Plates to Pixels | Call for Portfolios

Plates to Pixels | Call for Portfolios


Filling our 2017 schedule!


Deadline: Open until filled

Eligibility: Open to all photo-based artists

Seeking both digital, analog, and hand crafted portfolios. Specifically looking for experimental and cohesive bodies of work. Highly interested in photos as object, analog photography, artfully crafted photo works in both digital and handmade. Visit our site to get a feel for the variety of work we showcase.

Entry Guidelines: Submit 12-20 images. Please submit JPEG image only – minimum size 1000 pixels on the longest side, 72 ppi, RGB. Keep file size under 2mb each. No watermarks or frames please. Please name your files as so: lastname-firstname_image-title_medium.jpeg – for instance: Smith-Bob_Best-Photo-Ever_Cyanotype.jpeg.

Please include an image list, project statement, short biography, and web address.

We prefer dropbox for submissions, email your dropbox link to If dropbox doesn’t work for you please email us for an alternate at DO NOT USE file transfer sites that have expiration dates, we may not download the images before said dates and therefore will lose your submission.

Submission Fee: None

About: Plates to Pixels was formed in 2006 to promote the creation of photography-based fine art and was established by artists, for artists. The name “Plates to Pixels” suggests the evolution of photography from the archaic wet-plate process to the new digital format of pixels and includes everything in between. Our mission is to provide exhibition opportunities for emerging and established artists working in the photography arts with an emphasis on pairing antiquated processes and new digital media processes.

Plates to Pixels is published by One Twelve Publishing.

Copyright: By submitting photos for publication on Plates to Pixels you are stipulating to us that you own copyright to these photographs or have permission from the copyright holder to submit these photographs. You are granting One Twelve Publishing a non-exclusive license to use the photograph in its submitted form for publication on the Plates to Pixels website ( for as long as the website exists as well as on social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc) for promotional purposes and will always note the copyright holder.

None of the photographs may be downloaded, stored, printed, manipulated, distributed, or used in any form without prior written permission from the copyright holder. Works published on are protected under domestic and international copyright laws and are not considered to be public domain.

Poignant Pics no. 7 // Paul Biddle

Poignant Pics no. 7 // Paul Biddle

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