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International Call for Entry


Still Life: The Inanimate Subject

Photo: Russell Joslin

This call for entry focuses on the depiction of inanimate subject matter, traditionally referred to as still life. More than other genres of photography, still life gives photographers greater latitude in achieving their final vision through the arrangement of objects and composition of design elements. Juror Russell Joslin also welcomes entries that expand or challenge what “still life” photography is, or can be.

Call for Entry Opens: January 29th, 2015
Cost for Entry: $35 first 5 images, $10 each additional
Submitting Your Entries: Submit MPC Online  Tool, Smarter Entry
Image Requirements: sRGB or RGB color space (standard); 72 ppi resolution; flatten layers 8 bit; 1280 pixels on the longest side; JPG format, compression level 8 (medium).
Call for Entry Close: March 15th
Juror Results: March 26th, 2015
Exhibit Dates: May 29th - July 12th, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, May 29th  2015 - 6:30 - 9:00

Prize & Awards: First Place - $400, Second Place - $300, Third Place - $200 and Three Honorable Mentions Awards of a full-color exhibition book. The book includes all images selected by our juror and those that will be exhibited throughout the Mpls Photo Center Galleries.
Juror: Russell Joslin
Accepted Images: All accepted images  will be exhibited throughout the Mpls Photo Center Galleries and published in a full-color exhibit book for purchase at $39.95.
Download Prospectus: Still Life: The inanimate Subject


Photo: Mark Sink & Kristen Hatgi Sink

Juror Russell Joslin has worked primarily in photography beginning in the early 90s. His work has been internationally published and exhibited in numerous solo and group shows. In addition to being a photographer, he is the Editor & Publisher of SHOTS Magazine, an independent, reader-supported quarterly journal of fine art photography that reaches an international audience. Joslin is also the author of Black Forest: Four Visible Poems, recently published by Candela Books.


Upcoming Call For Entries
Patterns of Nature Opens July 24th
Details will be posted soon.

Portraits Opens September 18th
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