Entries for the Creative Review Photography Annual are now closed. If you would like to speak to someone with regard to the entry process for next year please email firstname.lastname@example.org
When is the entry deadline?
The deadline for entering is Tuesday 14 August 2012. Entries will be accepted until 5.30pm.
Can I edit my entry?
Entries may be edited up until the point of 'submission'; all submissions must be made by Tuesday 14 August 2012. Entries will not be considered fully submitted until the entrant has proceeded to the payment stage and selected a payment method.
What is the eligibility period for entries?
Any work entered must have been produced or first launched/broadcast/published between 1st June 2011 and 1st June 2012 to be eligible for entry. Please view the Categories page for the criteria against which your entry will be judged.
What is the difference between a Single and Series entry?
A ‘Single' entry should consist of 1 image only. ‘Series' entries may contain between 2 and 6 related pieces of work.
What should I submit?
All entries must include an explanatory brief (maximum length one side of A4 page) which must be uploaded upon completing the online part of the entry process. When making your entry you may upload 1 image for a Single Entry and a maximum of 6 images for a Series Entry, and. Where the category deems that it would also be helpful to submit an image of the work in context, additional images will be accepted.
Images should be submitted in the following file formats: RGB jpeg or tif for still images, and mov, mpeg, mp4 or mp3 files for moving image entries. Please ensure that your explanatory brief and any supporting material do not exceed the maximum upload limit of 5MB per entry.
Can I enter the same project into more than one category?
Please ensure that you only enter each project once, should your work be selected it will only be published once in the Photography Annual.
What should I do if I lose my password?
Upon registration you will receive an email that contains your selected password. Should you lose this information, click here to have your password re-sent to you.
What is the deadline for payment?
All entry payments must be cleared by Tuesday 14 August 2012. Once payment has been received your entry/ies will be passed to the judges for review.
Can I request an invoice?
We are not able to invoice for entries. However, a pro-forma invoice is included as part of your booking confirmation email once you have submitted your entry.
When is the judging taking place?
Judging will take place in September 2012. All entrants will be contacted as soon as possible after the judging day to update them on the status of their entry/ies.
How will the selected work be showcased?
The successful entries will be showcased by category in a special edition of Creative Review published in October 2012. There are no category winners or restrictions on the number of works to be selected for The Photography Annual, we leave that up to the judges; however entries deemed to be of outstanding quality in the opinion of our Judges will be further honoured as ‘Best in Book'. All work will be considered for this accolade and there is no additional entry fee.
If my work is selected, when will it be published?
All entrants will be notified as to the status of their entries after the judging is complete. Selected entries will be published in the November 2012 issue of Creative Review (on stands October 2012).