Street Photo Competitions Calendar 2019

Street Photography Competitions Calendar 2019

Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala, 2018

Street Photography Competitions Calendar 2019

Last update 04.Feb.2019 (extended deadlines update)

The 2019 Street Photography Competitions Calendar distinguishes three types of events. With few exceptions they share some of the following characteristics.

  • Street Photo Contests
    • Online photo contest and winners announcement
  • Street Photo Awards
    • Online photo contest
    • Online or on location contest winners announcement and awards ceremony
    • Online or on location photo exhibition
  • Street Photo Festivals
    • Online photo contest
    • Online and on location contest winners announcement and awards ceremony
    • On location photo exhibitions, workshops, portfolio reviews, panel discussions, presentations, photo walks and more

The events are either dedicated to street photography or it is listed as a competition category.

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Ricoh GR II vs GR III Comparison

Ricoh GR II vs GR III Preproduction Comparison

Ricoh GR II vs GR III Preproduction Comparison

The Ricoh GR II successor model GR III was announced just a two days ago on Sep 25, 2018. It is still a pre-production model so things might change slightly.

As longtime Ricoh GR II fan and user, I was curious how the Technical Specifications and new Control Buttons Layout of the GR III compare to the current model. My comparison is based on publicly available text and image information and includes only new and changed aspects.

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Making Of Smokey Coat Men

Smokey Coat Men won the monthly Pentaxforums Photo Award in May 2018. Theme: “People, Candid or Street”

I was asked to describe the making of the photo for a post in the forums. I found it to be good excercise to reflect on it. This repost will be under a new blog category called “streetphototip“. I already run it on Instagram @streetphototip and will expand the project here.

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Intellectual Property Terms of Free Photo Sharing Websites

Intellectual Photo Property License Sharing Comparison

Comparing IP-License Terms of Social Photo Sharing Websites

Intellectual Photo Property Sharing

As photographers, we like to show and promote our work throughout the digital world. Nowadays we won’t come around using social media/photo sharing websites to do so. We have the choice between many web-services/companies and more often prefer free ones. By uploading our content we permit to display and share our works under a set of very specific Terms of Service. The TOS specify in legal terms what the company is allowed to do with our content, our Intellectual Property.

I wanted to know in detail to what I would give permission to when I upload one of my photos to such a free service. Also, I wanted to know what would happen if I decide to remove my content or account.

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Daytrip to Pomaire

Without much sleep inside the terribly cold and cramped overnight bus from Puerto Montt, we were dropped off in the outskirts of Santiago de Chile. We were about to meet and stay a couple of days with our hiking friends Jorge and Catalina which we met on the Dientes de Navarino trek. They kindly invited us to visit them and here we were. It was a sunny Sunday, our friends packed us into their beloved 4×4 Suzuki Jeep and off we went on a day road trip, away from the capital city.

Visiting Pomaire Village

Joanna with our hiking friends Jorge and Catalina from Santiago de Chile in the Village of Pomaire.

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