Deadline: Mar 01, 2018
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: $40

2018 CDS Documentary Essay Prize in Photography

2018 CDS Documentary Essay Prize in Photography

The $3,000 prize from the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University honors the best documentary writing and photography in alternating years. The focus is on current or recently completed work (within the last two years). This year’s prize is for photography. Please provide context for the photographic essay you are submitting, including the duration of your project and whether it is completed or ongoing. Describe your intentions for the work. Also, if some of your images have been published together in essay form, please include information about where and when they appeared and how the essay as submitted for the competition is different (or not).


Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: The upcoming prize competition will be for photography. The winner of the competition receives $3,000 and a feature story in the Center for Documentary Studies’ digital publications. The winner’s work is also placed in the Archive of Documentary Arts at the Rubenstein Library, Duke University. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: Artists retain all copyright to their images. USAGE RIGHTS: By entering the CDS Documentary Essay Prize in Photography, entrants agree and acknowledge that the CDS Documentary Essay Prize has the right to display or reproduce submitted works for promotional and educational purposes in electronic and print materials, with credit to photographer.

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