Fatemeh Behboudi: Finalist in the 2019 Aftermath Grant | LENSCRATCH The Aftermath Project is a non-profit organization committed to telling the other half of the story of conflict — the story of what it takes for individuals to learn to live again, to rebuild destroyed lives and homes, to restore civil societies, to address the […]
Glenna Gordon: Winner of the 2019 Aftermath Grant | LENSCRATCH The Aftermath Project is a non-profit organization committed to telling the other half of the story of conflict — the story of what it takes for individuals to learn to live again, to rebuild destroyed lives and homes, to restore civil societies, to address the […]
On Photo Contest Controversy & Criticism – PhotoShelter Blog When money and prestige is on the line, some photographers will find a way to cheat, steal and lie to win. Photo contests have unfortunately been plagued with scandals ranging from image manipulations to questions about authenticity and ethics in dealing with a subject.
Consider the Photo Contest Jury – PhotoShelter Blog We recently launched the PhotoShelter Guide to Photo Contests 2019 – our annual look at contests around the world that we think are worth your consideration. And while our suggestions this year were heavily weighted towards contests with large cash prizes (a decision primarily motivated by contest […]
New Guide! The 2019 Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests – PhotoShelter Blog It’s time to admit that photo contests are not all created equal. In previous years, we rounded up roughly 40 of the top photo contests to provide deadlines, prize information, and more. This year we departed a bit from that approach and narrowed […]
Information is Beautiful Awards 2018: The Winners — Information is Beautiful Awards Let’s raise a glass to dataviz that pushes boundaries, illuminates truth, and celebrates beauty. Thank you to everyone who joined us on the Information is Beautiful Awards journey this year – now see which entries took home trophies at tonight’s spectacular ceremony.
Andrei Stenin Photo Contest Celebrates Young Photojournalists The Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest celebrates the work of young professional photojournalists.
Glenna Gordon’s “American Women” Wins Aftermath Grant | PDNPulse Glenna Gordon has won the 2019 Aftermath Grant for her project “American Women,” the non-profit Aftermath Project announced today. Gordon plans to use the $25,000 grant to expand on her recent series “American Women of the Far Right” to cover women fighting for social justice. The […]
“For African visual journalists, entering the World Press Photo Contest is an opportunity to break… As the World Press Photo Contests are now open for entries, we speak with photographer Joana Choumali about her experience as a former jury member, and the role of diversity in visual storytelling today.
The Winning Photos of the 2018 Nat Geo Photo Contest National Geographic just announced the winners of the prestigious 2018 National Geographic Photo Contest. Photographer Jassen Todorov stood out from nearly 10,000 entries and was honored with the top prize for his photo “Unreal,” which shows thousands of recalled cars sitting in a desert.
Shadman Shahid – No Quarter « burn magazine Shadman Shahid was the recipient of the 2018 Emerging Photographer Fund and was granted $10,000 for this essay. Burn Magazine revolves around the EPF and it is our most important curatorial contribution to the oftentimes chaotic landscape of photography today. Most importantly, our mission is to give recognition […]
Tabitha Barnard – Cult of Womanhood « burn magazine Growing up in a small town in rural Maine, my contact with others was limited. I was raised alongside three sisters and lived in a close-knit religious culture where sexuality was never mentioned. As children we created elaborate fantasy games and tried to find every Bible […]
The Emerging Photographer Fund 2018 – The Winners « burn magazine No quarter speaks about the victims of domestic violence in Bangladesh. It takes the form of a docu-fiction about Alo and Sagor, a couple who have been in an abusive relationship for more than 20 years.
Jürgen Schadeberg receives the 2018 Leica Hall of Fame Award – Leica Rumors “With a stunning collection of lifeworks spanning more than seventy years, including his world-famous photo of Nelson Mandela looking through the bars of his former prison cell, Jürgen Schadeberg has never lost his humanistic view of the world. Many of his pictures […]
Announcing the Winners of the 2018 Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards! – Feature Shoot After reviewing hundreds of phenomenal submissions from photographers working across the globe, we’re thrilled to announce the ten winners of the 4th Annual Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards. One up-and-coming photographer, selected by Feature Shoot Founder Alison Zavos, will receive a […]
Winners of 2018 Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards Announced | PDNPulse The three winners of the 2018 Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards were announced on Friday in Paris. Laia Abril won Photobook of the Year for On Abortion, her visual chronicle of how access to abortion has affected women’s lives both historically and in contemporary […]
The 2018 National Geographic Photo Contest – The Atlantic National Geographic magazine’s annual photo contest is still open for entries for just a couple more days, with the deadline for submissions coming up on November 15. The grand-prize winner this year will receive $5,000—all winners will be announced in December. The folks at National Geographic […]
Scuba Diving Magazine’s 2018 Underwater Photo Contest Winners | Scuba Diving he underwater photo contest continues to be one of our favorite issues to produce here at Scuba Diving magazine. With this year’s reader photo contest, you’ve done it again — completely blown us away. For the 14th year, we’ve asked underwater photographers of all […]
Getty Images Announces Winners of $15K Reportage Grants | PDNPulse The inaugural Getty Images Reportage Grants of $15,000 were awarded to Rose Marie Cromwell, Giulio Di Sturco and Léonard Pongo, Getty Images announced today. The grants are given to photographers to help them pursue a long-term documentary project “of both personal and journalistic significance,” Getty […]
Finalists in the 2018 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards Each year to promote wildlife conservation, the folks behind The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards select the funniest photos of animals doing goofy things from hundreds of entries from around the world. The Guardian has a selection of photos from 2018’s finalists.