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Colors of Life announces the 2014 Seventh Edition of the Colors of Life International Photo Contest

 

 

 

Colors of Life - An International Photo Contest providing an opportunity for photographers to submit and exhibit their works in the United States and internationally

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT COLORS OF LIFE

 

 

 

Colors of Life is a Section 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that embraces the idea that by combining art with philanthropic activities, the quality of life and conditions of the less-fortunate can be improved. Through the International Photo Contest, held annually, Colors of Life has provided support and attention for institutions and organizations that share its goals.

 

 

 

 

 

ABOUT THE PHOTO CONTEST

 

 

 

This year’s competition will support the activities of Life Pieces To Masterpieces (LPTM) www.lifepieces.orga youth development and education organization that uses artistic expression to develop character and leadership, unlock potential and prepare African American boys and young men (ages 3-25) to transform their lives and communities. Along with art, LPTM students participate daily in academic tutoring, mentoring, leadership, youth development as well as character education and life skills building.

 

 

 

 

 

CONTEST TITLE

 

“Young Men with Big Dreams”

 

 

 

 

 

CONTEST GUIDELINES

 

 

 

Preferred subjects for photographs submitted are those focusing on courage, strength, leadership, kindness and the value that education has for boys and young men living in low-income communities worldwide, and related to the activities, mission and goals of Life Pieces To Masterpieces.

 

 

 

 

 

PARTICIPATION

 

 

 

Open to all photographers

 

 

 

All forms of photographic medium are eligible

 

 

 

 

 

CONTEST CALENDAR

 

 

 

Call for Entries

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry Deadline

 

 

 

 

 

 

Finalist Photos Announcement

 

 

 

Jury review and selection will be completed by July 15, 2014 and the 20 selected finalist photos will be announced at such time.

 

 

 

Exhibitions

 

 

 

The goal of this year’s competition is to produce a documentary-style exhibition from the 20 finalist photographs that will be exhibited at Pepco Edison Gallery in Washington DC during October 2014 and subsequently in other venues.

 

 

 

 

 

PRIZES

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ENTRY FEE

 

 

 

A non-refundable entry fee of US$ 30.00 entitles each artist to submit up to 3 images.

 

 

 

Method of Payment

 

 

 

Each artist can pay the entry fee via:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONFIRMATION

 

 

 

Submission of an entry to this Contest implies acceptance of all conditions stated above.

 

 

 

 

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

 

 

 

For any additional information regarding this year's Contest, please contact us at:

 

 

 

 

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