Rogue Press PhotoBook Competition: Wellspring


May 31, 2016


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It's May, the month of mothers.

In honor of motherhood (and childhood), Rogue Press is seeking submissions for a photobook titledWellspring. We are looking for tender, silly, fierce, loving images made by female photographers of their own children.


This call is only open to female photographers.


  • Entry must be a photobook titled Wellspring. 
  • Images submitted for consideration must be of the photographer's own child(ren).
  • Photographers may submit up to three images for consideration. 
  • If your image(s) is selected, you will need to provide a high resolution, print ready file. Do not submit an image for consideration that cannot be reproduced as a clean, sharp 4x6 print.
  • Please name your files with your last name and number (Smith1, Smith2, Smith3).
  • Images must be jpegs, 1000 pixels on the long side.  

Entry Fee

The submission fee is $10 for up to three images. There will be no further expense to photographers selected for this project.

Photographers retain all rights to their images but grants to Rogue Press a non-transferable license to publish the images in this book.

The Wellspring

Wellspring will be an 8x6 hardback, cloth-cover book, curated by David Bram and Jennifer Schwartz. It will be off-set press printed in an edition of 500 and contain 40-60 images. Participating photographers will have their image(s) included in the book, along with their name, image title(s) and website. They will also receive a copy of the book.

The deadline for submissions is May 31 at midnight EST.


Selected photographers will be notified of inclusion in the publication by mid-June.

How to Apply

  1. Go to the official website.
  2. Click SUBMIT button.
  3. Log in/sign up your Submittable account.
  4. Then Apply.

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Publish Date
May 17, 2016
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