Posts Tagged ‘Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University’

Fund Your Work: Four Documentary Photography Prizes Looking for Applications

Posted by on Friday February 12, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) at Duke University has extended the deadline for its $3,000 Documentary Essay Prize to February 23, 2016. The prize honors a documentary photography project that is ongoing or that has been completed in the past two years. The three-year old award alternates year to year in honoring writing and... More

Fund Your Work: $3K Documentary Photo Essay Prize from CDS Seeking Submissions

Posted by on Tuesday November 17, 2015 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University is accepting submissions for their $3,000 Documentary Essay Prize now through February 16, 2016. The prize honors a documentary photography project that is ongoing or that has been completed in the past two years. The three-year old award alternates year to year in honoring writing and photography.... More

Video Pick: “He Doesn’t Love You Any More”

Posted by on Wednesday October 2, 2013 | PDN Video Picks, Video

When the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University announced the winner of the 2013 Dorothea Lange-Paul Taylor Prize last week, the selection committee also awarded a “special recognition” to Bianca Giaever. The committee recognized her innovative approach to using images and words to tell a funny, touching and very personal story in her video... More

Project on African American and Latino Ballroom Subculture Wins CDS/Honickman First Book Prize

Posted by on Friday February 1, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Gerard H. Gaskin’s photography series on the African American and Latino house and ballroom subculture of urban, gay pageants has received the Center for Documentary Studies/Honickman First Book Prize. The prize carries a $3,000 grant, and an opportunity to publish a book of the work and exhibit it online and at the Center for Documentary... More