Salon Daguerre 2019 – results available

The 12th edition of Salon Daguerre allowed us to receive 6,562 photos, from more than 500 photographers residing in 50 different countries. 1,481 photos were accepted by our three judges, Janos Kovacs, Anouk Graux and Jean-Louis Chatelais, for an average acceptance rate of 23%. We warmly thank the judges for their thoroughness and availability.

With 132 photos accepted and 163 points with its 8 best photos, the best club is Shangtuf Image and Art, a Chinese club in Taihzou City, Zhejiang Province. He will receive a prize of 500 euros. The best author with 13 acceptances and a medal, Thomas Lang, lives on the other side of the globe, in the United States. he will be rewarded with the special blue pin of the best FIAP author, a PSA silver medal and a prize of 250 euros. Congratulations to them for these excellent results. Thank you all for your participation and the pleasure we had to discover so many good pictures.

The judgment took place from May 10 to 12, 2019. The three judges rated each photo between 0 and 9. The final score of each digital photo is between 0 and 27 points. Of the 6592 photos judged, 1481 (22.6%) were accepted and 50 photos were awarded (medals, ribbons, judges’ favorites …).

  • Open theme – monochrome : 1610 photos received, 371 accepted (23.0%)
  • Open theme – color : 1845 photos received, 420 accepted (22.8%)
  • Theme « Games of shadow » : 1054 photos received, 241 accepted (22.9%)
  • Theme « Street photography » : 1214 photos received, 234 accepted (19.3%)
  • Theme « The frame in the frame » : 839 photos received, 215 accepted (25.6%)

All results have been sent by email to clubs and entrants. A selection of accepted photos have been screened on June 6, 2019 in the Photoclub Paris Val-de-Bièvre, 28 ter rue Gassendi, 75014 Paris, France.

Catalog and Gallery

A gallery with all accepted photos can be seen here.

The catalog (PDF, 16MB) is available here.

Salon Daguerre 2019 – judgement on May 10th to 12th, 2019

Salon Daguerre submissions are closed since May 6th, midnight. Thanks to all for your numerous submissions, with 6500+ photos for this 2019 edition. 

Next step is the judgment of the photos by our 3 judges: Jean-Louis Chatelais, Janos Kovacs and Anouk Graux.
It will take place in the premisses of the Photoclub Paris Val-de-Bièvre, 28 ter rue Gassendi, 14th district, Paris

The judgement will start on May 10th, 14:30 until 18:30. It will go on on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th (9:00-13:00 and 14:30-18:30). The schedule may be adapted to the rythme of the judgement. We are very welcome to come and see the judgement taking place.

Results will be available on May 26th on the site

The Salon Daguerre 2019 team

12th Salon Daguerre – Submissions close May 6th

What? You didn’t submit your pictures yet?

For this 12th edition, the best author will be awarded a cash prize of 250 € and the best club a prize of 500 €.

You want to have a critical opinion on your pictures, you want to win a prize, you want to release unveiled pictures from your computer, or send pictures already presented in other competitions?

To submit, follow the link: before May 6th. Also, do not forget to throw an eye to the rules. Remember that you can submit as an individual entrant or as a club to benefit from lower rates (again, see rules).

You can submit in one, 2 or all categories:

  • The frame in the frame
  • Shadow games
  • Street photography
  • Open monochrome
  • Open color

The judgement will be held on May 10, 11 and 12 with the following judges: Anouk Graux, Jean-Louis Chatelais, Janos Kovacs.

Any question? Ask them to :

An overview of the previous edition? Check our Instagram @daguerresalon or look at results from previous editions: Salon Daguerre 2018, 2017 and 2015.

We’re waiting to see your pictures!

The Daguerre Team

12th Salon Daguerre – Submissions now open

Dear Photofriends,

In January, we celebrated the new year, in February the Chinese New Year and the Year of the Pig and since beginning of March the 12th salon Daguerre edition is open. You can submit your work until May 6th.

To concentrate and sharpen the looks, we make 3 suggestions on the following topics:

  • Games of shadows
  • Street photography
  • The frame in the frame

and 2 classic categories to leave the field free to all your desires: open monochrome and open color.

Three Judges accepted our invitation for this 12th edition, Anouk Graux, who is regularly judge on major national and international exhibitions; Janos Kovacs, member of the International Federation of Photographic Art in Luxembourg, and Jean Louis Châtelais, who won the best author award of the Salon Daguerre in 2017.

They’ll chose the best pictures; their favorites, will award PSA, FIAP and FPF medals and will vote for a cash prize of 500€ for the best club and 250€ for the best author.

Let us share the lights and life scenes of your hemisphere, your country, your home that we do not know yet. We will be delighted to welcome you on our Salon.

You can as well follow us on Instagram @daguerresalon and on Facebook that will get richer as the weeks go by.

See you soon,
The Daguerre Team.

12th Salon Daguerre 2019 – Entry Rules

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12th SALON DAGUERRE (Paris) 2019

1. The 12th Daguerre exhibition is organized by the Photoclub Paris Val-de-Bièvre – 28 ter rue Gassendi 75014 PARIS – France.

2. The competition is open to anyone: non-professional and professional photographers.

In the registration form, a feature will ask the author to confirm that he has read and accepted the entry requirements. If the author has not confirmed this point, the registration will not be taken into account.

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