Due to overwhelming demand and the high-volume of last-minute submissions received yesterday, PDN has extended the deadline to enter the Photo Annual until Monday, February 21, at Midnight EST with no further late fee. Forms and rules can be found at www.pdnphotoannual.com.
But we urge all of you procrastinators out there: Please do not to wait until 11:45 pm EST on Monday to start filling out forms and entering your photos, videos and Web sites, or to contact the tech team with questions or concerns you may have as you upload your entries. The jury of curators, photo editors,book publishers, art buyers and art directors have to begin the judging very soon!
Go to www.pdnphotoannual.com now, while you’re calm, and enter your best work.
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Inaugural $30K CatchLight Photography Fellowships Go to Sarah Blesener, Brian Frank and Tomas van Houtryve
The inaugural CatchLight Fellowships were awarded to Sarah Blesener, Brian Frank and Tomas van Houtryve, the organization announced today. Fellowship winners receive $30,000 to use to create a body of work. In addition, winners are paired with media partners that will work with them to publish their project. CatchLight is a nonprofit photography organization that... More ›
In accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award at the International Center of Photography Infinity Awards, celebrity photographer Harry Benson thanked not only the photo editors and colleagues who had supported him throughout his more than 50-year photojournalism career. He also thanked everyone “who didn’t help me, because they’re the ones you want to show.” The 33rd... More ›