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August 15 - September 7, 2019

Being Human

Entry Deadline: Jun 24, 2019
Prints Deadline: Aug 01, 2019

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Juror: Christy Havraneck
Deadline: June 24, 2019
Gallery exhibition: August 15 - September 17, 2019
Exhibition prints due: August 1, 2019

Call for Entries

This is an exploration of what we all recognize as human emotions, human gestures, human endeavors.

What does being human look like to you — emotionally, physically, spiritually?

All capture methods and processes are welcome.

Click to see images enlarged.

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Ashley McDowell
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Linda Smogor
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Andrew Schirmer
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Jeremy Rill

We are very pleased that Christy Havranek will be jurying and curating this exhibition. She will select approximately 35 images for exhibition in the gallery, and 35 for our Online Gallery. The recipients of the Juror’s Award and the Director’s Award will each be entitled to an online portfolio review by Ms. Havranek. 

All 70 selected images will be reproduced in the exhibition print catalog and remain permanently on our website, with links to photographer’s URL. Gallery exhibition August 15 to  September 7, 2019.

Submissions: $39 for up to 5 images, $6 each additional image.

Find complete information about submitting images here.
Information about our printing service and free matting and framing here.

About the Juror

Christy Havranek is the Photo Director at HuffPost, where she oversees a team of photo editors and photographers. She has over 18 years of experience in the photo business, having worked at NBCUniversal, Frommer’s Travel, & Polo Ralph Lauren, among others. She recently was a juror for the Lenscratch exhibit “Good Manners”, the 2018 LensCulture Street Photography Awards, and Photolucida Critical Mass. Christy is a juror for the 2019 Magenta Foundation Flash Forward Competition, and in February 2019 will appear alongside industry colleagues at the Turchin Center for Visual Arts to discuss contemporary photography and its role in creating a more just and equitable society. Christy is honored to be an editorial mentor with Women Photograph for 2018-2019. HuffPost assigns photographers to cover a variety of national and international topics -- from breaking news to long-form enterprise pieces -- and licenses existing photo series to feature on its global platform.