AWARDS AND EXHIBITION SELECTION:
The Jurors of the 12th Julia Margaret Cameron Award will select one Winner in the Professional Section and One Winner in the Non-Professional Section. The Gala Awards will organize a solo exhibition for each Winner in the respective sections taking care of all exhibition expenses, including printing and framing of up to 20 photographs each. The exhibition will be held in adjunct spaces in Barcelona on Q1 or Q2 2019. A curator designed by The Gala Award will assist the Winners in the selection of the work to be exhibited and will take care of the exhibition setup.The Winners of the categories Segregation & Human Rights, and Women Seen by Women will have a special award of $500 each.
The Jurors will also select, in both Pro and Non-Pro Sections, runner ups and honorable mentions, as well as a short list of finalists. All these photographers will be invited to exhibit in a collective exhibition in a space contiguous of those of the Winners. The exhibition organization and venue costs, will be borne by The Gala Awards, and the exhibitors will be charged for printing and framing, and setup costs (hanging, labeling, and insurance). Images of all awardees (Winners, Runner Ups, Honorable Mentions, and Finalists) will be exhibited online in The Gala Awards’ website during a minimum of two years.
The Julia Margaret Cameron Award is addressed to professional and non professional women worldwide, who will compete in this editions in two different sections (Pro and Non-Pro) in the following categories: Abstract – Alternative Processes – Architecture & Interiors – Children – Cell Phone – Cityscapes – Culture & Daily Life – Digital Manipulation & Collage – Documentary & Reportage – Editorial & Current Affairs – Fine Art – Landscapes & Seascapes – Motion – Nature – Nude & Figure – Open Theme – People – Portrait – Segregation & Human Rights – Self Portrait – Still Life – Street Photography – Wild Life – Women Seen By Women. (A professional photographers is defined as anyone who earns more than 50 percent of her annual income from photography.)JURORS:
Andrea Star-Reese, Julia Fullerton-Batten, and Laura Pannack
During the Early Bird, until July 24: Single Images: $42 for the first 3 images (the minimum of images to submit is 3); $9 each additional image. Series:
$45 for 1 series of 3 to 6 images; $13 each additional series. From July 25 until the Final Deadline on September 12: $60 for the first 3 images (the minimum of images to submit is 3); $13 each additional image. SERIES: $65 for 1 series of 3 to 6 images; $18 each additional series.
Early Bird Deadline with 30% discount: July 24, 2018.
Final Deadline: September 12, 2018
Jurors’ announcement: first week of October, 2018.