Frequently Asked Questions

FRESH EYES is an annual publication powered by GUP Magazine, featuring the best 100 emerging photography talent from Europe.


Submitting is free. Only if you are selected, the cost for participation is €300 excl. VAT.

What are the costs?

Submissions can only be made the form on our website.

What are the submission requirements?

  • Images must be in low resolution and be between 500KB and 1MB each. (Each portfolio can weigh up to 10MB total);  

  • Images must be in .jpg format;

  • Submissions with less than 10 images will not be considered.

What format should my images be in?

Yes, we only accept photos. Since the shape of FRESH EYES is a book, we think that the best content is the images. So pictures of installations, performance, books will not be taken into consideration. 

Can I submit only photos?

Yes, but both/all of you have to meet our Open Call criteria (being European or based in Europe, etc.) One person will be the representative while filling out the form. In the Artist Statement, you should mention the Personal Information of the other(s).

Meaning: First & Last Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Nationality, Address (Address, City, State/Province, Zip/Postal Code, Country), Email Address, Phone Number, Student or Autodidact, Graduation year for Student / Starting year for Autodidact.

Can I enter as a duo / collective?

Yes, but please also mention your real name in the form.

Can I submit using an artist name?

All kinds of photography are welcome.

What kind of photography do you take into consideration?

You can submit diptychs as two images but make it clear how the diptychs work, for example adding a scheme.

Should I submit diptychs as one image or two?

No you can’t. Once you submit your work it’s done. Make a good selection and once you are sure about it upload it to the form!

Can I change my submission/add pictures once I submitted?