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PHOTOG FEST

The premier high school photography competition
designed to provide up and coming artists with the
rewards and recognition they deserve.

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Intro


PHOTOG FEST

The premier high school photography competition
designed to provide up and coming artists with the
rewards and recognition they deserve.

submit

Categories

  • Landscape - Landscape photography shows spaces within the world, sometimes vast and unending, but other times microscopic. Landscape photographs typically capture the presence of nature but can also focus on man-made features or disturbances of landscapes.

  • Portraiture - Portrait photography or portraiture is photography of a person or group of people that captures the personality of a subject by using effective lighting, backdrops, and poses.

  • Abstract/Experimental - Abstract photography, sometimes called non-objective, experimental, conceptual or concrete photography, is a means of depicting a visual image that does not have an immediate association with the object world and that has been created through the use of photographic equipment, processes or materials.

  • Studio - A photograph for which the sitter is posed, typically taken in the photographer's studio or other indoor established setting.

Judge's Category

  • Fashion - Fashion photography is a genre of photography which is devoted to displaying clothing and other fashion items. This Judge's Category is specific for our 2017 competition. 
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New York


New York City

Hit the streets to capture the city in all of it’s glory.
On-Site Competition: October 6th-8th, 2017.

NYC Street Life

New York


New York City

Hit the streets to capture the city in all of it’s glory.
On-Site Competition: October 6th-8th, 2017.

NYC Street Life

Judges

Sophie Elgort

Sophie is a fashion photographer born and raised in New York City. She began snapping photos from a young age, inspired by her father, photographer Arthur Elgort. She received her degree from Brown University and interned in many parts of the fashion industry, learning from the best including Azzedine Alaïa and Vogue.

Sophie breathes life into every photo she takes and her take on fashion is always fresh and optimistic. Her work has been published in an assortment of publications including Elle, Glamour, Paper, Tatler, Teen Vogue and The Financial Times. Sophie has also collaborated with numerous brands including ADIDAS, Bloomingdales, Clinique, Etienne Aigner, IBM, Mercedes Benz, Olay, Ralph Lauren and Topshop. 

Sophie was named Forbes 30 under 30 in the Art and Style category in 2016. She has also been a guest speaker at the Rubin Museum of Art, Brooklyn Academy of Music and Pratt Institute and has been called upon by a variety of media outlets to share insights on the topics of photography, style and fashion including AOL Style, Look TV and The Financial Times, whose style column, Suits and the City, she co-created in 2011.

 
 

Kyler and Kody McCormick

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As young entrepreneurs, Kyler and Kody McCormick founded the adventure filmmaking and inspirational brand, "The Outbound Life". At the ages of 20 and 23 they are TEDx speakers, social media influencers for brands such as Southwest Airlines, and have become sponsored by many of the leading brands in the industry
such as DJI, Manfrotto, and Sandisk. They are leading a movement to show youth that by living each day with passion, intentionality, and purpose, you can truly achieve your dreams.

Follow their adventures!
@the_outbound_life
facebook.com/theoutboundlife
theoutboundlife.com

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Grab your cameras and be a part of the future of photography.
LET IN THE LIGHT

About Us

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Grab your cameras and be a part of the future of photography.
LET IN THE LIGHT

About Us