"LOVE" - Photometria Awards 2017

Subject: LOVE

Competition "LOVE" 2017

CONTESTS/ Portfolio Contest, Parallel Voices 2017-18

Photometria International Photography Festival continuing the promotion of contemporary photographic creativity, announces a portfolio competition from 1st of November to 17th of December.

It is requested by the participants one (1) portfolio of fifteen (15) photos from which eight (8) will be chosen. Through these photos, the photographer must address a theme or an idea of his/her preference, an idea or even the narration of a story.

9 portfolios will be selected

The selection of the portfolios will be based on the following characteristics:

The relevance of the pictures to the theme

The coherence of the pictures.

The artistic and aesthetic quality of the photos.

The jury: Panagiotis Papoutsis, Achilleas Tziakos and Panagiotis Pappas

What we ask:

Α. The cost for every participant is 15 euros (to find out how are you going to pay, please follow this link:

B. Every photographer has to send his/her 15 photos at a digital form via WeTransfer.com at portfolio@photometria.gr. Also should be included the following information:

Title of your work

Your name and surname

Your father's name

Your address / place where you live

Your phone number

C. The large side of the photos sent must be 1500 pixels wide and 300 ppi in resolution.

The final day which pictures will be accepted is December 17th of 2017 : Entries will be accepted until December 17th 2017. Your participation is going to be valid only if you have sent the portfolio and paid the cost of your participation (15 euros). In case the photographs depict individuals without their knowledge or their approval, the responsibility lies exclusively on the photographer at whom the work belongs to and NOT on Photometria International Photography Festival. For the selected portfolios, a cv will be requested as well as a small description. Of those who will be selected from the contest, it will be requested in time, to send their pictures at full resolution to be printed for the following exhibition. The results will be announced on the website of the festival (www.photometria.gr), on social networks, where the winners will also be informed also via email. The portfolios will be displayed on Parallel Voices exhibition, which will take place at places specified by the festival. Photometria International Photography Festival reserves the right to use the selected pictures for the promotion of these exhibitions, as also at future promotional acts of the festival, with reference to the creator of the work. The printed portfolios will be reserved at the archive of the festival which holds the right to manage them and re-exhibit them.

ALL PHOTOS/ Portfolio Contest, Parallel Voices 2017-18