FOCUS photo l.a.
FOCUS photo l.a. Summer 2021 Registration
Sunday, August 1, 2021 Midnight
EXPOSURE LIKE NEVER BEFORE ______________________________________________________ Enter today for the opportunity to become a Top 20 Finalist and have your work showcased at a live Los Angeles pop-up exhibition in September! For 30 years, PHOTO L.A. has celebrated and brought together the photography + art community from around the world. It is with this mission that we present FOCUS PHOTO L.A., a biannual competition open to help provide emerging and mid-career artists/photographers a platform to promote their selected work and expand their career opportunities within the PHOTO L.A. network. FOCUS PHOTO L.A. Finalists are determined by a panel of renowned art + photography experts who will select the Top 20 photographers from the completed submissions. All finalists will have his or her winning photograph professionally printed by our partners The Icon and expertly framed for a special live Los Angeles exhibition pop-up in September! NEW IN 2021 ~ One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected from the Top 20 Finalists and receive a $1000 cash award! Artists & Photographers can submit a MAXIMUM of ten (10) images during the open period. Submissions are open to all Artists & Photographers working in all themes, types, and genres of photography. No original works will be exhibited. COMPETITION OPENS: June 1st, 2021 COMPETITION CLOSES: August 1st, 2021 MIDNIGHT PST
Competition Rules
To enter, simply Register here. Upload a MAXIMUM of ten (10) images, pay the Registration Fee (early bird fee of $40 USD, regular fee of $60 USD), and submit them into the competition ________________ UPLOAD INSTRUCTIONS: - JPG images only! - Images must be less than 8mb in file size. - Please rename files before uploading to not contain any SPECIAL CHARACTERS (" ' @ / | : < > *) - Photos must be saved at 72 DPI before being uploaded (*PLEASE NOTE: 300 DPI will be requested and sent separately if you become a Finalist). Once you have provided the nominal entry fee for a MAXIMUM of ten (10) images, your images will officially be entered into the current competition and you will receive a confirmation email. Only the first ten (10) images submitted will be judged! *PLEASE NOTE: FINALISTS will need to provide a file for print & virtual installation booth that is ~ JPEG or .TIFF file format 24" on the longest side 300 dpi All layers flattened 8-bit RGB mode Embedded profile "Adobe RGB 1998" suggested IMPORTANT FAQs - Q: Who owns the rights to the images I submit? A: You do. The artist/photographer retains all rights to submitted images. PHOTO L.A. may only use digital images of Finalists' works submitted to the organization for marketing, promoting, and executing FOCUS Photo L.A. only. No original works will be accepted for exhibition! Photo L.A. use of Finalists' digital images is non-exclusive and will never sell the framed exhibited work without a prior written mutual contract.