Denis Roussel Award until 6 June 2021

Deadline: 6 June 2021. The Denis Roussel Award was started in 2018 to help continue the legacy and celebrate the life of photographer and educator Denis Roussel and to highlight work done by photographers whose work is based on historical/alternative photographic processes, including silver gelatin.

Every year we are pleased and humbled to see the portfolios of work that come in from across the country and Internationally.

This year we are honored to have author and educator Christopher James return as our juror.

This award is judged as a portfolio of seven images.
1.Please send seven images.
2.Please tell us about yourself, and why you are applying for the Denis Roussel Award.
3.Tell us about the work you are submitting and the process you are using.
4.In your e-mail please include your website address if you have one.


One photographer will be selected for The Denis Roussel Award, it includes:

An award of a $1,000.
A two hundred and fifty dollar gift certificate from Bostick & Sullivan for alt-process supplies.
A gift of paper from Hahnemuhle Paper.
Mark Nelson’s ebook on Precision Digital Negatives.
A signed copy of The Book of Alternative Processes: Third Edition by Christopher James.

There will also be Two Works of Merit Awards chosen by our juror for a gift of 250.00 each.

The Denis Roussel Award winner and photographers whose work is chosen for Work of Merit honors will be featured on Rfotofolio with a future interview, and be included in future publications, and in future exhibitions.

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