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2016 Latow AV Festival Call for Entries

AV Festival 2015 (cropped)

Calling all photographers! The Latow Audio Visual Festival is accepting entries for their showcase.

The Latow AV Festival is an open annual event that has been held at the Art Gallery of Burlington for over 30 years. It’s regarded as the largest annual festival of its kind giving photographers the opportunity to get wide public exposure in a showcase for the digital AV medium.

If selected, your video will be shown on a theatre size screen with surround sound in the main gallery of the AGB, the concept is to entertain and at the same time give a new appreciation of still photography presented by using the AV medium and integrating it with soundtracks in unique and imaginative ways.

All shows submitted are evaluated for artistic as well as technical quality. The factors that go into making the final selection are not just the quality of the photography but the quality of the soundtrack, how the images and soundtrack work together, and how artistically the show uses the AV medium to further the overall look of the production. The final selection will also be made based on how different shows work together to make up the full festival roster.

The festival will be taking place Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 7 PM in Burlington ON.

Click here for Submission Guidelines & Specifications to submit your slideshow for consideration in the AV Festival. Shows will be considered on a first-come-first-served basis, so get your entries in as soon as possible, the deadline is January 25, 2016. There is no fee to submit, contact Paul Sparrow for consideration.

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Kathy is the Marketing Coordinator at Photodex. She likes to be creative with photography and programs like Photoshop. What she thought was a hobby growing up became a career. She enjoys living in Austin, but also loves to adventure to new places.