Cailen Speers, Untitled 2015 (Sample of a strong selling image: quirky, simple, cute)

Cailen Speers, Untitled 2015 (Sample of a strong selling image: quirky, simple, cute)

 This is a call for all 3rd – 4th year students to submit photos.

We are putting together a print sale for the Union Station Holiday Market, running From November 30th – December 20th,.  Toronto Market Co.’s Union Station Holiday Market showcases unique merchandise from specialty retail vendors, artisans, designers, food merchants and cultural institutions.  A destination for Torontonians and visitors to browse, shop and embrace the holiday spirit.  Attendance is free.

For the submissions, please submit the following:

  • Size: We will accept the following sizes: 4″x6″, 5″x7″ or 8″x10″
  • Number of prints: 3 to 10 prints.  (We may be in touch to obtain extras)
  • Presentation: Please ensure the prints are in good condition and edges are cleanly and evenly trimmed
  • Packaging: Board and Bags will be available from the Photo Cage as of Friday, Nov 13.  Please take the appropriate number from the cage and place your print and backing inside.  A business/contact info should be provided.
  • Drop: Once packaged, please place your prints in the container found in the Epson Digital Lab (marked “Print Sale”)
  • Deadline: Friday, November 20th at 2 pm.
  • Please note: depending upon the amount of submissions received, image selection may be rotated throughout the day.

**Because this is a public event, please refrain from submitting any works involving nudity, mature content and political reference**


Prints will be sold at a set price with a small percentage going to costs for packaging, square reader, and monitor fees.  If you are interested in working in the both, keep an eye open for a general call for paid workers!
(Approximate pricing: 4″x5″/5″x7″ prints = $5, 8″x10″ prints = $15)

Sample images that have sold well at recent print sales:

Jacquelyn Holland, seascapes, dreamscapes, 2014

Jacquelyn Holland, seascapes, dreamscapes, 2014

 

Francis Zhang, Untitled, From “Dangerous Journey II” Series, 2013

Francis Zhang, Untitled, From “Dangerous Journey II” Series, 2013

Images with people are OK but there has to be more than one face (ex: street photography – crowd of people, hidden faces, etc.)

Feel free to email your questions to Jay Chau (jc11tg@student.ocadu.ca) and Jenn Long (jlong@faculty.ocadu.ca)