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LensCulture HOME '21

Close on April 21, 2021
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LensCulture HOME
Territory: Worldwide
Theme: Home
Eligibility: Open to all
Entry Fees: Free single, $35/5 images
Prize: Book
After extended time at home for all of us lately, we wanted to develop a themed award that offers a specific opportunity for photographers to share work that creatively expresses and explores their experience and interpretation of home. There are no limits in terms of genre, method, subject matter — our international jury is looking to showcase 37 talented photographers who are responding to the idea of 'home', however it relates to you.

Awards include being published in a dedicated photobook featuring all winners and finalists, an online solo exhibition, cash grants, and international media coverage. This prize is open to photographers of all levels of experience and the work you submit can be created at any time, not just in the past year.
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The World Deserves Witnesses
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his month we are celebrating street photography of all styles, and are on the hunt for your most compelling examples!⁠ Candid depictions of quotidian life; prismatic hues amongst the grey of the city; subtle moments of joy, humor, or love: we want to see YOUR streets!⁠ Juror: Jamel Shabazz
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Black and White
Half a century after the advent of color film, black and white & monochromatic photography continues to capture our collective imagination. Utilizing tone, contrast, texture and shape, monochromatic photography strips its subject to only the most essential visual elements; revealing a sense of soul, substance and meaning – separate from the shifting sentiments, symbolism and cultural associations of color imagery. Praxis Gallery seeks the submission of photographic works that d
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