INPRNT Photography Award 2022: Finalists Announced
With the judging complete, we are thrilled to share the 25 INPRNT Photography Award Finalists of this year’s Art Prize! As you will see, the calibre of work is excellent and perfectly captures the diverse aesthetic of modern fine art photography.
We received entries from both analogue and digital photographers working across various fine art photography styles. Using cutting edge camera, lens, housing, and lighting equipment, each photographer has shared their exceptional creative vision in unique ways. Brands and resources used include: Nikon, Canon, PhaseOne, Sigma, Hasselblad, Kodak, Pentax, Sony, Volna-3, Polaroid, Ricoh GR III, Adobe Lightroom, Light, Lumecube, Olympus, Fujifilm, Panasonic, Profoto, Nikkor, Godox, Pentax, Kiev 60, Volna-3, Broncolor, Lomography, Softbox, Mamiya, Sekor, Elinchrom and iPro Max. Additionally, many photographers hand built their own scenes and backgrounds, which we thoroughly enjoyed!
We have received many phenomenal entries again this year and the caliber is higher than ever! Myself and the team are blown away. Picking the Finalists won’t be easy.
Many digital photographers now use a combination of camera and mobile phone hardware. The mobile phone brands included: Google, iPhone, Nokia, and Samsung to name a few. For post processing work entrants largely used: Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.
From the 125 Finalists, the Winners in each category, and overall 1st Prize Winner will participate in the prestigious Beautiful Bizarre Magazine curated exhibition at Modern Eden Gallery alongside 80+ of the best contemporary artists from across the world. Plus share in over USD$57,000 in cash and prizes including: a non acquisitive cash prize, product prizes, advertising packages, editorial in Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, exclusive interviews published on the Beautiful Bizarre website, exposure to our 1M+ social media community, and much more!!
In addition, each sponsor will chose one outstanding work from their Award category to receive an Honourable Mention. Stay tuned to learn more!
Artstation People’s Choice Award
Additionally, the Artstation People’s Choice Award Winner will be selected by popular vote from the 125 Finalists. The People’s Choice Winner will receive a a non acquisitive cash prize, a year’s worth of social media advertising through the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine socials to ensure they are able to connect with the right audience of engaged creatives, collectors and gallerists, raise their profile, associate their work with other leading creatives, and of course to grow their social media following. They will also enjoy a 12 month Beautiful Bizarre Magazine print subscription, and an in-depth interview published on the Beautiful Bizarre Magazine and Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize websites, giving readers an insight into their vision and practice. Voting will open on 26 August [AEDT, Australian Eastern Daylight Time]. To ensure you don’t miss your chance to vote, please join our email mailing list here.
Giving the practices of representational artists validation and visibility, particularly in the commercial gallery and museum sector where it is still hard to get representation, is what the Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize aims to achieve.