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"Turning Silver"
25th Anniversary Photographic Collection Call For Entry
will be announced June 15th

Women In Photography International ( Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary with a Juried Black & White Print Collection Call for Entries.

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 The 125 prints will become a permanent part of the Women In Photography International archive, Turning Silver .... into gold!

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

* ORGANIZATION supported:
Advertising Photographers of America (APA)

American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP)
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 Ameria (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


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: Friday, September 1, 2006

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Photography Competitions

(WIPI Members: See Network Board for current call for entries and job listings)

Current CALL for Regional Society of Photographic Educators, SPE conference panels:
Chance to Present Your Work at 11-06 SPE West Photo Conf.
Deadline June 15th

See Network board Lectures & Workshops message:

We only post selected accredited organizations/photo companies that are Sponsors of WIPI. We suggest you visit popular Magazines for Photography competitions, SEE: WIPI Resources. When available, WIPI does provides notices about portfolio reviews or special grants, jobs or residencies to our members through the Private Message Board, postings to/ by members.

We suggest you visit or join the following Listings for up-to-date information about call for entries for photography, art, graphic design

Art Contests- Monthly e-mail newsletter listing hundreds of upcoming art contests, art competitions, and exhibition opportunities for artists and photographers. The Art World's source for Income and Exhibition Opportunities The list you can trust, since 1994 Now listing over $3.7 million in support for artists offers art shows, juried art shows, "juried art exhibitions, fine art competitions and competitions for artists.

A REFERENCE LIST OF PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITIONS that have ongoing call for entries are listed he re: some are ongoing and others may be annual, so check out their website to make sure you fall within their submission guidelines and have the most up-to-date information. It's impossible to list all the competitions, so we are hoping that through this list and our online resource section you will be able to find what you are looking for.

En Foco Inc
Nueva Luz photographic journal reviews

(black & white) fine art and documentary work by American photographers of African, Asian, Latino, Native American and Pacific Islander heritage.
Photographers are encouraged to review at least two previous issues
(at libraries or bookstores;
Submissions are accepted on an ongoing basis
Please send 20 slides, 8x102 prints, or CD; include resume, bio, support materials AND sufficient postage for the safe return of your materials.
Photographers will be notified within 6 weeks.
Published photographers receive an honorarium, an En Foco membership ($45 value), and 5 complimentary issues.
Send to: En Foco Inc,
attn: Nueva Luz, 32 East Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468.

New York Foundation for the Arts

NYFA’s mission starts with individual artists in the visual, media, performing and literary arts. This site offers access to the most comprehensive list of opportunities for artists in the nation, opening doors to the widest range of financial, educational, technological, and institutional resources and information.

The listings of opportunities, from Art and Info Inc., are posted on The Art List: A monthly email newsletter of upcoming art contests, competitions, and juried art shows across the United States.
Subscribe now for only $15 a year, and get information to over 100 upcoming art and photo contests emailed to you each month! "Many of today's most successful artists tout juried shows as important milestones in their careers. In addition to potentially winning cash and other prizes, you may also reach a wider audience and establish credibility as a professional artist. Your participating will lead to more sales and impressive resume credits."  - The Artist's Magazine

Photo competitions for UK-based photographers - British Journal of Photography
Excellent International e-zine with up-to-date call for entries

Underwater Photo Competitions and Photographic Societies

U.S. Naval Institute Sponsored Essay and Photo Contests
The Naval Institute sponsors a number of essay and photo contests throughout the year as a means to promote knowledge of the sea services. These are contest awards, not scholarships. All contests run annually, at different times during the year. Announcement dates, deadlines, entry rules, and other guidelines vary and are subject to change. The Editorial Board of the U.S. Naval Institute will judge the essays. Some entries will be published.
E-Photo Newsletter: send an email to: with subscribe E-Photo YourFirstName YourLastName as the body of the message. or subscribe via the web at:

Society for Photographic Education - "Excellent" Call for Submissions. SPE provides valuable information for educators has a wonderful job opportunity board also.

The Center for Photographic Projects
Resource, Grants, Awards and Competitions.
For more information email: We welcome project submissions, exhibits and events, column ideas and commentary

ART DEADLINES LIST: *** (A must for the serious contender) ***
art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, art jobs & internships, juried exhibitions, A free newsletter listing art contests & competitions, art scholarships & grants, art jobs & internships, juried exhibitions, call for entries, residencies, festivals, auditions, and other opportunities for artists, art educators and art students of

Gordon Parks Photography Competition

presents the winners photographs for the annual contest for images reflecting themes from the life and work of Gordon Parks.

Mother Jones International Fund for Documentary Photography
supports the work of photographers documenting social and political conditions in Asia, Africa, Middle East, Europe, Latin America and North America through a series of grants.

Santa Fe Center for the Visual Arts
The non-profit Santa Fe Center for Visual Arts (SFCVA) honors, supports, and provides opportunities for dedicated photographers working on significant projects and bodies of work.

You can find out more information about their yearly REVIEW SANTA FE, SANTA FE PRIZE FOR PHOTOGRAPHY, and PROJECT COMPETITION AND VISION AWARDS at or by calling 505-984-8353.

Serving the needs of Visual Artists and Art Institutions nationwide. Up-to-date listings of grants, fellowships, positions, art jobs, residencies, colonies and calls for entry. You'll notice they we've disabled the sections with listings on Calls for Entry, Jobs, Grants, Residencies, etc. It will be completely recoded so that you'll have comprehensive, up-to-the-minute, nationwide listings from galleries, institutions, museums, and colleges. Expect this valuable service sometime in the spring 2002.


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