The Gravity Festival invites professional and non-professional photographers from all around the world to participate in the 2023 Gravity Photo Contest.
The topic of the contest is “The Beauty of Nature” in its broadest sense. Its purpose, as the underlying graffiti festival, is to raise awareness of the gravity of the ecological situation.
The 20 finalists will be exhibited at Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s Foundation in Paris. All twenty finalists will receive a diploma and the best 3 works will be awarded with monetary and non-monetary prizes.
The Gravity Photo Contest is a side event of the Gravity Festival, the first urban arts festival serving the planet. The third edition of the festival will take place on 13th and 14th May 2023 at Yann Arthus Bertrand’s Foundation GoodPlanet in Paris. The purpose of the festival is that all contributors contribute to raise awareness of the gravity of the current ecological situation.
Photographs submitted to the Gravity Photo Contest 2023 can focus on environment and its protection, the ecological situation but also on the animal or vegetal world, landscapes.
All entries must be submitted by email only to the address firstname.lastname@example.org with an object name « GRAVITY PHOTO CONTEST ». Photographs must be in JPG file format. The file size of the individual image should not exceed 5MB. The dimensions of photographs must be 2000 pixels for the longest side (whether vertical or horizontal).
Photographs already exhibited during previous editions of the festival cannot be submitted again. Works entirely created by computer, photomontages, photographs with signatures or watermarks are not allowed. Each photograph must be accompanied by an explanatory text in .PDF format of a maximum of 500 characters that does not mention the author’s name. So there must be one JPG file and one PDF file for each submitted picture.
Prizes for 2023
The twenty finalist’s photographs will be exhibited at Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s Foundation GoodPlanet in Paris during the length of the festival.
Photographs will be printed on Fine Art paper at 50x70cm. Participants who will be willing to get there framed pictures back after the festival will be able to do it at no cost. The other ones will be recycled.
- The first price will also receive the amount of 200€, a photo book by Stanley Leroux and a photo book by Jonk.
- The second price will also receive the amount of 100€, a photo book by Stanley Leroux and a photo book by Jonk.
- The third price will also receive the amount of 50€, a photo book by Stanley Leroux and a photo book by Jon
Gravity Photo Contest 2023 – Registration Fee
The registration fee is 10 Euro.