Getty Images announced today the launch of the first Contour by Getty Images Portrait Prize, rewarding the career of an emerging talent in portrait photography, with fewer than five years industry experience.
The winning photographer will be awarded $10,000 and a show at Polka Galerie in Paris in October.
Famed fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh will preside over a distinguished panel of experts to determine the winning photographer, which will be announced in October.
The entries will be open from June 13th to August 5th on The Getty Images grant site: gettyimages.com/grants.
Contour by Getty Images photographer Francois Berthier shoots the master delegate of the Cannes film festival Thierry Fremaux for the cover of Variety.
In Cannes yesterday, Contour By Getty Images photographer Nicolas Guerin opened an exhibition of the extensive work he has produced through the years at the festival.
The exhibition will be shown through the duration of the film festival at Le B.O., the futur restaurant of La Cite du Cinema, premiering at the Five Hotel & Spa in Cannes.
Harry Benson’s new book The Beatles: On the Road 1964–1966 is now available
On Thursday, May 16th from 7-9pm, Harry Benson will be signing copies of The Beatles at Taschen Original Farmer’s Market
6333 West 3rd Street, Los Angeles
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Cover from the book, “The Beatles: On the Road 1964–1966” by Harry Benson
Photographer Charlie Gray goes on set during filming of The White Queen, a major new ten-hour adaptation of Philippa Gregory‘s vivid bestselling historical novel series The Cousin’s War, for BBC One which will broadcast in the summer. Published in the Sunday Times magazine, May 12, 2013.
Star Trek Into Darkness star Zachary Quinto is photographed by Chiun-Kai Shih for the May 2013 cover of August Man
© Chiun-Kai Shih
Congrats to Contour photographer Chris Nicholls who is nominated for six National Magazine Awards in Canada for his beauty shoot Into the Deep, and fashion editorials To the Max, The New Order, Bellissima, Beyond the Sea, and Most Valuable Players all shot for Flare.
All images Chris Nicholls/ Contour Style by Getty Images
Images above by Chris Nicholls/ Contour Style by Getty Images
Prince Harry photographed by Robert Wilson appears on the cover of this new biography by Marcia Moody.
Cover of Jenna Lyons by Yu Tsai for Fast Company
Welcome to our new Contour photographer : Cyril Lagel
Based in Paris, Cyril Lagel is a French photographer specialized in beauty and fashion pictures.
You could now see his work on Contour website or directly on his own website : http://www.cyrillagel.com/
Bob Croslin’s Grounded takes First Place in POYi
Bob Croslin’s project documenting injured birds was recently awarded first place in Pictures of the Year International’s Sciene and Natural History Picture Story category.
Check out the the full bird series here: http://tinyurl.com/cnxe52n
Family and Parenting by Contour Style Photographers
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Top photo: Frederic Meylan/Figarophoto/Contour Style by Getty Images
Middle left photo: Dominick Guillemot / Venus Stock / Contour by Getty Images
Middle right photo: Rena Durham/Contour Style by Getty Images
Bottom photo: Dominick Guillemot / Venus Stock / Contour by Getty Images