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PhotoIreland Festival 2014 | Call for Works

PhotoIreland Festival 2014
1–31 July, 2014

« Truths, Facts, Fictions, Lies. »

We seek, produce, use, and consume all kind of images in our everyday. Whether in the private or the public sphere, we need them for sharing and obtaining details regarding experiences, news, and events. They serve to illustrate ideas that in turn endorse or contest other ideas. With these images, through storytelling, we shape public opinion  and enjoy a shared sense of what is true, what is real. The way we understand our reality then is through these fragmented stories that we tell ourselves. Some of them may be accepted as truths, some others understood as mere myths, legends, hoaxes, or lies. It is all about storytelling. Continue Reading →

Athens Photo Festival 2013 | Portfolio reviews

Date: Saturday 2 November, 10:00-17:00
Application Deadline: Sunday 27 October 2013

The one day Athens Photo Festival’s portfolio reviews, offer an opportunity for serious amateurs and professional photographers to meet international and national experts in the field of photography and get direct feedback on their work or career development advice. Continue Reading →

Happy World Photobook Day

Celebrating the first photobook, “born” in 1843: Anna Atkins‘ beautiful “Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions (1843–53)“, Catalogued into the British Library 170 years ago today.

For this occasion we’ve put together a couple of useful links & resources around photobooks below.

For more photobook goodness look for #PhotoBookDay on Facebook & Twitter.

You’re having a special photobook event today?
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