Call For Entries: Latin American Fotografia 8

By David Schonauer   Tuesday July 2, 2019

Is it time for you to enter Latin American Fotografia 8?

The premiere photography contest for imagery being created today in or about Latin America is accepting submissions. The deadline is July 19.

The contest is open to Latin American citizens living anywhere, including Puerto Rico, Cuba, México, Belice, El Salvador, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Guyanas, Surinam, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Uruguay, Paraguay and citizens of Spain and Portugal.

Everyone living or studying in Latin America, regardless of nationality, and everyone with Latin American clients or projects, regardless of nationality, are eligible. All images with Latin American subject matter by anyone, regardless of nationality, are also eligible.

Work created or published between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018 for both print and digital media is eligible, as is work created in 2018 for publication in 2019.

Go here for more information on eligibility.

JUDGES: Entries will be judged by an international jury of top creatives who commission photography, including Daniel Brena, Director, Centro de las Artes de San Agustín, México;  Alfredo de Stéfano, Photographer, Visual Artist, Cultural Manager Luz del Norte Fotografía, México; Leslie dela Vega, Director of Visuals, OZY Media, USA; Verónica Sanchis Bencomo, Photo editor, Founder, Foto Feminas, Venezuela/Hong Kong; and Ana Casas Broda, Artist, Photo editor Inframundo, and co-director Hydra+Fotografía, Spain/México. Go here to read about the judges.  

EXHIBITONS: Winning work will be featured in exhibitions — including The Party, AI-AP’s gala networking event in New York City, as well at at Photoville in Brooklyn and at Motivarte in Buenos Aires, Argentina and Casatinta in Bogota, Colombia. Selected winners will be given a chance to present their work at a PROJECTIONS event in New York City the day before The Party. The work will also be published in a catalog sponsored by Epson and featured throughout 2020 here at Pro Photo Daily. (Read some of our recent posts here, here, and here.)

Go here for more information on categories. Go here for answers to frequently asked questions and here for information on how to enter.

Latin American Fotografia offers a unique way to have your work seen around the world, and an important way for the world to see your unique vision of the lands and people of Latin America.


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