8th Annual Self-published Photobook Show
Deadline: October 24
Davis Orton Gallery
Jurors: Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director, The Griffin Museum of Photography & Karen Davis, Curator/Co-owner, Davis Orton Gallery
PHOTOBOOK, an annual competition, is open to photographers in the United States and abroad* who have self-published a photobook. There are growing options available for self-publishing a book such as on-demand (blurb, lulu, viovio, iphoto, etc.); small run offset or web printing/publishing firms, binderies. If they have been hand-made/bound, they must be available in multiples of at least 25.
Entrants may submit up to three different titles that are self-published photography books of any size, format, or style.
Submissions will be judged on the basis of: book design including page layouts, text, cover; strength of the photography; and emotional impact of the overall book. All judging is at the complete discretion of the gallery/museum and all decisions of the gallery/museum are final.
Fees: $35 for up to 3 books