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Win a Real Life Ticket Scholarship

Our generous conference sponsor Miller’s Professional Imaging is providing a ticket scholarship. The contest winner and two runners-up will also receive a print credit to use for themselves or their clients.

The Real Life mission is to empower female and non-binary photographers so they can grow, learn, and succeed in their lives and businesses. Finding sponsors that fit that mission is a big part of what makes the conference extraordinary. As such, we are pleased to announce that our generous conference sponsor Miller's Professional Imaging is providing one full ticket scholarship to this year's conference, November 4–6 in Portland, Oregon.

Miller's Professional Imaging wants their customers to rest easy by providing accessibility, reliability, quality, and experience as a professional lab. Miller's is the largest professional lab organization in the United States. Miller's provide professional prints and press products for professional photographers in all 50 states and Canada. Founded in 1939 Miller's is also true to their roots and continues to process film to this day. Miller's takes pride in their quality products, customer service, and technologies, because printing will always be a valuable aspect of photography.


What can you win? 

First Place (1 winner – Value: $1,250)

  • 1 Real Life Conference Scholarship: Nov 4-6, 2019 - Portland, Oregon (airfare and accommodation not included)

  • $250 lab credit (including prints, albums, wall art, etc)

Second Place (2 winners – Value: $100 each)

  • $100 lab credit (including prints, albums, wall art, etc)

Who can apply?
Female and Non-Binary Photographers. You know who you are. 

How to apply?
A key pillar of the Real Life Conference is seeing our community grow as artists, business people, and humans. We would love to see an image you are proud of, that shows growth and development of you or the subject in the image. Then write a few sentences or a paragraph on why attending the Real Life Conference is important to you.

Why this topic?
The Real Life Conference was founded on Five Pillars. The Real Life Mission guides us to create opportunities like this scholarship to help foster dialogues and serve the photography community. We hope they will inspire your submission!

How long do I have to procrastinate?
The contest will run through September 27, 2019. But you should definitely just enter today!
Winners will be selected and notified before October 2, 2019.

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