GPF Student Photography Competition 2018

International winner £1,000
Channel Island Winners £250

Sponsored by Raven Russia

Raven Russia

Deadline 30 July 2018

The Guernsey Photography Festival and Raven Russia Ltd are proud to present a free major photography competition designed to promote the work of students working towards Photography / Art and Design.

Competition categories

International students

Degree, masters degree or equivalent

Channel Island students (year 10 - 11 and year 12 - 13)

GCSE / A-Level, L2 & L3 Vocational Qualifications in A&D and/or a certificate in IB Visual Arts

A prize of £1,000 for International Students and prizes of £250 for each Channel Islands category are being offered to the winning students along with the opportunity to gain valuable exposure by exhibiting at the next Guernsey Photography Festival starting 20th of September 2018.

Entry Details

The award is open to any student who is currently studying one of the above qualifications, who has developed, or is developing a coherent, artistically driven body of work in the field of contemporary photography.

There is no set theme – work can be entered on any subject.

Entrants for local student categories must submit a set of a maximum of 6 images (in a zipped folder), along with a supporting statement of no more than 250 words

Entrants for higher education categories must submit a set of a maximum of 15 images (in a zipped folder), along with a supporting statement of no more than 250 words.

Images must be no larger than 1000 pixels on the longest side, sRGB jpeg format. Label the files with your name and numeration (firstname_lastname_1.jpg).

Submissions received in any other format will not be accepted.

Entries must be received no later than 30 July 2018.

All entries will be reviewed and assessed by the Guernsey Photography Festival jury. The decision of the jury is final.

The best portfolios in each category will have the chance to be exhibited as part of the next festival opening on 20th of September 2018. A special Channel Islands’ Student Exhibition will be organised in Guernsey and Jersey (date and time to be confirmed).

Enter the competition

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