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All About Photo Awards – The Mind’s Eye

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« To take photographs means to recognize - simultaneously and within a fraction of a second - both the fact itself and the rigorous organization of visually perceived forms that give it meaning. It is putting one's head, one's eye and one's heart on the same axis. »

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Our first ever All About Photo Awards invites photographers from around the world to unfold their visual emotions. In reference to Henri Cartier-Bresson’s photo essay, The Mind’s Eye outlines depth and thoughts behind each image.

Prizes:
Winners will receive $20,000 in cash awards, extensive press coverage and global recognition.

Grand prize: $10,000
2nd prize: $5,000
3rd prize: $2,500
4th prize: $1,500
5th prize: $1,000

All winners will have their work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in San Francisco in May 2016.
A selection of entrants of particular merit will also be invited to display their work in the Winners Gallery of www.all-about-photo.com.

Julia Fullerton-Batten: Photographer
Frank Horvat: Photographer
Ann Jastrab: Gallery Director RayKo Photo Center
Ed Kashi: Photojournalist, Filmmaker and Educator. VII Photo Agency
Jules Maeght : Founder and Gallery Director Jules Maeght
Klavdij Sluban : Photographer & Educator
Keiichi Tahara : Photographer, Sculptor and Painter of Light
Cara Weston : Photographer & Curator
& Sandrine Hermand-Grisel: Founder All About Photo & Photographer

Quick Q&A

Who can enter?
All About Photo Awards, The Mind’s Eye is open to all individuals who have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry. It is open to professional and amateur photographers alike.

How many photos can I enter?
Up to 20 images

What is the cost of participating?
$30 for 3 images.
$5 for each additional image.

Is there a theme?
No. What your mind sees and decides to photograph is totally up to your intuition.

What can I win?

The First Place winner will receive:
US$10,000 cash prize
Title: All About Photo Photographer of the Year
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Second Place winner will receive:
US$5,000 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Third Place winner will receive:
US$2,500 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Fourth Place winner will receive:
US$1,500 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery on May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Fifth Place winner will receive:
US$1,000 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery on May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

In addition, a selection of entrants of particular merit will be invited to display their work on the website www.all-about-photo.com

How do I send my images?
Create a FREE profile at www.callforentry.org (CaFÉ)
Upload images to your portfolio
Apply to this call.

What size and format should I upload photos in?
Images should be no smaller than 1920 pixels and no larger than 5MB. Images should be in JPEG. All images must be saved in RGB.

What about Copyright?
All About Photo recognizes you, the author of the image, retain full ownership of the copyright of each entry.

Who pays taxes?
The winner is responsible for paying any taxes in his/her country.

When is the deadline for sending in submissions?
The deadline for entering the competition is January 31st, 2016 12 pm MDT

When will the winners be announced?
The winners will be notified by email around March 15, 2016
Winning images will be available online at www.all-about-photo.com after March 31, 2016.

By entering the All About Photo Awards you accept the Terms and Conditions.

Fees:

Paid

Prizes:

The First Place winner will receive:
US$10,000 cash prize
Title: All About Photo Photographer of the Year
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Second Place winner will receive:
US$5,000 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Third Place winner will receive:
US$2,500 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery in May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Fourth Place winner will receive:
US$1,500 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery on May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

The Fifth Place winner will receive:
US$1,000 cash prize
Work showcased at Jules Maeght Gallery on May 2016
Work showcased on the online Winners Gallery
International Exposure and Press

In addition, a selection of entrants of particular merit will be invited to display their work on the website www.all-about-photo.com

Eligibility:

Open to all

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

COPYRIGHT: All About Photo recognizes you, the author of the image, retain full ownership of the copyright in each Entry.

USAGE RIGHTS: All entrants understand that any image submitted to the competition may be used by All About Photo (AAP), and its Event Partners, for marketing and promotional purposes of the event only. AAP will always notify the owner of the photograph before any publication or inclusion is made. Each photographer retains copyright of his or her images, and proper credit lines will be attributed to each photographer when exhibited or screened anywhere by AAP. Any failure to provide such credit line shall not be deemed to be a breach, as long as AAP uses its reasonable endeavors to rectify such failure within a reasonable period from the date of notice of such failure

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