“The Berenice Abbott Prize for an Emerging Photographer: NEW RULES, MORE PRIZES.
“Known mostly for her documentary work of New York City in the 1930s, Berenice Abbott was also a portrait photographer, an educator, an inventor, and a writer. She believed that all photographers should have personal projects that they are passionate about, no matter what the subject matter. This award of a one-person exhibit is in her honor. It is meant for someone who has completed a body of work, whether that is a special project or a portfolio of your best work. Prize: All expenses paid one-person exhibition at the Julia Dean Gallery at Venice Beach, California and a Canon EOS Digital SLR Camera.
Juror: Carol McCusker, Curator, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, California
Deadline for 2008 entry: July 17, 2008.”