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Deadline: November 05, 2014
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: $35

Poetics of Light Photo Contest

Poetics of Light Theme: Light  The Poetics of Light juried group photography show at Black Box Gallery will focus on the quality and drama of light in photography. Light is the foundation of great photography and photographers need to know the importance of seeing and controlling the luminosity of light in pictures. Exposure, direction, highlight, shadow and contrast all play a major roll in creating striking and magical pictures.

Black Box provides free printing, matting and framing for all of our exhibitions. The photographers who are selected into the exhibition by the juror will provide a high resolution Tiff or JPEG file for our gallery to print.

Juror: Tricia Hoffman

Tricia Hoffman is a photographer and non-profit arts administrator living in Portland, Oregon. She is currently an MFA candidate at the University of Hartford, Hartford Art School. In addition, she is the Director of Newspace Center for Photography. She has been published in “The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes,” 2nd ed by Christopher James and her work in held in private and corporate collections.

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: Each exhibition will have 24 photographs included by the juror for exhibiton at the gallery.

An additional 30 photographs will be selected for exhibition in our on-line gallery annex.

All 54 photographs from the show will be included in a catalog available for purchase on Blurb Books ELIGIBILITY: International / 18+

Jpeg files, 1024 pixels on the longest side at 72 DPI, 3MB or less each (saved) Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: All rights to the photographs remain with the photographer. USAGE RIGHTS: Black Box will only print one exhibition print. If there is a sale inquiry, the photographer will be notified before a sale is confirmed, edition information will be discussed with photographer, the photographer will be sent a authentication document to be signed and go with the print to the collector. No sale or printing of file will happen without prior consent and agreement of photographer. All rights remain to the file and print with the photographer, to be used only with their prior consent. Exhibition print will not be sold, but used in our flatfile at Black Box Gallery only to promote the photographers work.

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