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Summertime

Atlanta Photography Group   /   Deadline: 06/09/19

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Summertime, Atlanta Photography Group's exhibition, aims to feature photographs depicting views of Summer, be they real or imagined, conceptual or concrete, somewhere or anywhere, in between.
All entrants must be members of Atlanta Photography Group (APG). If you are not a member, register to become a member, first. If you are uncertain, contact us info@atlantaphotographygroup.org.

Dates
Call For Entry: May 11 - June 8, 2019
Notifications: by June 17
Selected, Framed, Images due at APG: by July 7
Opening Reception: Saturday, July 13, 3 - 6pm
Exhibition: July 13 – Aug 17, 2019
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Entry Fee
Submit up to 6 photos
Early Entry: May 10 – 18 ($25)
Regular Entry: May 19 – June 1 ($30)
Late Entry: June 2 – 9 ($35)

Prepare Text File and Images
• Export up to 6 images as .jpg. Resize to 2100 pxl on the longest side. - be sure to RESIZE images.
• Rename files to the titles of each work exactly as you wish it to appear (example: My Great Photo.jpg) Your name will be automatically added to the file upon upload.
Note: File names must only include letters, numbers and the only acceptable symbols are – (dash) or _ (underscore), no spaces in the file names. Example: Summerdays_1234.jpg; when uploading thru Dropbox your Dropbox account name will be added to the beginning of the file: Example: JanePhotographer_Summerdays_1234.jpg (this is what we will see).
• Create a text file with your: Personal Info (name, email, phone, website/social media), Artist Statement (500 words max), Bio (250 words max), and Image list (in this order: Title, Year piece was created , Print/Image Size (H x W), estimated Framed Size (H x W) Medium (archival pigment print, inkjet print, silver gelatin, cyanotype, etc), and save this file as a Word doc or PDF ONLY.
• Once you have paid the Entry Fee and uploaded your Text File and Images, you will receive confirmation emails (entry fee will be confirmed thru an email from the website, you will receive an email from Dropbox when your files have been properly uploaded). APG will contact you if we have any questions about your entry.

Jurors

Scott Speakes
Publisher & Founding Partner, okra. magazine
Scott Speakes has spent most of his career as a commercial photographer in Atlanta with a few stops along the way in NYC, Dallas, and Washington, DC. Food, lifestyle, and editorial work is where he likes to point his camera. Speakes lives in the Mississippi Delta with his wife and daughters.


Genie Gaither Jones
Editor-in-Chief & Co-Founder, okra. magazine

A native of the South, Genie Gaither Jones grew up in Iowa, South Carolina, Alabama and Atlanta. She has worked as a photo stylist, art director and creative director with direct mail catalog agencies for over 33 years. During that time she assisted with many start-up catalogs developing both content and design. Jones studied art and business at Mercer University Atlanta. She also attended The Art Institute of Atlanta where she earned a Residential Interior Design degree.
okra. is a long-time shared dream between friends. In the summer of 2016 they saw their dream come to fruition and the first issue went to press in 2017. okra. magazine was named one of the Top 20 Hottest Magazine Launches of 2017 by the MPA and Mr. Magazine.

Location

Atlanta Photography Group75 Bennett St NW, B1Atlanta, GA 30309

Fees

Submit up to 6 photos Early Entry: May 10 – 18 ($25) Regular Entry: May 19 – June 1 ($30) Late Entry: June 2 – 9 ($35)

Eligibility

Open to APG photographic artist members, worldwide. Join APG to enter this and upcoming exhibitions.

Requirements

Prepare Text File and Images
• Export up to 6 images as .jpg. Resize to 2100 pxl on the longest side. - be sure to RESIZE images.
• Rename files to the titles of each work exactly as you wish it to appear (example: My Great Photo.jpg) Your name will be automatically added to the file upon upload.
Note: File names must only include letters, numbers and the only acceptable symbols are – (dash) or _ (underscore), no spaces in the file names. Example: Summerdays_1234.jpg; when uploading thru Dropbox your Dropbox account name will be added to the beginning of the file: Example: JanePhotographer_Summerdays_1234.jpg (this is what we will see).
• Create a text file with your: Personal Info (name, email, phone, website/social media), Artist Statement (500 words max), Bio (250 words max), and Image list (in this order: Title, Year piece was created , Print/Image Size (H x W), estimated Framed Size (H x W) Medium (archival pigment print, inkjet print, silver gelatin, cyanotype, etc), and save this file as a Word doc or PDF ONLY.
• Once you have paid the Entry Fee and uploaded your Text File and Images, you will receive confirmation emails (entry fee will be confirmed thru an email from the website, you will receive an email from Dropbox when your files have been properly uploaded). APG will contact you if we have any questions about your entry.

Considerations

See the website for additional information and to enter: https://www.atlantaphotographygroup.org/events/2019/5/10/call-for-entry-summertime

Evaluation Criteria

Juried Exhibition: the choice of the jurors.

Contact Information

Judith Pishnery
75 Bennett Street NW, B1 75 Bennett Street NW, B1
Atlanta, GA 30309

P: 4046050605
W: https://www.AtlantaPhotographyGroup.org
E: gallery@AtlantaPhotographyGroup.org

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