Emerging Talent Award July 2017


Finalists

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  • © Dawin Meckel / Ostkreuz

    Judged by: Ostkreuz Photo-Agency

    Christian Pankratz is the Chief Editor and head of picture desk of the prestigious Ostkreuz Photo-Agency.

    Based in Berlin, Ostkreuz is the most successful photographers’ run agency in Germany and a photographic institution for over 25 years.

    Renowned for the quality of its photography, Ostkreuz Photos now represents 22 internationally acclaimed photographers – All sharing the idea of a common author photography that wants more than just beautiful pictures.

    Over the years Ostkreuz’s voice and cultural position has been published in world leading magazines such as Die Zeit, National Geographic, Le Monde, GEO, or Time Magazine and it’s work has been celebrated by various institutions from the Goethe Institute to Amnesty International.

    Ostkreuz Photo-Agency will be represented at the FotoHaus during The Rencontres d’Arles 2017 annual photography festival and we are delighted to have them with us as this month competition judge!

Kristyn Taylor
© Kristyn Taylor
color portrait of an elderly woman by Can Sever
© Can Sever

Current Theme:
Visual Storytelling Deadline: 31 January 2022

The art of visual storytelling encompasses a wide range of possibilities with at its heart, the will to tell a story.

From classic social documentary to imaginative storytelling: this month we are seeking visual artists aiming to captivate; unique voices willing to share their stories with conviction and awareness.⁠

Portrait, street, documentary, landscape: All approaches are valid. Enter now and show us YOUR stories!


1st Prize: $1000 · 2nd Prize: $600 · 3rd Prize: $400

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