Photographic Print Collection Call For Entries


WIPI MEMBER RATE NOTICE:

One last stretch... due to the gas crisis in the USA..."EXTREMELY" high and soaring price for gas over the last couple of weeks, WIPI will extend the $25 fee for Member entries thru to Sunday evening, April 30, midnight (pacific Standard Time). We hope this savings will be a welcome savings to our members.
$25 per photo - deadline for discounted $25 rate is Sunday April 30th (midnight PDT -Pacific Daylight Time)
$35 per photo - May 1st, 12:01 AM PDT -thru midnight PDT May 1st,
(MINIMUM  2 images, MAXIMUM 10 images

Women In Photography International (womeninphotography.org) Celebrates it's 25th Anniversary with a juried black & white print collection Call for Entries.

Submission Dates & Deadlines:


Deadline for ALL Submissions: Monday, May 1, 2006
(Out of the USA/other countries may submit online according to requirements with payment via Western Union or PayPal. Upon final print choice by jurors, can be sent either as print or ditital file (we'll send spec's to out of the USA upon Juror choice.

Notification by e-mail of Juror Selection: Thursday, June 15, 2006
Winning Print Submission Deadline: Post marked Tuesday, August 1, 2006
25th Anniversary Gallery Showcase Online: 1st week of August, 2006


Submit: non-returnable prints, slides/transparencies, CD's, or online JPEG's.
Guidelines - Also see Guidelines for list of organizations eligible for discount

Founded in 1981, by a group of professional photographers living in Los Angeles, Women In Photography International (WIPI) has progressed over the years to become one of the most recognized organizations for women photographers worldwide. WIPI celebrates turning twenty-five in 2006 by announcing "Turning Silver” - a call for entries to create a very special collection of one hundred twenty-five black and white photographic prints.

"Turning Silver" entries will be juried by an accomplished panel of professionals that will include: art directors, curators, editors, gallery owners, photo educators, photographers and publishers. The 100 juried images and artist statements will be showcased along with 25 invitational images from WIPI's Distinguished Photographers, Founders, Presidents and Directors at www.womeninphotography.org. The 125 prints will become a permanent part of the Women In Photography International archive, Turning Silver .... into gold!

For this Silver Anniversary competition, WIPI welcomes black & white based, images only. Fiber based, resin (RC), alternative process, including toned and color hand painted, color transferred to b/w, digital manipulation, with varying styles and techniques including color text, color added to b/w image, etc. Work that incorporates traditional and non traditional printing processes, shot with any type of camera, digital, professional, single use, Polaroid, toy cameras, holgas, etc.

All submissions, online JPEG's, CD's prints, slides/transparencies will become part of the Women In Photography International archive. Winning images will be honored in the "Turning Silver" online exhibition.

Jurors include:

Kim Gougenheim, Deputy Photo Director, "O" The Oprah Magazine
Catherine Edelman, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Joyce Tenneson, Photographer, New York City, NY
Jean Ferro, Photo Artist / President, WIPI / Los Angeles, CA
Rose Shoshana, Rose Gallery / Santa Monica, CA
Andrew Smith, The Andrew Smith Gallery / Santa Fe, NM
Susanne Konig,, New York, powerHouse Gallery, New York City, NY
Laurie Kratochvil, New York City, NY
Scott Mc Kiernan, Photographer/Publisher/Founder Zuma Press / Los Angeles
Stephen Perloff, Founder, The Photo Review, Philadelphia, PA

For "Turning Silver" see links below

SEE FULL PR release

If you would like to become a sponsor to "Turning Silver" please contact Anniversary@womeninphotography.org

* ORGANIZATION outreach eligible for discount: SEE Guidelines -
Advertising Photographers of America (APA)

American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
Bibliotheque Nationale de France (Agence France-Presse)
British Institute of Professional Prhotographers (BIPP)
Canandian Association of photographers and Illustrators in Communications (CAPIC)
Enfoco / New York
International Photography Award Members (IPA)
National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP)
National Press Association (NPPA)
Professional Women Photographers NYC (PWP)
Professional Photographers of America (PPA)
Professional Photographers of Canada
The Royal Photographic Society, England (RPS)
SIAF Italia - Associazione Fotografi Professionisti (SIAF)
Society of Photographic Education (SPE)
TAU Visual - Associazione Nazionale Fotografi Professionisti
WomenPhotographers.com/UK


If you would like to have your professional organization participate in our current juried competition and receive the organization discount, please contact us: Anniversary@womeninphotography.org

If you would like to fund an entry for a female photographer living in countries such as Africa, India, Middle East, Russia or other areas outside the USA who may not have access to financial funding  CLICK HERE

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