Behind the Scenes of the Photon Fashion Fest Cover Shoot

Our September issue of PhotoComment saw the announcement of the Photon Fashion Fest competition, challenging you to shoot a fashion image worthy for the cover of PhotoComment. The cover image for September issue was done by Natalie Field. Below is a behind the scenes look at the shoot and tips from Natalie on how to … Read moreBehind the Scenes of the Photon Fashion Fest Cover Shoot

Hasselblad Masters Awards Competition with a Call for Submissions

“Photographers are invited to submit their images to be considered for the prestigious Masters Awards. Categories and qualifications for the 2014 Awards have been expanded, opening the competition to more photographers than ever before …”

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Last Call for Entries to Sony World Photography Awards

We just got a press release to advise that the closing date for the Sony World Photography Awards is 4 January 2012. We highly suggest getting your entries in as soon as you can. Last year there was more than one South African whose images received recognition proving that the talent in SA is world class. Read on for the full press release or head straight over to the World Photography website here.

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Win A Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW

In our July edition one lucky reader – Candice Peetz – who submitted their portfolio and was picked to be the published as our PhotoComment and Outdoorphoto Readers Portfolio won a Wacom Bamboo Touch graphics tablet. For the August issue the published portfolio will get a Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW from Outdoorphoto. We will be … Read moreWin A Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW

Child Welfare Competition with Vega

Vega Pretoria is joining forces with Child Welfare Tshwane (CWT) in running a photography competition to raise awareness of the plight of the most vulnerable in our communities. In brief, the competition is aimed at raising awareness through the photographic medium, of child welfare issues in and around the City of Tshwane, although I am … Read moreChild Welfare Competition with Vega

WIN A FREE PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP!

Professional photographer Andi Lowicki (www.arternative.co.za), featured in photocomment April 2011 is offering 10 lucky readers a free 2 hour workshop focussing on portrait photography. Two groups of five winners each will meet with Andi on Saturday the 23rd and 30th of April at Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens, JHB. To enter just email your details and … Read moreWIN A FREE PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP!

Photo Tip: How to Win a Photo Competition

(Winning image in our first Photo Friday competition)

So, you’ve spotted this great photographic competition with an amazing prize and all you can dream about is winning it but the question you keep asking yourself is how? Well, I hope to share some ideas with you which can only serve to help you in your quest.

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Hasselblad Masters Finalists Open for Your Vote

Thats right, Hasselblad have announced 110 of their Masters Finalists and now they want your input as well. In their own words: Hasselblad is proud to introduce the 110 Masters Finalists for 2010 and invites you to view the work of these exceptional photographers and vote until October 31, 2011 for your favorite images. Be … Read moreHasselblad Masters Finalists Open for Your Vote

Our First ‘Photo Friday’ Winner – Flag Store Front

After a great deal of deliberating by the judges we have finally come to the point where we can announce our winner of the Photo Friday Competition for the period ending January 2011. The image ‘Flag Store Front’ seems to have within it a mystery that held many of us spell bound. I personally keep asking myself questions like “What is it trying to tell us? What could be hiding behind the door?” and out of a great selection of images this one kept attracting my gaze time and time again.

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