Juror Feature: Graham Letorney

What are you passionate about in what you do? I am moved by the simple power of sharing personal stories and the connective force this emits. With visual mediums, culture and language barriers are less present and we can connect with, … Continued

Juror Feature: Aline Smithson

What do you look for in a series (4-6 images) I look for projects created with intention and deep thinking behind the series because a rich articulation of the work combined with beautifully captured images will always catch the eye of … Continued

Juror Feature: Whitney Johnson

What do you look for in a single image? A naturalness to the aesthetic: the image shouldn’t be overly contrived or polished. Something surprising, new, fresh. A picture that I haven’t seen before. What do you look for in a photographer? A … Continued

Juror Feature: Simon Barnett

What would you like to see photographers take into account when putting together a project? This isn’t original, but…originality.Assuming you’re a great photographer, have learned your craft and can translate what you see into a photograph (no small thing)–the biggest obstacle … Continued

Juror Feature: Elizabeth Krist

What do you look for in a photographer? I’m looking for that magic combination of journalist and  artist, who will teach me and move me.  The  baseline is technical facility and an affinity for light,  but of course what elevates certain … Continued

Juror Feature: Elizabeth Avedon

 What do you look for in a series (4-6 images)? I am captivated when the voice and intent of the artist is clear. With shorter sequences and pairings I believe it is still important to  develop a narrative and flow. There … Continued

PhotoWorld 2014 Jurors Announced

  The New York Photo Festival is pleased to announce the jurors for PhotoWorld 2014 …                                       Elizabeth Avedon, L’Oeil de la … Continued

NYPH Invitational PhotoWorld 2014 is OPEN for submissions!

WELCOME TO PHOTOWORLD 2014  The New York Photo Festival is proud to present PhotoWorld 2014, a wide-ranging exhibition invitational selecting the best new documentary, fine art, and motion and drone photography being produced today, determined by top photo and image … Continued

Doug + Mike Starn installation at The Israel Museum

Doug + Mike Starn, NYPH 2010 contributors of the Hidden Books, Hidden Stories show curated by Lou Reed, are currently working on an installation at The Israel Museum in Jerusalem, Israel. The exhibition, Big Bambú, will debut June 10, 2014 and will be up … Continued