Seeking the New Photographic Portrait!

The LensCulture Portrait Awards is the 2nd annual call for international portrait photography. The importance of portraiture is present in cultures across the world, illustrating the power and endurance of human connection. With over 145 countries represented on LensCulture, in over 15 languages, we’re seeking new global perspectives on the modern day portrait. This is an open call for portrait photography from around the world. 6 winners, 8 Juror’s Picks and 25 finalists will be chosen.

Open to all types of portrait photography from around the world!

Winners can receive:

  • Exposure to over 500 photo industry insiders: curators, gallerists, editors, creative directors and publishers.
  • Be included in video projections at photo festivals around the world.
  • Over $22,000 in awards and opportunities for photographers to gain massive global exposure and career-changing recognition.
  • Chance for immediate exposure in the LensCulture Competition Gallery.

Deadline: Monday 2 March 2015

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Wildlife Photographer of the year 2015 – Now open for entries!

Calling young, amateur and professional photographers worldwide, the 51st competition is now open for entries until 26 February 2015.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year harnesses the power of photography to inspire greater understanding of the natural world, challenging perceptions and encouraging change to preserve the beauty and diversity of Earth for future generations.
We champion ethical wildlife photography, specifically the representation of the natural world as faithfully as possible, free from excessive digital manipulation, with honesty in all captioning, and total regard for the welfare of the animals and their environment.
We are at the forefront of contemporary photography, recognising and rewarding artistic composition, narrative form and technical excellence.

So put nature in the frame and take part in the world’s most prestigious nature photography event.

Deadline: Thursday 26 February

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