Photos submitted to All-About-Photo Magazine (AAP Magazine) #17, theme: Portrait. The call for entries specifies that photos should be able to be published in a set of at least three related images. My photos were not accepted.
"AAP Magazine#17 'Portrait' invites photographers to explore humanity in each of us. From the classic studio portraits to the rise of the selfie, the best portraits give a glimpse into somebody's soul, a connection formed across countries, cultures and ages.
"We seek the submission of photographs that celebrate the aesthetic and conceptual considerations involved in the creation of the portrait: celebrate diversity, creativity, honesty and self-expression. Studio portraits, candid street shots, self-portraits, conceptual and fine art all welcome. With 7.57 billion people to choose from around the world, show us the ones that matter to you.
"All genres, capture types, color and B&W, traditional and non-traditional photographic and digital post-production processes are welcome for submission.
"Applications will be assessed on three criteria: creativity, originality and the visual / emotional impact of the image. The winners will be announced on All About Photo and social media.
"Please send us a cohesive body of work or portfolio
. Only a unified group of photos will be published in AAP Magazine. "Winners will receive $1,000 in cash awards, their winning image(s) or full portfolio published in AAP Magazine #17, extensive press coverage and global recognition.
"All winners will have their work published in the 17th printed issue of AAP Magazine
, a free copy of the magazine and their portfolio showcased in the Winners Gallery of www.all-about-photo.com."