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Prizes & Exposure: 2008 APA National Photo Competition

2008 APA NATIONAL PHOTO COMPETITION: PRIZES & EXPOSURE!

2008 APA NATIONAL PHOTO COMPETITION

GET YOUR WORK OUT!

Outstanding prizes, terrific exposure. It’s time to get your work out.

Deadline for entries: September 28th 2008

The Advertising Photographers of America (APA) is pleased to announce the launch of its much anticipated annual Photo Competition. Open to both APA members and non-members, the competition provides a great opportunity to showcase the work of talented photographers from across the country. It is a celebration of photography and recognition of extraordinary image making. This year we are encouraging photographers to “get your work out” and flex your creative muscle for a shot at some of the best prizes around, plus gain recognition from leaders within the photographic and advertising communities across the country.

We are now accepting submissions: APA welcomes members and non- members alike to submit via online entry at http://www.apanational.com; the deadline for entries has been extended to September 28th, 2008, at midnight PDT.

Competition winners will receive great exposure and valuable prizes from leading brands including: Canon, liveBooks, Adobe, ADBASE, Blinkbid, Digital Railroad, Workbook, Lowepro, Modern Postcard and Blurb. Winning work will be promoted through the APA online Winners Gallery, displayed at the APA National booth at the 2008 Photo Plus Expo, plus included in the Winners Exhibition at the Calumet gallery in NYC. Winning images will also be featured in a multi-page spread in the “Pictures of the Year” December 2008 issue of Rangefinder: The Magazine for Professional Photographers.

Entries are being accepted across eight categories: Lifestyle, Portrait, Fashion, Action (Sports/Adventure), Still-Life, Landscape/ Architecture, Personal/Fine Art, and Student. For specific directions for submitting images and details on how the competition will be judged, please visit http://www.apanational.com.

2008 Judges

• Patrick Coyne – Editor and Designer, Communication Arts – Menlo Park, CA

• Dana Faconti – Editor and Publisher, Blind Spot – New York, NY

• Liz Miller Gershfeld – Senior Art Buyer, Energy BBDO – Chicago, IL

• Nicole Lloyd – Sr Art Buyer, Deutsch Advertising – Los Angeles, CA

• Sabine Meyer – Photo Editor, National Geographic Adventure – New York, NY

• Platon – Photographer – New York, NY

• Cindy Rivet – Managing Art Buyer, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide – New York, NY

• Melvin Sokolsky – Photographer – Beverly Hills, CA

Compete details about this year’s prizes and information on how to enter the competition can be found on the APA National website:

http://www.apanational.com

We look forward to seeing your best work!

by Julia Graham at 2008-09-22 17:43:49 UTC (ed. Sep 23 2008 ) New York City , United States | Bookmark | | Report spam→

28 Sep 2008 00:09
posted Sep 22nd, deadline Sep 21st.

by [former member] | 23 Sep 2008 04:09 | Bangkok, Thailand | | Report spam→
"We are now accepting submissions: APA welcomes members and non- members alike to submit via online entry at http://www.apanational.com; the deadline for entries has been extended to September 28th, 2008, at midnight PDT. "

by [former member] | 23 Sep 2008 11:09 | Kolkata, India | | Report spam→
Thanks for spotting the typo. The deadline was extended to September 28th 2008. This is the correct and final deadline for entries.

by Julia Graham | 23 Sep 2008 13:09 | New York City, United States | | Report spam→

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