THIS EXPO HAS CONCLUDED

NOW IN PROGRESS

TEEN MEDIA EXPO

Through July 15 For Teens 13 — 19
INFO HERE

“Spirit of the Empath” — Kenneth Hope — Fragile World

Submit your Photography & Poetry
Based on this photo by Gaucha Berlin and the theme

“I am Multitudes”

This Expo concluded on January 3, 2017
WINNERS WERE ANNOUNCED FEBRUARY 1, 2017
a list of Highlighted Work will be on our SCHEDULE page on March 1.

All artists, poets, photographers and musicians that ZO has featured
(or who have won less than 3 Expos) are eligible to enter any of our expos
—- Judges, former judges, those in ZO’s Collective One group, or on our Contributor’s page are ineligible -—

Good luck and remember: “Creativity Can Change The World!”

$2,775 in Awards and Publication
One Free Entry

ZO is adding Photography to this year’s Poetry Exposé and seeking Photos that complement our theme and art muse. We are really looking forward to the photo interpretations that we get from this year’s theme.

We find a lot of the incredible art, poetry and photography that we feature through these evolving Expos. They allow us to connect with photographers, poets, artists, writers and creators who complement our format and we are developing relationships with a number of them. In addition to submitting your photography and/or poetry, we invite you to explore our creative pages and content. Prior winners in the photography category can be found at Photo Expo Winners and we highlight internationally acclaimed photographers throughout our pages.

SUBMIT UP TO 3 PHOTOS

AWARD DETAILS:

One GOLD LEVEL PHOTO AWARD — $444 — or comparable Gold Coin
One GOLD LEVEL PHOTOSHOP AWARD — $444 — or comparable Gold Coin
One SILVER LEVEL PHOTO AWARD — $333 — or comparable Silver or Platinum Coin
One PLATINUM LEVEL PHOTO AWARD — $222 — or comparable Silver or Platinum Coin
One PEARL LEVEL PHOTO AWARD — $111 — or comparable Silver or Platinum Coin

Cash awards paid through Paypal only (or winner may choose a coin of comparable price).

GUIDELINES and SUBMISSION . . . 2016

Photo Expo Begins: September 15, 2016
Entry Deadline: January 3, 2016

DIGITAL SUBMISSION ONLY through Submittable
• Anyone over the age of 18 anywhere in the world can enter
• We accept photos that have been slightly enhanced or manipulated in photoshop
• The “Photoshop Award” is for altered photos that have been intentionally artistically re-worked
• Include the location or any other details about the photo
• Photos should be at least 1200px wide
• Photos should be appropriate for general audience
• All entries must be the original photo of submitter and can be from any date or time
• All entries to include photographer’s name and information
• Photographer retains copyright to material
• Attribution to photographer will be made with each exhibit/feature of the image
• Submission grants ZO permission to feature entry (for non-commercial use) in perpetuity

ENTRY NO. 1
FREE

ENTRY NO. 2
$5.00

ENTRY NO. 3
$5.00

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2016 PHOTO EXPOSÉ JUDGES

NEENA NEJAD

Neena Nejad is an Iranian filmmaker and photographer. She has a background in photojournalism and travel photography and studied film in Ventura, CA.

Nejad’s background in photojournalism and travel photography led to her current projects, working on documentaries and Reality TV. She loves the intimacy and art of documentaries and has worked for high profile networks like Oxygen, TNT, Bravo . . .

MARA RAGO

Mara Rago caught the photography bug when she was very young. Her older Italian grandfather handed her his camera when he was tired of snapping their many family gatherings. She proudly took over his job as family photographer.

Years later, photography is her life and passion. She is an established photographer specializing in portraits, corporate, legal imaging, model portfolios, boudoir and fine art photography. Her work has been recognized internationally and printed in numerous calendars and publications. She is currently working on a book for publication in 2017.

Mara takes commissioned assignments at her studio in the East End of Pittsburgh, PA as well as on location.

ADARRYLL JACKSON, SR.

“For me, being different and paving my own path is most important. Maybe it’s not accepted by the masses but I’m okay with that because I’m not a follower!! My heart is that of a ‘team player’ and a leader!” — Adarryll

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