Friday thru Sunday, March 13-15, 2009,
The DEADLINE to submit is fast approaching: February 13th, 2009.
This weekend event will bring together over 40 top photography editors, publishers, curators, gallerists, and educators representing small, mid-sized, and major venues from around the U.S. to meet with engaged photographers to review their portfolios and encourage their careers.
A number of prizes and opportunities will be awarded including: The Orion Award for the best portfolio that fits the mission of Orion magazine which is to deepen an understanding of our relationships with the natural world.
The Ike Royer Memorial Award & Scholarships from Freestyle Photographic that recognizes the best work utilizing traditional gelatin silver materials. Freestyle has been an industry leader in keeping these materials available and affordable.
The Blue Earth Prize For “Best Project Photography” This new award provides recognition for photographic work best representing the Blue Earth mission: To raise awareness about endangered cultures, threatened environments and social concerns through photography.
Photo-Eye will be selecting new contemporary work for their on-line Photographer’s Showcase section.
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by Doug Stockdale