ONE WEEK LEFT TO ENTER – Renaissance Photography Prize 2014
The Renaissance Photography Prize is an international photography award celebrating emerging and established talent and raising money to support younger women with breast cancer. Enter now to get your work seen by some of the most highly regarded photography critics, and the chance to win £6,000 worth of prizes in total and international exposure. The 60 finalist and shortlisted photographs will be exhibited at Getty Images Gallery in London, UK.
Photographers can enter single images and/or series of work and the competition is open to everyone worldwide. And the good news is it’s all for a good cause. All profit from your entry fee is donated to Lavender Trust at Breast Cancer Care (registered charity number 1017658), a charity which is dedicated to supporting younger women with breast cancer. Since Renaissance launched in 2007 it has raised £230,000.
Simon Bainbridge – British Journal of Photography
Emma Bowkett – FT Weekend Magazine
Bruno Ceschel – Self Publish, Be Happy
Tom Hind- Getty Images
Chris Littlewood – Flowers Gallery London
Martin Parr – Photographer
Simon Roberts – Photographer
Sophie Wright – Magnum Photos
Single – Submit unlimited single images
£15 for 1 photograph
£25 for up to 3
£40 for up to 6
Series – Submit 5-8 photographs from a body of work + project statement
£50 per series
Single Image: Transition – Belonging – Expression
All entrants receive a 20% discount on digital C type printing from Metro Imaging, valid until the competition deadline.
Contest Prize & TERMS
Best Series: £1000 + £700 Metro Imaging printing/framing + 3 x portfolio reviews (worth £100) + 2 hour one-to-one mentor session - Self Publish, Be Happy (worth £100)
Category Prizes: £500 + portfolio review £100 Calumet photographic supplies voucher
Runner Up Prize £500 + portfolio review £100 Calumet photographic supplies voucher
All photographers selected for exhibition will also receive the 2014 Exhibition Catalogue
ELIGIBILITY: Open to All
JPEG files of no more than 1800 pixels on the longest side, and not more than 2MB in file size Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.
COPYRIGHT: By submitting images to the Competition, you confirm and warrant that:
you are the sole author of each Entry and that it is your original work;
you own the copyright and any other intellectual property rights of each image;
you have the permission of those pictured in the image (or, where the image shows any persons under 18, the consent of their parent/guardian) for the usage rights required in the section on licensing below and will indemnify the Organisers against any claims made by any third parties in respect of such infringement;
you have not licensed or disposed of any rights in the image that would conflict with uses to be made in the licensing section below; and
you have received any necessary permissions from the owner(s) of buildings included in submitted images for the usage rights required by the licensing section below and will indemnify the Organisers against any claims made by any third parties in respect of such infringement.
You retain copyright of your Entries.
USAGE RIGHTS: By entering the Competition, you grant Renaissance and its supporting partners a non-exclusive, irrevocable license to reproduce, enlarge, publish or exhibit, on any media, the images for any purpose solely and exclusively to promote the Competition, Exhibition and Awards Ceremony from the time of entry and for a period of 5 years after the close of the Competition. This may include, but is not limited to:
magazine coverage of the Competition and Exhibition;
inclusion in a catalogue;
display at the exhibition or any connected exhibitions;
on renaissancephotography.org website and on the websites of sponsors and supporters;
in advertisements used to promote the Competition; and
for use in press releases to be distributed to national, regional & specialist press giving information about or promoting this and subsequent Renaissance competitions.