Palm* Photo Prize: Open Call 2020


Calling all photographers. Despite the difficult times we face, it is heartwarming to see our communities pull together in efforts to keep ourselves going, and we are excited to see what innovative ways we explore our creativity at this time. Our friends at the Palm* Photo Prize have got a great opportunity for photographers working in all disciplines. Find out how to enter your work here for a chance to be shortlisted and featured in the exhibition at theprintspace gallery (exhibition date TBC). There are some amazing prizes up for grabs, and some brilliant judges whose eyes you would benefit from catching, to be frank, the line up of judges is the best we have ever seen from an open call.

Exhibited entries will be in the running to win prizes in the following categories:

Judge’s Panel 1st Place
• £1000 Cash Prize supported by Polaroid Originals
• Polaroid Originals camera + film
• theprintspace £150 voucher
• Labyrinth photography Lab £150 voucher
• Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

Judge’s Panel 2nd Place
• Polaroid Originals camera + film
• theprintspace £100 voucher
• Labyrinth photography Lab £150 voucher
• Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

People’s Choice Award
• Polaroid Originals camera + film
• theprintspace £100 voucher
• Labyrinth photography Lab £100 voucher
• Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

People’s Choice Instagram award
• theprintspace £50 voucher
• Labyrinth photography Lab £50 voucher
• Feature on the Palm* Website

Judges Panel:
• Alastair McKimm – Editor-in-Chief at i-D
• Karen McQuaid – Senior Curator at The Photographers’ Gallery
• Sarah Allen – Assistant Curator at Tate Modern
• David Campany – writer, curator, artist and teacher
• Jessica Lopez – Photo editor at Polaroid Originals
• Lola Paprocka – founder of Palm* Studios

Palm* Photo Prize is proudly sponsored by creativehub, Polaroid Originals, i-D and Labyrinth Photographic.

See below some of our favourite images from last years shortlist, good luck to all the entrees.

Image © Alice Zoo
Image © Alessandro Lovino
Image © Bassel Nazzal
Image © Piergiorgio Sorgetti
Image © Alana Celii
Image © Daniel Dorsa
 
Image © Lewis Khan
 
Image © Iacopo Pasqui
Image © Sabrina Usia
Image © Caleb Stein