Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Photography.Book.Now Competition offers $25,000 Grand Prize



Photography.Book.Now is a celebration of the most creative, most innovative, and finest photography books – and the people behind them. Learn more about the competition, categories, our jurors and of course, the awards.

The Grand Prize of $25,000 is sponsored by Hewlett Packard, whilst the Category Winner prize is what is being described as an Ultimate Review Package, sponsored by Canon and blurb. The First Runner-Up prize is a Photographic Experience Package, sponsored by Center's Review LA, B&H and Virgin America.

Other prizes are sponsored by BJP, Wacom, X-Rite, Induro, Tenba and Maine Media Workshops and others. More details from the competition website.

There are three categories but all of them require you to submit a book you've created via the site or a similar self-publishing site, as well as an submission fee of $35 (£25 or €30) per book. Closing date is 12:00 PM PST on July 16, 2009.

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