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FIX Photo Festival has teamed up with the global photography community network Photocrowd and innovative master printers Genesis Imaging to bring you the FIX Photo Festival Awards, giving you the chance to be exhibited at the Festival. Win great prizes and have your work judged by a panel of photography experts. The festival gives you invaluable exposure attracting a knowledgeable and influential crowd from the world of photography.

Four categories to enter:

Connection, Essence, Structure, Year Of The Woman

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Entries now closed for 2018

The results will be posted here on 28 November

 Prizes

Overall winner

Chosen by the judging panel from the category-winning images

  • £1000 Grand prize

  • Your winning image exhibited at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

  • Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

  • Consultation with Laura Noble – Founder of the FIX Photo Festival, Director of L A Noble Gallery, London

  • Featured and interviewed on Pixelrights live Instagram and featured in their blog

  • Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards with a guest

8 Category winners:

4 winners judged by the panel

  • Your winning image exhibited at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

  •  Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards with a guest

  • One Year's membership to The Royal Photographic Society worth £120 -  rps.org

  •  Parallax voucher worth £25 and free postage

4 winners judged by community vote

  • Your winning image exhibited at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

  • One Year's membership to The Royal Photographic Society worth £120 -  rps.org 

  • Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards with a guest

32 selected images:

Places 2-5 in the judge vote and crowd vote in each category

  • Your winning image exhibited at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

  • Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

A further 40 selected images

  • Places 6-10 in the judge vote and crowd vote in each category

  • Your winning image will be exhibited on the LANG website and Youtube.

  • Invitation to the Private View at the FIX Photo Festival Awards

 Judges

  Peggy Sue Amison  - Artistic Director /  East Wing , Doha, Qatar  Peggy Sue Amison is Artistic Director of East Wing - an international platform for photography based in Doha, Qatar. As a curator, strategist, photographic consultant and writer, Peggy Sue has collaborated with numerous emerging and established photographers, festivals, galleries and publications in Europe, Poland, China, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Qatar, and the UAE. Prior to working with East Wing, Peggy Sue was the Artistic Director of Sirius Arts Centre in Cobh / Cork, Ireland and is a past board member of Belfast Photo Festival in Northern Ireland. She lives and works in Berlin, Germany.    www.east-wing.org     Richard Chambury  -  Pixelrights   Richard Chambury has worked in the photography industry since leaving school, for 30 years, from local newspapers to working in Fleet Street and starting online imaging and printing businesses, specialising in global image syndication.  It was whilst working as a press photographer, predominantly in the News, Entertainment and Royalty fields he photographed the great & the good from Princess Diana to Arnold Schwarzenegger and Beyonce to Nelson Mandela, travelling the world extensively. He also worked extensively in film and television on location, photographing for public relations and marketing departments for promotion.  This ability to master working remotely, with plenty of digital hurdles in his way, has enabled him to learn and visiualise how to solve the problem of creatives working online, but with little knowledge of how to set up and operate in this digital world.  He regularly interviews photographers about their experiences, methods and techniques live on Facebook and Instagram with a large global following gaining exposure for all those who participate.    www.pixelrights.com     Jude Hull -  Specialist, Head of Sale Photographs,  Christie's London   Jude Hull is Specialist, Head of Sale in the Photographs Department in London. She has worked on numerous auctions in London, Paris and New York. Most recently launching  Masterpieces of Design and Photography  which presented masterpieces of both mediums for the first time in the same auction and set the world auction record, Robert Mapplethorpe. Closely involved with the sale of several important private collections she has also helped develop the department’s digital sales, curated exhibitions and speaks regularly on the subject of collecting photography.    www.christies.com     Laura Noble  - Founder of FIX Photo Festival, Director of  L A Noble Gallery   Laura Noble is the Director of L A Noble Gallery (LANG) in London. She is also a curator and author of  The Art Of Collecting Photography , with primary essays in many monographs including  Form & Function  Chloe Rosser, 2018  At Home with the Furries - Tom Broadbent, 2018,  Estate  - Robert Clayton, 2015,  In Paradiso,  Deborah Baker, 2014,  Hidden Identities: Unfinished  - Yvonne De Rosa, 2013, and many more.  Her blog has a global following with personal thoughts and opinions on the art world and art practice. She is a nominator for the global Prix Pictet Prize and also an Ambassador for the Royal Photographic Society’s 100 Heroines project and Docking Station in Amsterdam as well as being a judge on many photographic competitions and residency programmes. Her commitment to photography is paramount.  She curates at LANG and independently and lectures on all aspects of collecting photography, professional and gallery practice worldwide. As an avid collector, Laura prides herself on discovering new talent and writes extensively on photography in numerous journals.  With a commitment to emerging photographers, LANG delivers consultations for artists and collectors alike. Launching FIX Photo Festival on London’s South Bank in 2016 it gained worldwide recognition, with an expanded programme in 2017 and is poised for another successful year in the 2018 edition.    www.lauraannnoble.com

Peggy Sue Amison - Artistic Director / East Wing, Doha, Qatar

Peggy Sue Amison is Artistic Director of East Wing - an international platform for photography based in Doha, Qatar. As a curator, strategist, photographic consultant and writer, Peggy Sue has collaborated with numerous emerging and established photographers, festivals, galleries and publications in Europe, Poland, China, Germany, Denmark, Ireland, Qatar, and the UAE. Prior to working with East Wing, Peggy Sue was the Artistic Director of Sirius Arts Centre in Cobh / Cork, Ireland and is a past board member of Belfast Photo Festival in Northern Ireland. She lives and works in Berlin, Germany.

www.east-wing.org

Richard Chambury - Pixelrights

Richard Chambury has worked in the photography industry since leaving school, for 30 years, from local newspapers to working in Fleet Street and starting online imaging and printing businesses, specialising in global image syndication.

It was whilst working as a press photographer, predominantly in the News, Entertainment and Royalty fields he photographed the great & the good from Princess Diana to Arnold Schwarzenegger and Beyonce to Nelson Mandela, travelling the world extensively. He also worked extensively in film and television on location, photographing for public relations and marketing departments for promotion.

This ability to master working remotely, with plenty of digital hurdles in his way, has enabled him to learn and visiualise how to solve the problem of creatives working online, but with little knowledge of how to set up and operate in this digital world.

He regularly interviews photographers about their experiences, methods and techniques live on Facebook and Instagram with a large global following gaining exposure for all those who participate.

www.pixelrights.com

Jude Hull - Specialist, Head of Sale Photographs, Christie's London

Jude Hull is Specialist, Head of Sale in the Photographs Department in London. She has worked on numerous auctions in London, Paris and New York. Most recently launching Masterpieces of Design and Photography which presented masterpieces of both mediums for the first time in the same auction and set the world auction record, Robert Mapplethorpe. Closely involved with the sale of several important private collections she has also helped develop the department’s digital sales, curated exhibitions and speaks regularly on the subject of collecting photography.

www.christies.com

Laura Noble - Founder of FIX Photo Festival, Director of L A Noble Gallery

Laura Noble is the Director of L A Noble Gallery (LANG) in London. She is also a curator and author of The Art Of Collecting Photography, with primary essays in many monographs including Form & Function Chloe Rosser, 2018 At Home with the Furries- Tom Broadbent, 2018, Estate - Robert Clayton, 2015, In Paradiso, Deborah Baker, 2014, Hidden Identities: Unfinished - Yvonne De Rosa, 2013, and many more.

Her blog has a global following with personal thoughts and opinions on the art world and art practice. She is a nominator for the global Prix Pictet Prize and also an Ambassador for the Royal Photographic Society’s 100 Heroines project and Docking Station in Amsterdam as well as being a judge on many photographic competitions and residency programmes. Her commitment to photography is paramount.

She curates at LANG and independently and lectures on all aspects of collecting photography, professional and gallery practice worldwide. As an avid collector, Laura prides herself on discovering new talent and writes extensively on photography in numerous journals.

With a commitment to emerging photographers, LANG delivers consultations for artists and collectors alike. Launching FIX Photo Festival on London’s South Bank in 2016 it gained worldwide recognition, with an expanded programme in 2017 and is poised for another successful year in the 2018 edition.

www.lauraannnoble.com

Venue: Menier Gallery, 51 Southwark Street, London, SE1 1RU

Tel: +44 (0)207 407 3222

FIX Opening Hours: 
Wednesday 28 November    11:00 - 18:00
Thursday 29 November        11:00 - 18:00
Friday 30 November             11:00 - 18:00
Saturday 1 December.           11:00 - 15:00
 

Transport:
Tube / Overground: London Bridge / Borough

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Category-Winning Images

4 Judged by the panel, 4 judged by popular crowd vote

Caroline Gavazzi

Congratulations for being the overall winner of FIX Photo Festival Awards 2017! 

Runner-up Images

All exhibiting at FIX Photo Festival and printed by Lumejet

 

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Video created by ©Photocrowd https://www.photocrowd.com 


Judges

Laura Noble -  Curator, Author and Director of L A Noble Gallery

Chris Steele-Perkins - Critically acclaimed, Magnum photographer known globally for his award winning reportage

Lottie Davies - Award winning photographer, writer and film maker

Ben Brain - Editor, Digital Camera magazine