The Magnum Expression Award encourages photographers world wide to share their documentary projects. There are no limitations on the subject matter.
The judges will be looking for compelling projects that go beyond the surface level to provide fresh and engaging perspectives on the chosen subject.
Theme: Documentary photography – You may submit a maximum of 9 images to illustrate a single photographic essay.
The Winner will receive: Mentorship from a Magnum Jury photographer. A publishing contract for the completed project for a production of books, sponsored by My Premium Book (to the value of $3,000) as well as $3,000 of support to engage a book designer to design the book (to a combined total value of $6,000). A Photoshelter Pro account with 100GB storage and customizable website, for one year.
Two honorable mentions will receive: A publishing opportunity with $1,000 towards producing the book. A Photoshelter Basic account with 10GB storage for one year.
Online submission of digital photographs via the website.
Image requirements: high resolution photos suitable for printing.
Entry deadline: 28 February 2013