Do you want to make a photobook? Have you made a dummy of your project? Now you have a chance to have it published.
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About

By entering you have the chance to win the Landskrona Foto & Breadfield Dummy Award 2020.

What winners receive

Landskrona Foto Dummy Award enables the winner to have his or her book project published by Breadfield Press and Landskrona Foto during 2021. The prize includes all expenses for book production such as design, printing and distribution. The photographer will also receive a large number of books to dispose over and sell. The winner will be invited to Landskrona Foto Festival 2020 festival to receive the award By entering for the Landskrona Dummy Award 2020 you will also be part of a slide show that will be screened during the Photobook days. This means that all applicants will be part of this year ́s Landskrona Foto Festival.

The event costs 30 Euro to enter. Send a completed application together with your dummy in PDF format (maximum 100 mb) before April 15, 2020.

About Landskrona Foto

Since it started in 2013 Landskrona Foto Festival has developed to become one of the most talked about photo festivals in northern Europe. The ambition for the festival is to show art photography of the highest international class from a blend of countries. The festival is also an important meeting place for photography professionals with a portfolio review, dummy award, workshops, photobook days, a large number of exhibitions, artist talks, seminar and much more.

How to enter

There is no need to send us a physical copy of your photobook dummy, we only accept pdfs (maximum 100 mb). Enter your unpublished, self-published, digitally published or produced by print-on-demand, e.g. blurb. photobook pdf. Make sure to also upload jpegs images from your book, that we will use for the screening. These images can be pages from your pdf or photographs of a physical copy.

Timeline

Call for entries open
28 October 2019
Submission deadline
15 May 2020
Shortlist announcement
July 2020
Winner announcement
5 September 2020

Requirements

Profile

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    First name

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    Biography with up to 1500 characters

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    Last name

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    CV with up to 2000 characters (or PDF file)

Upload

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    1 project per submission

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    3 to 5 images per project

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    File type must be JPG

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    At least 1500px on the long edge

Descriptions

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    Project description

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    PDF book dummy

Juror information

Rémi Faucheux is a graphic designer and publisher based in Paris. He co-founded the independent publishing house RVB BOOKS. Since its creation in 2011, RVB BOOKS has published about 100 titles, notably by Erik Kessels, Óscar Monzón, Thomas Mailaender, Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs, Grégoire Pujade-Lauraine, Tomoko Sawada, Stéphanie Solinas, Penelope Umbrico, among Others. RVB BOOKS receive the Paris Photo Aperture Foundation First Book Award 2013 with “Karma” by Óscar Monzón, the PhotoEspana Best International Photobook 2015, and the Paris Photo Aperture Foundation PhotoBook of the Year 2015 with “Illustrated People” by Thomas Mailaender.

Tiffany Jones is the founding publisher of Overlapse, a London-based imprint that has produced some of the most recognized and critically acclaimed photobooks on the international scene in recent years. Notable publications include Beyond Drifting: Imperfectly Known Animals by Mandy Barker (selected top 10 best photobooks of 2017 by Smithsonian Magazine; Best books of 2017 by Photo-eye; nominated for the Deutsche Börse Foundation Prize 2018), and The Disappearance of Joseph Plummer by Amani Willett (finalist for best book of the year in PHotoEspaña 2018 and selected Best books of 2017 by Photo-eye). With more than 25 years dedicated to arts publishing and photojournalism, Tiffany is an established editor, designer, researcher and educator. She was editor of fLIP magazine for London Independent Photography (2009-2014), a grassroots association of which she is an honorary lifetime member. She has been a juror for the PhotoNOLA Portfolio Award (USA), Photolucida Critical Mass competition (USA), Fiebre Photobook Dummy Award (Spain), and the International Street Photography Awards. She leads workshops on making photobooks and does portfolio reviews internationally. Tiffany has an MA in Publishing from Oxford Brookes University, researching the photobooks market. Previously she studied photojournalism in Canada and worked as an independent photographer for several years, exhibiting her own projects.

Eamonn Doyle. Born in Dublin in 1969, Eamonn studied painting and photography at college, graduating in 1991. He spent much of the next two decades producing and publishing music, during which he also founded the Dublin Electronic Arts Festival alongside the record labels D1 Recordings and Dead Elvis. He returned to photography in 2008. His debut photo-book i, 2014, was described by Martin Parr as ‘the best street photo-book in a decade’. This was followed by ON, 2015, and the award-winning End., 2016, which together with i, became known as his Dublin trilogy, culminating in a ground-breaking immersive exhibition at Rencontres d’Arles 2016. Though most of this work was produced in and around the Dublin city centre location where he has lived for over twenty years, Eamonn’s most recent body of work, K, 2018, took him to the wild Atlantic coast of Ireland and to the volcanic landscapes of Extremadura in Spain. Eamonn still lives and works where it all began, just off Parnell Street in Dublin, with the D1 Recordings studio still operating from the basement. Gallery representation: Michael Hoppen Gallery, London

Nina Strand is a photographer and writer as well as the founder and editor of Objektiv. Most recently, she published the artist’s books Residency (Subjektiv Press, 2019), STAFFET (Objektiv Press, 2017), Arbeid, Age before Beauty, Kunstnerlønn (self-published, 2016) as well as Dr. Strand in 2015. She is currently receiving a work grant from the Arts Council Norway (2012–20). Since 2007, her essays about photography are being regularly published in Dagbladet. Publications by Strand include: Residency (working title), (Subjektiv Press, 2019), STAFETT, (Objektiv Press, 2017), Arbeid, Age before Beauty, Kunstnerlønn, (self published 2016), Dr. Strand, (Journal) and exhibition 2015. New View, (self published for Høstutstillingen, 2015), (female) Artist, (self published, 2015), Solo (self published, 2015), Trollet (self published, 2014), Backstage (self published, 2014), Det fiktive forhold (self published, 2013), Nykter (Akademisk publisering, 2010), So, how do you think you’re doing? (Journal, 2008), Gutta på Gølvet (Cappelen 2004).

Jenny Lindhe has a background in fine-art photography and works as a curator and artist. She is a curator and Head of Photographs Collection at Landskrona Foto and the project manager of The Photobook Days at Landskrona Foto Festival. She is also the founder and organiser of the book prize Landskrona Foto & Breadfield Dummy Award. Nine years ago she started her own gallery, Breadfield in Malmö. Breadfield functions as a meeting-place for contemporary art based photography. It is also a Publishing House (Breadfield Press) which focuses foremost on the photographic sketch, the working method so to say behind the finished product.

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