays!
Put in scene by plainpicture photographer Ulrike Piringer


The Award is one of the richest photography competitions in the German-speaking world. It honours work that demonstrates a love of photography and the highest standards of image quality.
The submission period for the Felix Schoeller Photo Award's 2019 edition will start at 01.01.2019

BJP - International Photography Award

British Journal of Photography and the judging panel, comprised of key industry leaders, aim to award and promote a body of work that has a distinct narrative, and feature images from a compelling project on any topic. The chosen photographer will then be awarded with a solo show in the renowned contemporary art gallery TJ Boulting, based in Fitzrovia, London UK.
Deadline: 20 December 2018 – 4pm GMT

Copyright: Juno Calypso, Winner BJP IPA 2016