The Photographer Master Retreat - Participant Application for 2020
Thank you for your interest in The Photography Master Retreat 2020. The retreat will be held from July 4 to 11, 2020. Call for applications ends December 1, 2019 before 11:59pm EST for the Early Bird Special. Your application is free and can be sent any time before that date. Applicants will be notified after the selection committee process by December 15, 2020. Our selection committee will select 14 participants for this year’s Photography Master Retreat.

A non-refundable deposit of US $1,300 must accompany your confirmation to attend after you have been selected. The balance US $2,000 is due 3 months before the start of the retreat.

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A/Contact information:
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First Name *
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Last Name *
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email address *
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Address *
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City *
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State *
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Country *
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Telephone Number *
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B/Application Information
The word count is approximate. You can be shorter or slightly longer.
1. Letter of Intent (200 words) *
A brief statement of your intention and your motivation to participate in The Photography Master Retreat. Tell us in a few paragraphs how you currently see yourself and your work as well as where you want to be in the next few years.
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2. Artist's statement (200 words) *
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3. Biography (200-300 words) *
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C/Project/Portfolio Submission: One or Two Projects to be sent by email to:
You can submit 1 or 2 projects. Submitting one project is mandatory. Submitting a second project is optional.

For each project, submit a PDF file with a short descriptive Statement for each project (200 words, around 2 or 3 sentences) and up to 20 Images. You can ideally put the statement before the series of images for each project. Or alternatively, you can insert the statement below.

Please send the pdf file by email to: Please put in the subject line of the email your first name and last Name_Project 1. (ex: Paul Smith_Project 1).
Please send this pdf right after you have submitted this google form.

1. Project 1: Short Descriptive Statement (200 words)
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2. Project 2: Short Descriptive Statement (200 words)
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D/Additional Information
1. Do you consider yourself a professional photographer? *
2. Do you consider yourself an artist? *
3. How long have you been into your photographic practice? *
4. At which stage in your photographic career are you? *
5. Have you ever attended portfolio reviews? *
6. Have you ever attended critique classes? *
8. How did you hear about The Photography Master Retreat? *
Please be as specific and verbose as possible (Eg. please specify: Website, Newsletter, Colleague, Social media platform, etc.)
7. Are you considering attending Les Rencontres de la Photographie in Arles the week before the Retreat?
Thank you for your interest in The Photography Master Retreat, our Fifth Edition, which will be held in the south of France from July 4 to 11, 2020.
Please send the pdf file of your Project/Portfolio Submission by email right after having sent this google form to:

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