Enter the 2014 PDN Photo Annual Competition, the No.1 photo competition of the year, for a chance to win over $40,000 in awards and prizes.
Have your work seen by influential Photo Editors, Designers, Art Buyers and Galleriests. Plus winners will have their work showcased in PDN and get an invite to our Photo Annual Party.
CORPORATE DESIGN/ PHOTO PRODUCTS/ SELF-PROMO PIECES
Contest consists of two (2) rounds of evaluation. In Round One, a panel of Photo District News® experts in photography (the “Judges”) will each review a portion of the entries and select a group of entries in each Category to proceed to Round Two. In Round Two, the Judges will collectively select, from among the entries selected in Round One, a winner in each Category. Limit one prize per winner.
Contest Prize & TERMS
Winners will be included in the June issue of PDN with an additional 5,000 issues sent to our list of photo industry professionals.
Winners will also be included in an extended Photo Annual gallery on www.pdnonline.com and promoted through our social media channels.
Get invited to the exclusive Photo Annual Party in New York City.
All winners receive an official winner's seal.
$15,000 Arnold Newman Prize for new directions in Photographic Portraiture.
The Marty Forscher Fellowship Fund cash prize awarded to one professional and a student winner.
PDN Publisher's Choice Award of $1,500 cash and a one-page promo ad in PDN.
Selected photographers will receive magazine subscriptions, a PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo VIP Pass and a Photoserve portfolio ($860 value).
ELIGIBILITY: International / 18+
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COPYRIGHT: Each submitted photograph, in its entirety, must be a single work of original material taken by the Contest entrant. By entering the Contest, entrant represents, acknowledges and warrants that the submitted photograph is an original work created solely by the entrant, that the photograph does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim or interest in the photograph.
USAGE RIGHTS: By participating, ALL ENTRANTS grant the Sponsors and their designees, licensees or affiliates (the "Authorized Parties") a non-exclusive, worldwide license, through June 30, 2016, to reproduce, distribute, display and post the entries online so that viewers may view all competing entries. In addition, each WINNER grants to the Authorized Parties a license for use of his/her winning entry in connection with the Contest and promotion of the Contest, in any media now or hereafter known, including but not limited to, print or digital publication in PDN® magazine showcasing the winners; and promotions related to the contest. Authorized Parties will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such use.
Winners authorize The Photo group to reproduce, distribute, display and create derivative works of the photograph entry in connection with 2014 PDN Photo Annual Contest and promotion of 2014 PDN Photo Annual Contest, in any media now or hereafter known, including but not limited to: publication in PDN® showcasing the winners; The 2014 Photo Contest live gallery; the 2014 Photo Contest Web site and on PDNonline.com; and in exhibits and promotions related to the 2014 PDN Photo Annual Contest.