Photography Contest

18th International Alternative Processes Competition

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North America

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18 +

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About the competition
We are very excited to announce Soho Photo Gallery’s 18th International Alternative Processes Competition. Opening Reception in the gallery will be on Thursday, November 17th from 6 to 8 pm, and there will be an Artists’ Reception on Zoom with our juror on Wednesday, November 30th. We look forward to seeing your work so please enter.

What are Alternative Processes?
Alternative processes include, but are not limited to: Albumen, Cyanotype, Van Dyke Brown, Platinum/Palladium, Gum Bichromate, Bromoil, Salt Print, Tintype, Ziatype, Daguerreotype, Image Transfers, Liquid Emulsion, Chemigram, Photogravure. as well as handmade prints created from digital negatives. Traditional Silver Gelatin Prints, C-Prints and Digital Prints are not eligible. There is no limitation as to subject matter.

The Juror
Our juror is Ann Jastrab, Executive Director at the Center for Photographic Art in Carmel, California. She was formerly gallery manager at Scott Nichols Gallery and gallery director at Rayko Photo Center. Ann has juried and curated exhibitions nationally and internationally. She is a fine art photographer, a master darkroom printer and teacher.

The competition is open to all photographers age 18 years old and older, excluding members of Soho Photo Gallery. Use the Enter link below where you will find submission instructions to upload your digital entries and payment.

1st Place: A workshop at Penumbra, 2nd Place: $200, 3rd Place: $100