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German book covers

Some German book covers using images by plainpicture photographers BY, mia takahara, LUXart.

World Press Photo 2021 Photo Contest

Connecting the world to the stories that matter: The annual World Press Photo Contest rewards photographers for the best single exposure pictures contributing to the past year of visual journalism. Whether entered as singles or stories, these pictures are judged in terms of their accurate, fair, and visually compelling insights about our world.
Open until 12 January 2021

Photo: Esther Horvath - Singles, 1st Prize 2020

plainpicture image series - stills

Flower and blossom - fragile beauty arranged by plainpicture photographer Sabine Bungert.

German book cover

Michel Houellebecq's latest book "Ein bisschen schlechter: Neue Interventionen" just published at Dumont publishers in Germany.
Cover photography by plainpicture photographer ballyscanlon

plainpicture image series - copy space

Copy Space - Letter your plainpicture image!

Open Call Photo Award – The Independent Photographer

Regardless of genres, The Independent Photographer Award encouragea all photographers to share their best images. Fine art, landscape, street, documentary, portrait, still life & more:
There are no boundaries and photographers are free to submit any kind of work.

Deadline: 31 December 2020

New plainpicture photographer: Hergen Schimpf

Lost spaces found by plainpicture photographer Hergen Schimpf.

Louis Roederer Discovery Award 2021

The Rencontres d’Arles has associated the Louis Roederer Discovery Award with galleries and opened it up to all exhibition venues. Through their work spotting new talent, galleries, arts centers, artist-run spaces, independent venues and institutions are often the first to support emerging artists. Now they can propose an exhibition project by an artist they believe in and whose work has been recently discovered or deserves to be by an international audience. Ten projects will be shortlisted and featured at the next Rencontres d’Arles.


New book covers in France

Some French book covers using plainpicture photography by Iris Loonen, Thordis Rüggeberg and Stephen Webster.

New images are online

The latest edition is online - brand new images by plainpicture photographers.