= Ongoing - London Festival of Photography (Shoot Experience) awards, prizes, competitions

The Competition


Shoot Experienceis an experiential photographyorganisation that helps to open people's eyes to their surroundingsthrough photography. Their major focus is the LondonFestival of Photography and Shoot Nations a youth project in partnership with theUnited Nations.

Within theLondon Festival of Photography are a series of Awards and Prizes including the London Festival of Photography Prize, the International Street Photography Award and the Student Street Photography Award.The festival also offers a diverse programme of exhibitions and events at venues including the British Library, British Musuem, Museum of London, the V&A, Tate Modern and St PancrasInternational. For details of current and planned awards and prizes please visit the website.

Shoot Nationsis an annual, global youth photographyproject including a competition, workshops and exhibitions on variouscontinents. Each year focuses on a different global issue and thephotographs produced are exhibited in the United Nations in New York.Fordetails of the current and planned Shoot Nations projects pleasevisit thewebsite.


Complies with the Bill of Rights

This competition meets all the standards set out in

the Bill of Rights For Artists


Competitions which meet all the standards set out in the Bill of Rights For Artists do not do any of the following -

  • claim copyright
  • claim exclusive use
  • seek waiving of moral rights
  • fail to give a credit for all free usage
  • add, alter, or remove metadata from submissions
  • seek usage rights other than for promoting the contest and no other purpose. Note that a book, posters, cards, or a calendar are seen as legitimate ways of promoting the contest and defraying costs
  • seek free usage rights in excess of 3 years
  • use the submissions commercially without the entrant's agreement, and such commercial usage is to be subject to a freely negotiated license independently of the competition.
  • make it a condition of winning that an entrant must sign a commercial usage agreement
  • fail to publish all documents on the competition website that an entrant may have to sign
  • fail to name the judges for this or last year's competition
  • fail to explicitly state all the organisations who will acquire rights to the submissions
  • set a closing date more than 18 months after the contest launch date
  • fail to make clear statements of rights claimed and how submissions are used.

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