Anyone with a self-published photography book can enter (hand-made books are not eligible) for a chance to win the grand prize: $25,000 to finish or start any project of your choice.
As of today, judges have yet to be announced and the criteria for judging is as follows:
- Cover Design
- Strength of the photography
- Subject matter of the book
- Page layouts
- Editing and sequencing
- Emotional impact of the overall book
>Deadline to enter: July 14, 2008.
So, there's still plenty of time to gather your work and publish your work, your way.
Here are some self-publishing photo book options and the overall quality will vary so make sure to check out samples before making the commitment:
And, if you are a photographer and interested in working with a designer on a photo book, give me a shout.