Announcing FiPP3, the 2015 Fremantle International Portrait Prize
Dates set for international portrait award:
Open to everyone
$12,000 + in cash and prizes (Australian currency)
Dear Photography Enthusiast
Hello and welcome to the third Fremantle International Portrait Prize (FiPP3), a worldwide competition that aims to promote portrait photography and raise funds for research into, and assistance for people with, arthritic conditions.
The Organising Committee has released the timeline for the 2015 competition.
The official entry portal will open for the submission of digital entries on 15 June 2015.
Entries will be accepted for the following two months with the entry portal closing on 21 August.
The ‘long list’ of entries (the top 30% of all entries received) will be published on this website in mid-September 2015.
From these images, the independent judging panel will ‘short list’ 75 (or more) images which will form the official exhibition in Fremantle, Western Australia.
The official (invitation only) announcement of winners will be held at the Gallery on the evening of Saturday 24 October 2015.
The Exhibition will be open to the public from 25 October to 8 November at The Moore’s Building Contemporary Gallery, inHenrry Street, Fremantle.
AT A GLANCE
Entries open:15 June 2015
Entries close:21 August 2015
Long List announced:Mid-September 2015
Short List announced:Early October 2015
Winners announced:24 October 2015
Exhibition opens:25 October 2015
Exhibition closes:8 November 2015
WHAT ELSE IS NEW FOR 2015
Prize pool has increased to over $12,000 in cash and prizes with a cash prize of $5,000 for First Place, photographic goods and/or services for Second and Third Places and $200 (AUS) now offered for the fourth to tenth place-getters.
Entry fee will be just $20 (AUS) per image (maximum of 5 images per entry).
Each week during the entry period one or more entries will be featured on our website as the 'Entries Of The Week' and gain automatic entry onto the long list (of the top 30% of all entries as judged by our judging panel).