The deadline for submissions to this year’s Miami Street Photography Festival is on Monday October 20, 2014. 75 Finalists will have their work displayed during Art Basel in Miami, one of the world’s premier art events, and the grand prize winner will walk away with a Leica X2 camera. Hit the jump for more info.
Street Photography News
Internet celebrity, accomplished photographer and certified Fuji-vangelist Zack Arias is holding a one day street photography workshop on October 28, 2014. Zack will give hands on street photography tips on the streets of Manhattan as the workshop walks from Times Square to Union Square. Hit the jump for more info.
Canon caught the photography world’s attention with a full page ad in the New York Time and a website counting down to 9 am this morning. Accordiing to adweek.com, it looks like the See Impossible campaign is more about advertising as Canon shifts its marketing focus away from products and onto customers’ stories. Hit the jump for more info.
Eric Kim will be holding his popular introduction to street photography workshop in Stockholm for October 29-30, 2014. The intimate two day workshop is limited to 6 participants and represents a rare chance for European fans to get a taste of the elusive art of street photography from one of the most popular voices in the medium. Hit the jump for all the details.
Magnum photographer Eli Reed is presenting a “Decisive Portrait” workshop as part of Magnum Days in Paris. Eli is a celebrated documentary photographer with the unique ability to see past the event he’s covering and peer into the very souls of his subjects. But why would street photographers be interested in a portrait workshop? Hit the jump for more info.
Ello is being called the “anti-facebook” as users embrace its straight-forward user experience and total absense of ads. The site is the brain-child of Kid Robot founder, Paul Budnitz and is gaining popularity quickly with nearly 20,000 people joining the network each hour. Hit the jump for more details.
A Mary Ellen Mark Workshop has been announced for Halloween in New York City on October 24-26, 2014. The weekend workshop will be a combination of lecture, shooting, portfolio review and critique and participants will be encouraged to shoot on the streets of NYC using the many Halloween events as a backdrop. Hit the jump for more info.
The black and white I SHOT IT photo contest closes in 6 days and the prize is currently sitting at over $5,000 plus a Leica Monochrom! The cash amount will likely triple by the end of the contest but either way it’s hard to ignore the chance to win one of the most alluring cameras in the recent history. Dig out your best black and white shots and hit the jump for more details.