Photo competition and news Round Up – Another Monday, Monday

© Leonie Purchas, #20/TALENT portfolio winner, also the recipient of the KLM/Paul Huf Award 2009, photo courtesy FOAM magazine and the artist

A quick post for the start of the week, an open call for entries to a special edition of Foam magazine TALENT for which, “you must be a photographer between 18 and 35 years old”. If you’re interested in entering, why not take a look look at the work of Leonie Purchas – a previous winner?

The 4th annual Foam Magazine Talent call is open for submissions on its website. The TALENT issue is “designed to showcase and expose young photographers from all over the world”. Submissions last year tipped the 1000 mark.

1 May

“The winning portfolios, chosen by the Foam Magazine editorial team, will be published in the September issue Foam Magazine#24/TALENT and presented along with an interview written by an esteemed author.

A minimum of two series and a maximum of four series. Each series containing at least eight digital low-res images per project/series. The maximum for submitted images is 16 jpegs per project/series. Please note: a selection of random photos will not be considered.

A brief description (maximum one A4) of the projects/series in a Word document and an abridged CV in a Word document.

All images  to be submitted in JPEG format. MAX: 768 x 1024 pixels 1MB per image.

“By submitting to the Foam Magazine Talent Call Foam Magazine has the right to use your work for promotional purposes, for a maximum period of 18 months preceding the submission. You will be consulted before the use imagery commences.

“The selection procedure will take place between May 1st and July 1st. If you are selected for publication we will notify you as soon as possible”.


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