Competitions & Contests

From Our Streets

Entry Dates 2024-08-25T23:55:00+00:00 - 2024-07-08T00:00:00+00:00 33 Days Left

Description


We are excited to announce this year’s gallery and fundraiser taking place this October at Photo Opp! Alongside our three featured photographers, our judges will be selecting images from your submissions to display in the From Our Streets gallery. We are looking for elevated street photography in all forms: clean, funny, moody, or just a well composed image that tells a story! Anyone can enter up to three images, and there is no submission fee.

Deadline for submissions: August 25, 2024 at 11:55 pm CST

Important Dates
July  17, 2024: Applications open
August 25, 2024: Application deadline at 11:55 pm CST
August 26-September 3, 2024: Online jury process
September 4, 2024: Artists are notified 
Sep 9, 2024: Deadline for artist to submit images for printing and info
October 19, 2024: Opening reception and awards announcement 5-7pm
October 19, 2024 - January 3, 2025: Exhibition open to the public (Location: Photo Opp)

Application Requirements
WORKS PER ENTRY
Up to 3 works may be submitted per application. One application per artist. 
Once selected, Photo Opp will cover the cost of printing and framing unless otherwise specified.

Submission Terms and Conditions
All photographers who submit a photo must live in Wisconsin.Photographs must be owned by the photographer who is submitting it to the 2024 Photo Opp Juried Photo Show.All rights of the submissions will remain with the photographer. If a submission hanging in the Gallery at 621 N Bateman St, Appleton,WI is sold, Photo Opp will retain a 35% commission for the sale.Submissions must not contain obscenity, explicit sexual material, profanity, graphic violence, calls or incitement to violence, commercial solicitation or commercial promotion. Submissions must conform to local law and must not contain content or images that could be considered abusive, inflammatory, denigrating, or disrespectful to any of the Photo Opp or to any groups, individuals or institutions. Submissions must adhere in appearance and in fact to the norms of civil discourse. In other words, all submissions must be suitable for a global, public audience.You allow Photo Opp to use your submissions for promoting the current and future Juried Photo Shows and for Contest Sponsor marketing and social media uses. You provide the right to the Photo Opp to replicate your submissions for these uses.If your submission is admitted to the Gallery show at 621 N Bateman St, Appleton,WI, you agree to not hold Photo Opp accountable for any damage or theft to your submission and you will hold insurance for its value if you deem that it is necessary.

Photograph Terms and Conditions
All submitted photographs must have been made with a camera, whether film, digital, cell phone or tablet.  No artificially (AI) generated images are allowed, and no use of artificially (AI) generative fill can be used in post production.  Any use of these tools will automatically disqualify the submission from the 2024 Photo Opp Juried Photo show.The use of smart tools, or AI powered enhancement tools is possible as long as the use of these tools do not lead to significant changes to the photo as a whole, introduce new information to the image,  nor remove more than 10% of the image that was captured by the camera.Some examples of tools where limited usage would be allowed are adjustments that have existed in Photoshop and like programs before the widespread introduction of AI, such as denoise, automatic adjustments (e.g. on level, color, contrast) and object selection for local adjustments.Tools that immediately breach the 2024 Photo Opp Juried Photo Show rules and are not allowed are all AI powered tools that would use AI for replacing areas, significantly altering components, etc. that would render the photo incongruent to the original photo.Composite images are allowed, providing that all the content is from your own photographs.If the jurors have any questions regarding your submission, Photo Opp reserves the right to request a copy of the original photograph prior to post-processing to be used for comparison

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