L.A. Mobile Arts Festival

CELEBRATING MOBILE CREATIVITY There’s more to cell-phone photography than Instagram, according to Daria Polichetti. And to prove it the L.A. Mobile Arts Festival opens this Saturday (18 August) in Santa Monica, California. The festival is showcasing the creativity of over 100 mobile artists whose work includes not just photographs, but digital paintings and sculpture. Co-founded … Continue reading

The International Festival of Social Photography

~ Beauty, Kindness, Justice, Truth Sarcelles is staging a joyfully democratic photo competition aimed at … well everyone, anywhere who lives in a city. The competition is for images made on mobile phones (cell phones) of the city in which you live and has the theme of  “De la Couleur et du Bonheur dans ma … Continue reading


~ Guatemalan Festival call for entries GuatePhoto 2012, the international photography festival in Guatemala, has an open call to photographers worldwide. Closing date Friday 31 August. There is a submission fee of US$20 per portfolio submitted. Submissions will be judged by a panel including the famous Guatemalan photographer, Luis Gonzalez Palma along with Clara de … Continue reading

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