Cleveland Photo Fest Call for Entry

Furtography

  • | Start Date: 1/1/2021 12:00:00 AM (PT)
  • | End Date: 3/15/2021 11:59:00 PM (PT)
  • | Fee: $30.00 USD per 3
  • | Additional Entries: $5.00 USD per 1
  • | Host: Cleveland Photo Fest

Show us Dog with your noblest, most elegant, memorable, humorous and lasting portraits. 

We will skip the usual clichés (This show is going to the dogs!) and instead beseech you to intently consider Our Best Friend. No credit cards, no staying out late with the boys/girls, no electronics…just love…and a daily walk for an hour or so. If you want to know pure, unadulterated and everlasting LOVE, Get a Dog. Show us Dog with your noblest, most elegant, memorable, humorous and lasting images.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

 

ACCEPTANCE: The exhibition will consist of 40 photographs chosen from the submissions. Photographers will be notified of their acceptance approximately two weeks after the submission deadline. Instructions for delivery or shipping of all artwork will be included in the acceptance email. Accepted photographs will be displayed on the Cleveland Photo Fest website as of May, 2021. 

 

AWARDS:  The Judges will award three cash awards: Judge’s Choice $300; Cleveland Photo Fest Choice $200 and Absolutely Fascinating $100. Three ‘Too Good Not To Be Mentioned’ awards will be made at the Judge’s discretion. All award recipients will be given free entry to a future CPF sponsored exhibition. Photographs of all work in situ will be sent to the participants.

 

IMAGE SUBMISSION FORMATTING: Submissions are ONLY accepted through our online entry site in digital files. Please prepare your files as following:

FILE FORMAT: Images must be saved and submitted as Jpegs.

IMAGE SIZE: Images must be 72 dpi and 1920 pixels or less on the longest side. Images must be 2 MB or less.

FILE NAME: Image Title_by_First Name_Last Name.  For example: My Nose has a Wet Tongue_by_Helene_Frotzmeir.jpg.

 

EXHIBIT FRAME AND PRINT SIZE: 

R E A D   C A R E F U L L Y ! ! !

ALL exhibited portraits MUST conform to gallery standards: 

~ ALL images must be professionally framed, either by the photographer or professional framer.

~ Frames MUST be black, white or gold, metal or wood.

~ALL FRAMES MUST BE 16 x 20. 

~ALL frames must use UV PLASTIC, not glass. 

~ Frames MUST be wired for hanging. NO D rings will be accepted.

~ Full frame images are permitted.

Return postage/shipping must be included with your submission.

 

SALES:

Photographers who have designated their images as for sale to the public will be promptly contacted as to the sale of their work. The CPF will take a 30% commission on all works sold. At the close of the exhibition, all non-sold work will be returned to the artist at their expense.

 

COPYRIGHT and USAGE RIGHTS: 

The artist retains copyright to their own images. Accepted artists grant the Cleveland Photo Fest the non-exclusive right to use, print or reproduce submitted digital files for the purpose of the exhibition, to promote the artist or related programming and subsequent display on the Cleveland Photo Fest webpage. The artists name and photo title will be included wherever the photographs are displayed or published.

 

DELIVERY INFORMATION will be sent upon acceptance via email.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions at NinaRipichCPF@gmail.com

 


Cleveland Photo Fest Call for Entry

Deja Nude

  • | Start Date: 1/1/2021 12:00:00 AM (PT)
  • | End Date: 3/15/2021 11:59:00 PM (PT)
  • | Fee: $30.00 USD per 3
  • | Additional Entries: $5.00 USD per 1
  • | Host: Cleveland Photo Fest

An exhibition of upbeat, enlightened and just plain fun nudity. 

The artworld is overwhelmed with images of emotional intensity and heavy breathing, strong side lighting and sculpted bodies, verdant fields and flowing tresses. We want you to have fun with your entry. Make us smile. Use your imagination. Impress us with your originality.

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

 

ACCEPTANCE: The exhibition will consist of 40 photographs chosen from the submissions. Photographers will be notified of their acceptance approximately two weeks after the submission deadline. Instructions for delivery or shipping of all artwork will be included in the acceptance email. Accepted photographs will be displayed on the Cleveland Photo Fest website as of May, 2021. ALL entrants must be 18 years of age or older.

 

AWARDS:  The Judges will award three cash awards: Judge’s Choice $300; Cleveland Photo Fest Choice $200 and Totally Makes Us Laugh $100. Three ‘Too Good Not To Be Mentioned’ awards will be made at the Judge’s discretion. All award recipients will be given free entry to a future CPF sponsored exhibition. Photographs of all work in situ will be sent to the participants.

 

IMAGE SUBMISSION FORMATTING: Submissions are ONLY accepted through our online entry site in digital files. Please prepare your files as following:

FILE FORMAT: Images must be saved and submitted as Jpegs.

IMAGE SIZE: Images must be 72 dpi and 1920 pixels or less on the longest side. Images must be 2 MB or less.

FILE NAME: Image Title_by_First Name_Last Name.  For example: Heavy Breathing_by_Helene_Frotzmeir.jpg.


 

EXHIBIT FRAME AND PRINT SIZE: 

R E A D   C A R E F U L L Y ! ! !

ALL exhibited portraits MUST conform to gallery standards: 

~ ALL images must be professionally framed, either by the photographer or professional framer.

~ Frames MUST be black, white or gold metal or wood.

~ALL frames must be 16 x 20.

~ALL frames must use UV PLASTIC, not glass

~ Frames MUST be wired for hanging. NO D rings will be accepted.

~ Full frame images are permitted.

Return postage/shipping must be included with the submission.

 

SALES:

Photographers who have designated their images as for sale to the public will be promptly contacted as to the sale of their work. The CPF will take a 30% commission on all works sold. At the close of the exhibition, all non-sold work will be returned to the artist at their expense.

 

COPYRIGHT and USAGE RIGHTS: 

The artist retains copyright to their own images. Accepted artists grant the Cleveland Photo Fest the non-exclusive right to use, print or reproduce submitted digital files for the purpose of the exhibition, to promote the artist or related programming and subsequent display on the Cleveland Photo Fest webpage. The artists name and photo title will be included wherever the photographs are displayed or published.

 

DELIVERY INFORMATION will be sent upon acceptance via email.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact the exhibition administrator, Nina Ripich, with any questions at NinaRipichCPF@gmail.com

 

 

 


Cleveland Photo Fest Call for Entry

Dear Diary, Show Us Your Secrets

  • | Start Date: 1/1/2021 12:00:00 AM (PT)
  • | End Date: 3/15/2021 11:59:00 PM (PT)
  • | Fee: $30.00 USD per 3
  • | Additional Entries: $5.00 USD per 1
  • | Host: Cleveland Photo Fest

For Women ONLY: Dear Diary (Show Us Your Secrets)! is an upbeat, playful and off the wall opportunity for women to visually share their favorite secrets.

Subject matter is all inclusive and will be viewed with a totally non-judgmental eye. This is your opportunity to delve into your imagination and express yourself.

 

DEAR DIARY will be Juried by Mindy Tousely, Executive Director of the Artists Archives of the Western Reserve (one of the three Cleveland art museums).

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

 

ACCEPTANCE: The exhibition will consist of 50 photographs chosen from the submissions. Photographers will be notified of their acceptance approximately two weeks after the submission deadline. Instructions for delivery or shipping of all artwork will be included in the acceptance email. Accepted photographs will be displayed on the Cleveland Photo Fest website as of May, 2021. ALL entrants must be 18 years of age or older.

 

AWARDS:  The Judges will award three cash awards: Judge’s Choice $300; Cleveland Photo Fest Choice $200 and Totally Off the Wall $100. Three ‘Too Good Not To Be Mentioned’ will be made at the Judge’s discretion. All award recipients will be given free entry to a future CPF sponsored exhibition. Photographs of all work in situ will be sent to the participants.

 

IMAGE SUBMISSION FORMATTING: Submissions are ONLY accepted through our online entry site in digital files. Please prepare your files as following:

FILE FORMAT: Images must be saved and submitted as Jpegs.

IMAGE SIZE: Images must be 72 dpi and 1920 pixels or less on the longest side. Images must be 2 MB or less.

FILE NAME: Image Title_by_First Name_Last Name.  For example: My Dreams_by_Helene_Frotzmeir.jpg.


 

EXHIBIT FRAME AND PRINT SIZE :

R E A D   C A R E F U L L Y ! ! !

ALL exhibited portraits MUST conform to gallery standards: 

~ ALL images must be professionally framed, either by the photographer or professional framer.

~ Frames MUST be black metal or wood.

~ALL frames are 16 x 20.

~ALL frames must use UV PLASTIC, not glass

~ Frames MUST be wired for hanging. NO D rings will be accepted.

~ Full frame images are permitted.

Return postage/shipping must be included with the submission.

 

SALES:

Photographers who have designated their images as for sale to the public will be promptly contacted as to the sale of their work. The CPF will take a 30% commission on all works sold. At the close of the exhibition, all non-sold work will be returned to the artist at their expense.

 

COPY RIGHT and USAGE RIGHTS: 

The artist retains copyright to their own images. Accepted artists grant the Cleveland Photo Fest the non-exclusive right to use, print or reproduce submitted digital files for the purpose of the exhibition, to promote the artist or related programming and subsequent display on the Cleveland Photo Fest webpage. The artists name and photo title will be included wherever the photographs are displayed or published.