WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE TOP 6 PHOTOGRAPHERS TO BE PRESENTED WORLDWIDE

DEADLINE  |   TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018



WE CAN NOT SELL SUCCESS, SUCCESS IS NOT SOLD, BUT YES, WE, CAN CREATE THE NECESSARY CIRCUMSTANCES FOR IT, BEGIN TO CREATE YOUR CIRCUMSTANCES FOR SUCCESS, TAKE A FIRST STEP AND TAKE IT TODAY.

In this edition of Dodho Magazine we will discover and exhibit the best photographers and works of the moment. We are selecting the 6 photographers that will be presented worldwide in this new printed edition of Dodho Magazine. Your work deserves a broader audience, and this is your opportunity for your images to be seen and valued by the best professionals in the photography industry around the world. Your work will be presented at world level exclusively to the professionals of the photography industry.



The print edition of Dodho Magazine is the only publication with exclusively professional character and genuine spirit of promotion. Initially designed as a solid and powerful tool for the dissemination of new talents, it has become after the enormous acceptance by the industry in a publication of reference for the selection and discovery of huge photographers with delicious projects and fantastic stories to show the world. The print edition of Dodho Magazine will take your personal brand to the highest level of world photography, from Barcelona to New York, from Tokyo to Dubai, from Los Angeles to Sydney, the best gallery directors, photo editors, festival directors, Commissioners and agents will have your work in your hands through our exclusive publication. Your personal brand and your images will go around the world in record time.

THOSE WHO WANT SUCCESS IN THEIR PROFESSION ARE MANY, BUT FEW THOSE WHO DECIDE TO GO FOR IT.

Come on board with us and transform your goals into reality, nine, eight, seven, six, four, three, two, one, zero…… Take of and launch definitively your career.



TO WHOM THIS CALL IS DIRECTED?

All professional and amateur photographers who have something to show to the world or wish to disseminate their work in a definitive way can present their portfolios and images from any part of the world. We accept any style and photographic interpretation with the only requirement of having a unique and personal approach. From photojournalism, street photography, artistic, portrait, nude, landscape, nature, fauna, architecture, fashion, urban or documentary photography.

The printed edition of Dodho Magazine is designed for your work to achieve international recognition. We are dedicated to putting the spotlight on talented photographers and new projects by launching or expanding their careers in a definitive and effective way in the photographic industry. All portfolios presented are considered by our jury without the author’s data, this means that our judges do not know the photographer name and its origin until the end of the selection process. In this way we guarantee that the selection process takes place in the most transparent and democratic way possible.

All the portfolios and photographs received in the two modalities Cover and Magazine are valued through four decisive elements. Technical factors, composition factors, emotional factors and style factors. After the presentation period ends, the finalist works, and portfolios will be reviewed again, for the final selection of the photographers presented in the new edition. The jury’s decision will be communicated during the second half of February to all the selected photographers.

The published photographers will have to send their images or portfolios in high resolution and sign the publication authorization of their works in the shortest time possible given the so tight schedule of edition, publication and diffusion we have.


AND BEST OF ALL, A SELECT AND GRATEFULL AUDIENCE WILL GIVE YOU THE GENUINE RECOGNITION YOUR PHOTOGRAPHS DESERVE THRONG THE HAND OF DODHO MAGAZINE

An international judging panel composed of directors of  International Centre of Photography (USA), The Empty Quarter (United Arab Emirates), Erdmann Gallery (South Africa), Red Stamp Art Gallery (Holland), Klompching Gallery (USA), In Focus Gallery (Germany), Galerie Du Canon (France), Coco Communications (Singapore), Galerie Thierry Bigaignon (France), Catherine Edelman (USA), Black Eye Gallery (Australia) and the management team of Dodho Magazine will select the works and photographers to be presented in this new edition. We accept all genres, always and exclusively in the field of photography.

DOWNLOAD THE NEW EDITION 05 FREE OF CHARGE

As a sign of gratitude for the trust placed in Dodho Magazine, all participants will receive a code together with an email confirming their participation, so they can download the new digital version of this 05 edition in March. We are sure you will love it.



FINAL DEADLINE: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018

LAST DAY OF PARTICIPATION WILL BE ON FEBRUARY 14 2018 AT 11:59 PM (GTM GREENWICH MEAN TIME)

 


INTRODUCTION

We look for photographers of all cultures, viewpoints and of all ages, the only requirement is the quality and to be willing to take giant steps in your career. You can submit as many work as you want, no limit to the volume of participation. You can apply in the format of Cover or in the format Magazine or in both, it is up to you to decide.

COVER MODE

We are looking for the most shocking image as cover page for this edition, the cover is undoubtedly the most direct way your name and work reaches an even wider audience, you can send images in black and white and color in any format, vertical, horizontal and square. To participate in this mode you can choose from 3 different packages.

COVER PACK 1 – You can send a single image in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200px for the longer side

COVER PACK 3 – If you have more striking images you may choose this pack, with it you can send 3 images in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200px for the longer side

COVER PACK 5 – If you still have more images worthy of a cover, you can choose this pack with which you can send up to 5 images in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200px for the longer side

MAGAZINE MODE

We are looking  for the best works or portfolios to be presented on the inside pages of this edition. Your work will be presented in 20 pages dedicated exclusively to you and your work. You must present a body of work of between 10 and 15 images in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200px on the longest side. To participate in this mode you can choose from 3 different presentation packages.


MAGAZINE PACK 1 – You can send a single body of work from 10 to 15 images in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200px on the longest side.

MAGAZINE PACK 2 – If you want to submit more than one portfolio you may choose this pack, with it you can send 2 bodies of work 10 to 15 images each. (Images must be in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200 px by the longest side)

MAGAZINE PACK 3 – With this pack you can submit up to 3 portfolios of 10 to 15 images each (Images must be in jpg format at 72 dpi and 1200 px by the longest side)

IN THREE SIMPLE STEPS

STEP 1

Select a presentation coupon and you will be redirected to the portfolios selection page. You can decide between presenting a single portfolio and up to a maximum of 3 composite bodies of 10 to 20 images each. Each job must be compressed into a zip. file for submission. If you consider it appropriate, attach an explanatory text to each project without extension limit.

STEP 2

After selecting your works you will be able to access the registration page. Enter your personal registration information. Make sure your email is correct so that we can contact you.

STEP 3

Select your payment method. After proceeding to pay the fee, your work will be recorded in our database. You will receive a confirmation email and completed registration.


CHOOSE YOUR PARTICIPATION COUPON

Each portfolio may contain between 10 and 15 images and if you consider it appropriate an explanatory text in the zip folder.








KIKKI KEIL
Gallery Manager
DUBAI
THE EMPTY QUARTER

More about Kikki

An ambitious and reliable Art Advisor/Dealer, Museum Manager/Director/Exhibition Coordinator/Art Consultant, with an extensive background in graphic design, film production and gallery curation. Combines expertise in overall safety, preservation, recordkeeping of the museum’s collections, project management, VIP relations, PR and event management with an international perspective and multicultural, multilingual heritage. Recognised as a credible and creative leader, who is able to direct diverse teams and develop trusting professional relationships with colleagues and customers alike. Possesses an extensive industry network, including both public and private sector executives, private collectors and members of the Royal Family. Highly organised, with excellent commercial acumen and the ability to achieve excellent results even when under pressure. An expert in the latest developments and technologies in the art, design and culture industry [Official Website]


HEIDI ERDMANN
Gallery Director
CAPE TOWN
ERDMANN GALLERY

More about Heidi

Heidi Erdmann is a Cape Town based curator and founder of the Photographers Gallery ZA and Erdmann Contemporary. Erdmann started her career at the South African National Gallery in 1994. In 1997 she joined AREA; South Africa’s first photography gallery. Erdmann Contemporary was launched in 1999, and in 2001 the Photographers Gallery ZA was opened. Since opening her gallery Erdmann has hosted a frequently changing roster of exhibitions by historically significant and important contemporary practitioners. Her gallery also manages the estates of Derek Bauer (political cartoons), Grada Djeri (photography) and Pierre Crocquet (photography). She has published several books, most recently Intertwined 2004 – 2017 which chronicles the career of South African lens based artist, Nomusa Makhubu. She is an award winning curator with exhibitions presented in Europe, China and the US. She is a regular jury member of Photolucinda’s Critical Mass online photography competition.[Official Website]


SONIA ARATA
Gallery Director
AMSTERDAM
RED STAMP GALLERY

More about Sonia

Sonia Arata is born in Italy (Alessandria) in 1971.In 1993 she graduated at the High Institute of Interior Architecture of Vicenza, then she studied Theatrical Scenography at the Fine Arts Academy of Venezia.In 2000 she moved to Amsterdam where in the same year she opened the Squaremeters Atelier in Brouwersgracht; in 2005 she gave birth to Red Stamp Art Gallery.[Official Website]



DARREN CHING
Gallery Director
NEW YORK
KLOMPCHING GALLERY

More about Darren

Darren Ching is the co-owner of Klompching Gallery. Mr. Ching’s involvement with photography includes panel presentations, jurying of competitions, consulting, design, and contributing to both online and print publications on the subject. Until the Spring of 2015, he was Creative Director of PDN, and served as a perennial juror for the PDNs 30. Additionally, he is an Adjunct Faculty member at the School of Visual Arts in New York.[Official Website]


BURKHARD ARNOLD
Gallery Director
KÖLN
IN FOCUS GALLERY

More about Burkhard

Burkhard Arnold is the founder, owner and director of in focus Gallery. In focus is a gallery dedicated to international classic and contemporary photography, founded in 1989. The gallery organizes between 4 and 5 exhibitions a year, including documentary, photojournalism, conceptual, and fine art photography with emerging as well as established artists. Burkhard Arnold regularly curates shows for other institutions, galleries and museums. In focus Gallery publishs regulary catalogs and books to the galleries exhibitions.Burkhard Arnold has reviewed at photo festivals in Arles (Fr), Rhubarb-Rhubarb (Birmingham, GB), International Photoscene Cologne (D), Houston (USA) and Nordic Light Event, Norway. [Official Website]


GILLES ALTIERI
Artistic Director
TOULON
GALERIE DU CANON

More about Gilles

The Galerie du Canon, founded in 2017 by Jacques Mikaélian and Gilles Altieri, represents contemporary and confirmed artists and develops a policy of promotion and support for young creation. With an exhibition space of 250 square meters, the Galerie Du Canon is aimed at a wide audience. It will host monographic or collective exhibitions, thematic or group, of various currents and artistic disciplines. Place of life and passage, it is integrated into the dynamics of a neighborhood in full revival of the historic center of Toulon. The Galerie du Canon also organizes events to relate works, artists, and visitors, such as readings, lectures, performances and concerts. [Official Website]



SHANTHI JEULAND
Founder & Director
SINGAPORE
COCO PR COMMUNICATIONS

More about Shanthi

With her background in luxury hospitality and lifestyle, Shanthi Jeuland brings a breadth of expertise, with six years of combined experience in public relation agencies and in-house marketing and communication departments. She has handled a wide variety of accounts, from luxury hospitality, F & B, auction houses, entertainment and tech start-ups. Shanthi leverages her extensive network of contacts to garner her client’s coverage in all media outlets, both online and in print, and in traditional and new media. She has established and maintained strong working relationships with regional journalists and editors, focusing on top-tier trade, lifestyle media and freelancers in the Asia-Pacific region. She has secured coverage for her clients in established titles like Wallpaper, CondeNast Traveller, the Telegraph, CNN Traveller and Travel + Leisure.Shanthi is now the Founder & Managing Director for COCO PR & Communication Agency Singapore. [Official Website]


THIERRY BIGAIGNON
Gallery Director
PARIS
GALERIE THIERRY BIGAIGNON

More about Thierry

Thierry Bigaignon is not new to the art business, nor is he to photography. After studying Politics and History in London, and later on photography at the International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York, Thierry came back to Paris to work in a PR agency and then started his first venture at the age of 31. For the next 12 years, he focused all his efforts at bridging the gap that often separates the art scenes and the corporate world. Curating major photography shows and discovering new artists has been his motto for years. But Thierry needed more and wanted to get in direct touch with the collectors market. Opening a premium photography-only gallery was Thierry’s main goal and he waited several years for his project to become reality.” [Official Website]


CATHERINE EDELMAN
Gallery Director
CHICAGO
CATHERINE EDELMAN GALLERY

More about Catherine

December 1, 2017 marks the 30 year anniversary of Catherine Edelman Gallery, a venue for contemporary fine art photography in Chicago. Since its founding in 1987, the gallery has established itself as one of the leading galleries in the Midwest devoted to the exhibition of prominent living photographers, alongside new & young talent. The gallery showcases a broad range of subject matter, attracting both the seasoned collector and first time buyer. Recently, CEG has expanded its program to include mixed-media photo based art, as it seeks to expand the vocabulary of photography.The gallery hosts 6 six exhibitions a year, and participates in art fairs throughout the country.Catherine is an active member of the Association of International Photography Art Dealers (AIPAD) and is widely respected as a leader, educator and specialist in the field of contemporary photography. [Official Website]




MARK LUBELL
Executive Director
NEW YORK
INTERNATIONAL CENTRE OF PHOTOGRAPHY

More about Mark

Mark Lubell was appointed Executive Director of ICP in 2013. In his first three years, he launched the new ICP Museum at 250 Bowery to critical acclaim, and relocated ICP’s collection to an expansive new facility at Mana Contemporary. Before ICP, Lubell served as Director of Magnum Photos, spearheading its restructuring and steering it into the twenty-first century.Prior to his tenure at Magnum, Lubell was Chief Operating Officer of Here Is New York: A Democracy of Photographs, which was formed in the aftermath of the September 11 attacks. Here Is New York organized the second-most-viewed photo exhibit in history, created a website that received two billion hits in fewer than five months, published a best-selling book, and raised and donated significant money to benefit families affected by the attacks.[image:©Henry Leutwyler].[Official Website]


TOM EVANGELIDIS
Gallery Director
SYDNEY
BLACK EYE GALLERY

More about Tom

Tom evangelidis is photographer and gallery director. Black Eye Gallery for contemporary photography, is committed to representing the photographic art form and all lens based media. We represent both established and emerging artists from Australia and abroad. We also stock publications by Australia’s leading photographers.The architect designed space is located at 3/138 Darlinghurst rd and is close to both Oxford Street and Kings Cross. Black Eye is also available for hire, it’s the perfect venue for product launches, presentations and many other uses.[Official Website]


MARIA OLIVA
Marketing Director
BARCELONA
DODHO MAGAZINE

More about Maria

Since 2016 she is director of marketing and responsible for content. She began her career at an early age in the world of image and design. Involved in the constant pursuit of talent she is responsible for the Dodho Magazine success.With a gift and experience more than proven in her field, she maintains relations with the best agencies and publishers to promote the photographers careers published in Dodho, responsible to some extent of the rapid success that Dodho Magazine has had in the world photography industry.[Official Website]







PUBLISH YOUR WORK IN ONE THE MOST PRESTIGIOUS MAGAZINE AIMED AT PROFESSIONALS IN THE PHOTOGRAPHIC INDUSTRY

Achieving the international recognition necessary to take off in any photographer career is a difficult and sometimes even a disappointing task. From Dodho Magazine we know perfectly the stages by which any photographer must go through before reaching the success. The printed version of Dodho Magazine was born from its very beginning in order to facilitate overcome these entry barriers to any photographer, tracing the way and discovering the best photographers and works of the moment for galleries and agencies around the world.

The pages of Dodho Magazine are printed on high quality paper and with a magnificent edition. Each photographer selected has 20 pages reserved exclusively for his/her work and all the necessary data for your promotion and presentation.

After its publication Dodho Magazine is distributed among the best agencies and galleries that are already waiting to discover the new photographers of this edition. This is your time to be among the best and in the right environment. There are thousands of opportunities, decide right now, jump out of your comfort zone and go for them!



IMMEDIATE PUBLICATION OPPORTUNITY

The sooner you send us your projects or portfolios, the higher your chances of being selected for immediate publication in our online version, revised and read daily by thousands of people in the industry. We will ensure all good projects and portfolios receive adequate exposure.

AND GETTING ALL THIS DURING THE PROGRESS OF THE SELECTION PROCESS?

Of course, all the works best rated by the Dodho Magazine editorial team will be published immediately. Interviews will also be published to participating photographers when the editorial team deems it appropriate. This is certainly a very good opportunity to expose your name and your work to thousands of interesting people for you, while your images are still in the final selection process.







HERE IS OUR EDITORIAL CALENDAR

The deadline for submission will be from December 4, 2017 to February 14, 2018. The issue #05 is scheduled to be published next March 10 after the deadline for submission, works and finalist images will be evaluated again, the jury’s decision will be communicated during the last week of February to all selected photographers.

All photographers must send images or portfolios in high-resolution format, in addition to the authorization and consent duly signed for your work´s publication. All shipments must be provided as soon as possible.


SHOULD I PAY TO PUBLISH?

SHOULD NOT IT BE THE OTHER WAY AROUND?

YOU DO NOT PAY TO PUBLISH, THE PRINTED VERSION OF DODHO MAGAZINE IS NOT CONCEIVED AS A TRADITIONAL MAGAZINE, DODHO IS A MAGAZINE OF PROFESSIONAL CHARACTER AND IS DESIGNED AS AN EFFECTIVE PROMOTIONAL TOOL, WE USE A MAGAZINE AS A MERE PRESENTATION FORMAT, A CHANNEL FOR DISTRIBUTING TO THE PROFESSIONALS OF THE PHOTOGRAPHIC INDUSTRY THE BEST WORKS OF THE MOMENT IN THE FASTEST POSSIBLE WAY. IN THIS WAY WE CAN ENSURE YOUR WORK WILL BE IN THE RIGHT PLACE WAITING FOR THE BEST OPPORTUNITIES.


SUCCES IS NOT A MATTER OF CHANCE, YOU MUST THE RIGHT CIRCUMSTANCES SO THAT THINGS SIMPLY HAPPEN

 

Create your circumstances and the opportunities will come to you. All you need is to reach the right people, in the right place and at the right time to finally launch your career. The pages of Dodho Magazine will open the doors for your work to the incredible opportunities that you deserve and are available to you. The formula of Dodho Magazine is exceedingly simple and clear, but it is a fiercely effective tool with enormous power inside that will allow you to reach the highest professional summits that you decide to reach.


THE RIGHT PEOPLE: THE GREATEST EXPERTS IN THE PHOTOGRAPHIC INDUSTRY AROUND THE WORLD

To achieve this, we launched a magazine that is distributed free of charge around the globe, exclusively to professionals in the photographic industry. In this way we make sure that no interesting person stops receiving our offer and your work.

RIGHT PLACE: HAND IN HAND WITH DODHO MAGAZINE

You will reach the hands of these professionals through a publication that already has the prestige and acceptance of the industry. A perfectly edited magazine careful to the last detail.

RIGHT TIME: YOUR PERSONAL BIG BANG

The right moment is always now, do not postpone your dreams and goals any more. Your moment is today and now. Go for it! You have nothing to lose and much to gain.

YOUR WORK: THE DETERMINATIVE FACTOR

We do not want to deceive you, nobody is going to give you anything, any success is always preceded by a huge job, this is your best asset and the indispensable resource of your career to success that you must control and manage properly. Work, work and work.


Thomas Alleman | Issue 03 | USA

Yulia Artemyeva | Issue 03 | Russia

WE WANT YOU TO SHOW US YOUR WORK SO WE CAN SHOW IT TO THE WORLD.




TERMS AND CONDITIONS

All participants to Call For Entries 05, by virtue of their presentation, believing the images and projects presented are their own work and there has been no infringement of copyright. Dodho is not responsible for any infringement of rights may arise during the selection process and subsequent display of any image.

The projects will be judged by a professional and relevant jury in the photography field, with no flare and none of the author data. The jury’s decision will not be appealable and will be definitive.


COPYRIGHT AND USE RIGHTS

The images and projects copyright will be exclusively and at all times of the photographer and author of the project. The images will use strictly in relation to the Dodho prizes and will not be used for other purposes than the direct promotion of their authors. The images may not be used in any case by any third party without the express consent of the author and by written request, which will be sent to the author by email. Dodho is granted the right to publish the best works received in its online version and subsequent promotion in its social networks, always safeguarding authorship and copyright.


WE ARE LOOKING FOR THE TOP 6 PHOTOGRAPHERS TO BE PRESENTED WORLDWIDE



HOW MANY IMAGES CAN BE UPLOADED IN EACH PORTFOLIO PRESENTED?

Between 10 and 20 images per body of work. As an example in the Magazine Pack 3  you should file form 30 to 60 images organized into 3 different working bodies.

WHAT FORMAT SHOULD I SUBMIT PICTURES?

The images must be submitted in jpg format, 72 dpi and 1200px on the longest side.

HOW DO I SEND MY PORTFOLIOS?

After selecting the chosen coupon presentation will be asked to increase the number of works allowed by the coupon, after uploading the images will be redirected to the page of registration and payment of the fee.

WHEN WILL THE JURY´S DECISION COMMUNICATED?

The jury decision will be announced during the second half of February

IN WHAT FORMAT SHOULD I THE PROJECTS?

Images should be sent in jpg format at 72ppp and 1200px on the longest side. You must compress the project folder in zip. format to be uploaded to our server.

CAN I SUBMIT MY IMAGES IN BOTH MODES, MODE MAGAZINE AND COVER MODE?

Of course you can, you should buy both tickets for participation.


HOW I CAN KNOW THAT MY IMAGES HAVE BEEN SUCCESSFULLY SENT?

You will receive a confirmation email after sending confirming receipt and registration in our database.

CAN I SUBMIT WORKS PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED IN THE ONLINE VERSION OF DODHO MAGAZINE?

Of course, if your work has already been published in Dodho Magazine, it is because it is a great work.

CAN I SUBMIT IMAGES OR WORKS PUBLISHED IN OTHER MEDIA?

Of course, we are looking for good works and photographers to promote; we do not seek any exclusivity.

CAN I SEND A BODY OF WORK THAT DOES NOT SHOOT IN 2017?

Of course. You can send a project shot in any year

WILL MY WORK BE PRESENTED IN THE ONLINE VERSION?

Only a selection of the most valued portfolios will be presented in the online version during the selection process. It will also be communicated to you by email.