Competition:  June 1st to November 12th, 2017

The competition is open to analog as well as digital portrait photographs or photographic series dealing with the topic of »PRESENCE«, and depicting “pictures of people” in the widest sense, ranging from nude studies to group photographs. The photographs may be edited, and they should be submitted in digital format for the 1st round. A fee of 20 EUR will be charged per submitted single photograph; for each series of up to ten photos, the participation fee is 30,- EUR. Photographers are allowed to submit any number of single works or series.

We shall confirm your successful registration by an e-mail which will also contain our account data and information about uploading your work(s). Your participation will start once we have received the fee. Should your photograph(s) be chosen by the Jury for the exhibition, you will be informed well in advance and advised about the options for submitting the print(s).

Please fill out the following form. All fields are mandatory.



Title of the work

Measures of the work in cm (z.B. 10x15)

Details about the work or series (900 char. max)


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