Wednesday, November 15, 2017

NOW OPEN FOR ENTRIES! Exposure Awards 2018

Join Us in Celebrating 10 Years of Exposure!

We're excited to announce the LensCulture Exposure Awards 2018! These Awards aim to discover and spotlight the world’s best contemporary photographers. As we approach the 10th anniversary of the Exposure Awards, this year’s competition will celebrate a decade of helping photographers of all levels gain global recognition.

The Awards will culminate with an exhibition in London, a series of international events at festivals, worldwide media coverage, and career-changing exposure for the jury’s six winners, eight jurors’ picks and 25 finalists. Together with our audience of 2.8 million, we will celebrate 10 years of exposure as one of the largest contemporary photography communities in the world. Show us your work today!

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Disney's Photography Internship, Spring 2018

Photography Internship, Disney's Yellow Shoes, FL, Spring 2018

Job Overview: “We make magic.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!


A Day in the life…
  • Gain experience in every area of photography from award winning professionals
  • Work in a consistently changing environment assisting with event set-up, photo retouch, and potential projects
  • Use your creative photography knowledge to help create one of a kind memories

Basic Qualifications

You Bring…
  • Specific college training in photography; Proficient understanding of technical skills in digital photography
  • Photography studio experience or equivalent
  • Photographic coverage of celebrity/VIP visits for PR/Social Media
  • Understanding of digital cameras; Nikon or other professional model
  • Proficient knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and knowledge of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
  • A valid U.S. driver’s license
  • The ability to operate a company vehicle under inclement weather, including minimal lighting
  • Be able to walk long distances for multiple hours in the same day
  • Be able to stand in one place for multiple hours in the same day
  • Able to be in direct sunlight for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in an outdoor environment for all seasons

Preferred Qualifications

  • Adobe Photoshop (knowledge of PhotoMechanic is a plus!)
  • Digital camera systems (preferably Nikon)
  • Studio lighting systems (DynaLite, ProFoto, BronColor)
  • Digital photo montage development
  • Windows and Macintosh environments

Required Education

Junior, Senior or Graduate level student pursuing a degree in commercial photography or photo-journalism OR have graduated within 6 months

Company Overview

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Additional Information

Materials Required:
  • **An electronic online portfolio is required as part of this application process. This portfolio must be included as a URL link listed on your resume, any other portfolio submissions will not be considered.**
Internship Eligibility:
  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within the past six (6) months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program.
  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization
  • Must provide full work availability
  • Must provide own transportation to/from work
  • Current Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months)
Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are January 2018 through June 2018.

Housing: A limited amount of company-sponsored housing is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Recommendation – Print This Role Description: Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview. Note that this role description will not be accessible once the posting is closed.

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Friday, November 10, 2017

Disney Yellow Shoes Photography Intern, Orlando, Spring 2018

Disney Yellow Shoes Photography Intern, Orlando, Spring 2018
SCAD Job Portal #  3183773
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“We make magic.” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!
A Day in the life…
  • Capture live events: think live shows, fireworks, Food & Wine festival, etc.
  • Work with VIP guests, celebrities, entertainment to capture the magic
  • Gain experience in every area of photography from award-winning professionals
  • Work in a consistently changing environment assisting with event set-up, photo retouch, and potential projects
  • Use your creative photography knowledge to help create one of a kind memories
  • Work flexible hours: weekends, early mornings, late nights, etc. This is not a traditional M-F desk job!!

Platinum/Palladium Printmaking Elective

Wicked Good Electives


If you have need of an exciting elective or know anyone who is looking for one Professor Stevens will be offering these classes Winter Quarter at these times.

Should you have any questions concerning a class contact Professor Stevens at

Inkjet Printmaking

PHOT 340

MW 8-10:30 & TR 8:00-10:30

Experimental Digital Printmaking

PHOT 341

Thursday, November 9, 2017

PDN Photo Annual open call

Make this year your year. The PDN Photo Annual spans ten categories in photography and multimedia, including assigned and personal work, photo books, video and student work. All winning work will be published in our highly anticipated June Photo Annual Issue. The open call has launched with $18,500 in cash prizes, including the $10,000 Photographer of the Year award, which can be given to any winner of the Photo Annual.

Visit to learn more about submissions, eligibility and much more.


> $10,000 Photographer of the Year Award and a one-page profile in PDN
> Marty Forscher Fellowship Fund $4,000 Professional and $2,000 Student awards
> The $2,500 PDN Publisher's Choice Award
> More awards to come

> Your photography featured in PDN's June issue, with special distribution to industry tastemakers
> Your photography published in the online PDN Photo Annual gallery, promoted to more than 475,000 readers and followers
> An invitation to the exclusive Photo Annual party in New York City
> The official Photo Annual winners' seal
> A one-year PHOTO+ Basic Membership

more info here

Call for Entry

Submissions Details/ Current Call For Entries

Current Call For Entries Due November 30th
For Issue #19, January 2018!
TheHandCFE– Please print and post at your school art department, supply shop, or cool hangout! Thanks!
 There is NO THEME
The HAND Magazine is printed IN COLOR!! Black and white and monochrome images are also accepted and will be printed accordingly.
Any subject matter is acceptable, but all images must incorporate a photographic or printed media. No more than 5 images per submission, please.
If two or more individuals living at the same address all wish to submit but do not want multiple copies of the magazine, they may do so by simply paying the single submission fee and each submitting images UP TO A TOTAL OF 5 IMAGES PER FEE. Please indicate this in the “notes to seller” prompt during the PayPal process and/or make a note of this in the email in which you send the images.
Send all submission materials listed below to:
Submissions may be sent as attachments to the address above or by using Dropbox, YouSendIt, WeTransfer, Google Drive, or whatever file sharing service works best for you. “I don’t care how you get here. Get here if you can.” – Oleta Adams
Submission specifications:
1) All images must be saved as jpg files, 300 ppi and 10 inches ( or 3000 px total) on the longest side.
2) Submission forms can be attached as Pages, doc, docx, or pdf files.
3) Title all image files as, LastName_FirstName_1.Title (2.Title, etc.), and LastName_FirstName_SubmissionForm for the submission form
Please copy the text from the appropriate form and paste it into a Word Document (doc). Complete the entire form and include it as an attachment with your images: 
ImageSubmissionForm (Word Doc)
Important note: When sending directly to our icloud inbox, if the total message size exceeds 20 MB (including attachments), please send two separate messages. Thank you. We apologize for this inconvenience.
Your submission WILL NOT be accepted until you complete the submission fee. The cost difference is due to the fact that your submission also includes a copy of the issue you submit to and shipping costs are greater outside of the US.
Please note: Submissions include 1 copy. For articles including work by multiple artists, the copy will go to the person who actually submits the article/ images. Thank you for understanding!
Subscribers pay no additional fee. To subscribe, go HERE. If you are not a subscriber, please select the appropriate submission fee for where you live:
*Transactions will appear as the name, “Adam Finkelston”, on your billing statement.
US- $15

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Winter 2018 Elective

Want to learn how to make books?
Create a new body of work. 
Learn about editing and sequencing. 
Sew your own handmade book. 
Experiment with self-publishing.
11:00 am - 1:30 pm TR
Professor Jaclyn Cori Norman 

**This course can be substituted for Seminar classes

Monday, November 6, 2017

SPE Meeting Friday, Nov 10

SPE Student Meeting Friday, November 10, 3:30, Alexander Hall 120.

There is a meeting for students interested in attending this year’s annual Society for Photographic Education conference in Philadelphia, March 1-4, 2018. 

Uncertain Times: Borders, Refuge, Community, Nationhood / Hosted by The University of the Arts

When March 01-04, 2018
Where Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Featured Speakers Anthony Goicolea, Zanele Muholi, Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa
Honored Educator Terri Warpinski

This is an opportunity for students to ask questions and touch base with other students planning to attend.  

Call for entries: The State of America

© Jim Richardson

The State of America
Juror: Jim Richardson
Deadline: Monday, November 13, 2017
Exhibition prints due December 22, 2017
Gallery exhibition January 3 - 27, 2018

What images reflect your feelings about America today? Some of us are worried about America's place in the world. The changing climate. The fading reality of the American dream for our family.
Others remain awed by the vast beauty of America. The strength and independence of its people. Americans' willingness to step up to help neighbors in times of crisis.
Regardless of your opinions or your nationality, we welcome images that evoke the broad range of emotions and events of this extraordinary period in United States history. They need not be political - just let your images tell us how you feel about the state of America today.
All capture methods and processes are welcome. 
About the Juror
Jim Richardson is a photographer for National Geographic Magazine and a contributing editor for its sister publication, TRAVELER Magazine.  His work takes him around the world, from the tops of volcanic peaks to below the surface of swamps and wetlands. He has photographed more than 30 stories for National Geographic.
In addition to his color photography, Richardson has built a distinguished body of black-and-white documentary work about rural Kansas life.  Richardson speaks nationally and internationally.  He lives in Lindsborg, Kansas, where his work is featured at his gallery, Small World.

Photographer needed: Savannah Food and Wine Festival

Wines of Rioja is the North American marketing division of DOc Rioja, and is a sponsor this year for the Savannah Food and Wine Festival. We have a few events that we would appreciate some creative help with to showcase people enjoying the wine.We are looking for 2-3 students who would like to photograph the events. The students can use the photos for their portfolios.

The Involvement of Rioja Wines:
·         Rioja Wines will attend and participate in 2017 Savannah Food & Wine Festival (November9-11, 2017
·         Thursday Nov. 9th Rioja Master Class: Dhane Chesson will conducting a Master Class seminar titled “All in the Family: Rioja’s 4th & 5th generation wineries Explored.” 50 maximum attendees [12pm-1:15pm]
·         Thursday Nov. 9th Grand Reserve Tasting: Showcasing limited Rioja Wine400 attendees [5:30pm-7:30pm]
·         Saturday Nov 11th VIP TENT with PUBLIX & Rioja: Showcasing Rioja wines and dishes paired by PUBLIX Chefs. 500 attendees. [12:30pm-4:30pm]

The Rioja Master Class and VIP Tent are the two most important events.  Students can contact Tiffany, Pence Rioja Event Coordinator, directly at 407-462-3834. 

SPE Exposure Journal

Check out this great online resource now available through SPE, Exposure 

Exposure is now out on Medium! Check out the debut efforts of the newest incarnation of our journal. Interviews, essays, portfolios, teaching highlights, and reviews, accessible to anyone with the ability to scroll or swipe.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Local Job Opportunity

Seeking a photographer to photograph a single gravestone in Catholic Cemetery in Savannah and convert file to b/w. Please contact Dan for more information and to negotiate pay. notdanielwilloughby@gmail,com

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Paid Holiday Photography Job Opportunity

A storage company based in Richmond Hill is seeking a photographer with his or her own portrait lighting equipment to shoot images of children with Santa for a customer appreciation event. Pay is $400 for approximately 4 hours of shooting plus basic post and dgitial file delivery. 

The event is scheduled for Friday December 8th from 3-7pm. If interested, please email Professor Jenny Kuhla at

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Tamron Contest

Grand Prize: Win any Tamron lens of your choice plus recognition in the Tamron EDU newsletter and social channels
20 Honorable Mentions: Win a Tamron Nike Polo Shirt plus recognition in the Tamron EDU newsletter and social channels
Rules: Maximum two (2) entries per person. Images uploaded between 9/15/17 and 12/31/17 are eligible for 2017 Fall Semester contest. Winner will be selected by the Tamron EDU team. All selections are final. Winner must reside in the USA and be a currently enrolled student. Winner must sign an affidavit confirming the winning image does not infringe on any other’s rights and enrollment in stated school or university.

Alumnus Bailey Davidson Art Auction

You're invited!
Saturday, November 4 from 2–9 PM
346 Lincoln Street, Savannah, Georgia
©Bailey Davidson Photography

Refreshments & snacks will be served!
Bailey Davidson has been painting and making mixed media works since 1993. Through the years, he has decided to let a few pieces go... now it is time to let it all go. He has created too much work to store and keep up with, which is why he will be having a silent auction to make some room.

Make sure to stop by on November 4 to see it all!

One Day Left


Enter by Friday, November 3rd, midnight central standard time.

The TEN X TEN SHOW is an annual small works exhibition with an opening reception in November for Black Friday Sales. TEN X TEN focuses on offering affordable works that are ten inches by ten inches in dimension, and sell for $100 each.

We are looking for a wide range of photographs from all photographic genre and subject matter, all photographic media is welcome. The call for entries is open to all photographers internationally.
Selection will be made upon the merit of each single image, theme based entries are not necessary. Selected artists will have their work featured in the exhibition and will also be featured for sale online.

Support the shop small, shop local business model and participate in this show.
To enter, submit JPEG files to the gallery via email, and follow the online form at

Selected photographs announced November 10th.

Exhibition dates: November 24 - December 31, 2017.

For more information regarding "TEN X TEN", please visit:

Above photo credits: Wayne Budge, Queensland, Australia; Melissa Stanton, Chardon, OH; Amy Anderson, Minneapolis, MN;  Christopher Luhar-Trice, Jacksonville, FL; Marita Gootee, Starkville, MS: A. P. Vague, Wichita, KS; Jim Davis, Fairfield, iA; Luke Collins, Sturgeon Bay, WI: Sam Miller Gott, Wichita, KS.

Fred Hirschman Thesis Show

Traces, MFA Thesis Exhibition by Fred Hirschman, November 3-6, 2017. Opening Reception, Friday, November 3rd, 2017, 6-9pm. Oglethorpe Gallery, 406 Oglethorpe Ave, Savannah, Georgia.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

PDN Student Photo Contest

© Lisa Barth

The Student Photo Contest has a 15-year history of recognizing incredible work from high school-, undergraduate- and graduate-level photographers. Make this your year.

Prizes include one $1,500 cash award to fund your work, seven DSLR cameras from Nikon, seven $150 gift cards to B&H Photo and seven portfolio reviews.

We're also giving out memberships to ALL winners and honorable mentions that include a PDN subscription, contest and trade show discounts, as well as discounts and benefits with a long list of our photography partners.

All winners and honorable mentions will be featured in print in PDNedu Spring 2018 and online, promoted to PDN's network of 475,000+ followers.

& Portraiture
Still Life
Travel & Landscape
Fine Art & Personal Work
Multimedia & Video
High School (Any Subject)

the Art of Telling Stories DEADLINE APPROACHING. November 2nd

Photo © Michael Mayo
Celebrating the Art of Telling Stories through Images
Every picture has a story, and we want to see what story you have to tell in PDN's One Life competition. We’re back for 2017 with categories for People, Places, Things and Ideas, so show us what you’ve got.

One Grand Prize winner selected by our jury panel will receive a prize package that includes $5,000 cash, a solo exhibition in New York City, a profile in either PDN or Rangefinder and a $500 B&H gift card.

Four Category winners will receive a $250 B&H gift card. All winners and the people’s choice nominee will receive inclusion in the One Life online gallery, which will be promoted to over half a million PDN and Rangefinder fans and social media followers.

What are you waiting for? Share your story before time runs out.

Best Portfolio 2018

Best Portfolio 2018
Calling for submissions
Deadline: Sunday May 27, 2018
Blank Wall Gallery organizes an international portfolio contest for 2018 in order to discover and promote one photographer. The award of the best photographer will be a two-week solo exhibition at the new premises of Blank Wall Gallery. The gallery will produce and finance 36 prints (40x50cm and 50x70cm) for the exhibition as well as everything needed for its realization, even if you cannot attend it. The artist will gain international recognition and promotion from our web page.
more information 

Fine Art Call for submissions

Fine Art
Submit your photos for free
Deadline: Thursday December 14, 2017
Fine art is the way photographers see the world around them and communicate it to their viewers. It’s a totally personal way of expression, which helps all of us realize what happens in the mind of a photographer. It is our window to the artist’s world and that is why it is so fascinating.
We, in Blank Wall Gallery are looking for the kind of photographs that will enchant us and allow us to catch a glimpse of the artists’ world.
All categories of Fine art accepted (Abstract, Landscape, Nudes, Portrait and any other category you believe it is worth displaying)
more information 

Street Photography call for entry

Street Photography
Submit your photos for free
Deadline: Thursday November 30, 2017
Urban environment is the perfect set for Street Photography.
People moving around the city are the subjects of the photographers.
Most of the photographs are candid and spontaneous.
No one cares if the image is sharp or blurred, colored or black and white. Everything that matters is the atmosphere of the city and the depiction of everyday life.
We are looking for this kind of photos for the “Street Photography” competition. All means accepted.
more information 

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