PhotoWorld 2014 Finalists!

Congratulations to the PhotoWorld 2014 Finalists! Documentary A.M. Ahad Guillermo Barquero Romain Blanquart Nancy Borowick Linda Boumane Engelberth Philipp Engelhorn Glenna Gordon Julia Gunther Sungsoo Lee Marina Pallocca Stan Raucher Erica Simone Edwin Tse   Fine Art Leila Alaoui Matthew … Continued

Juror Feature: Jim Casper

What do you look for in a long term project? I expect a long-term project to convey a nuanced, multifaceted view of an idea or situation or person — whatever the topic is. The benefit of working on a single subject … Continued

Juror Feature: Neil Harris

 What do you look for in a single image? A single image has a lot of work to do to be successful. It must be striking and original, access multiple layers of meaning, and ideally encompass an entire narrative whether it … Continued

Juror Feature: Elizabeth Griffin

What do you look for in a single image?  I don’t know that I am looking for something specific in an image, but the images that I remember and that grab my eye are the ones I do not have the … Continued

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