APA and EP Announce 2013 Grants Awards Program

Friday, 01 March 2013 01:45

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APA/EP is pleased to announce that their student photo competition for 2013.

Entries open NOW until March 17, 2013!

Prizes

EP_sponsorThis year, awards will be granted to each of six outstanding full time students. In addition to a grant of $1000 each courtesy of APA/EP and BlinkBid, the six winners will also receive the following items courtesy of our industry sponsors:

  • Think Tank Photoʼs Airport 4-Sight rolling camera bag, $250 value
  • Free Standard Account for 1 year from Photoshelter, $329 value
  • Cradoc Softwareʼs fotoQuote 6.0, $150 value
  • BlinkBid Business Software, $229 value
  • A one-year APA student membership with winning entries shown on the APA/EP website, $55 value

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2013 Sony World Photography Awards Student Focus Finalists Revealed

Wednesday, 20 February 2013 02:38

2013 Sony World Photography Awards Student Focus
Finalists Revealed 

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19 February: The World Photography Organisation (WPO) today reveals the ten finalists of the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Student Focus competition. The date also coincides with the release of a white paper on the future of photography education by WPO. Both events mark WPO's on-going commitment to support the emerging photographer and to discover the world's finest new photography talent.

Over 230 universities entered this year's Student Focus, which has established itself as the globe's leading student photography programme and competition and involves over 20,000 students. Photographers were asked to enter a single image to capture the spirit of celebration in their country.

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World Photography Organisation What is the future of photography education?

Wednesday, 20 February 2013 02:18

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The World Photography Organisation and Sony publish white paper

19 February: On the same day that the ten finalists of the Student Focus competition are announced, the World Photography Organisation, in association with Sony, publish a thought-provoking white paper on the future of photography education.

Born out of discussion with 19 of Europe's leading photography professors alongside Virginia Morrison, Executive Director of Society for Photography Education, and photographer Tom Ang, the aim of the white paper is to create a global dialogue on photographic teaching.

Both WPO and Sony are committed to supporting emerging photographic talent and the white paper was created to benefit institutions, educators and students.

The full report can be seen here (pdf) but, in summary, the white paper includes:

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Leadership demonstrated: International Photographic Competition Supported by BergHind Joseph Winners Announced

Tuesday, 12 February 2013 04:42

Leadership Demonstrated: International Photographic Competition
Winners Announced

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1st place winner ‘The former type of leader’ © Erkan Kalenderli

The winner of this year's International Photographic Competition is Erkan Kalenderli of Turkey. His winning entry, called 'The former type of leader', pictures a shepherd with his flock. Second placed image was taken by Anna Marriage from the UK and is called 'Leading by example, the ballerina', and in third place was Doron Talmi with the image 'Female Leadership'.

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Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year rockets into 2013

Saturday, 09 February 2013 01:42

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Shoot for the Stars!

The doors were closed to entries for the second-ever Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year, the global celebration of the art of food photography, at midnight on Thursday 31 January.

"Entries kept on coming in right to the last second," says Caroline Kenyon, Director of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year. "We are really delighted to announce that we have trounced last year's entry figures by an astonishing 70%, with 5500 images coming from across the world."

Not only have the number of entries gone up exponentially, but also Twitter followers have doubled, as have website visits with visitors coming to the awards website from over 140 countries.

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