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Artist’s Wanted present The Power of SelfBy participating in The Power of Self, you will receive recognition for your work, a free and exclusive See.Me website, and a thank you package with discounts and freebies valued at over $75.As the Grand Prize Award Winner, you will receive: one year of your life paid for and much more (see below).The highest rated portfolio, as voted on by the public will receive a cash award of $2,500 and exposure to tens of thousands of art enthusiasts around the world. Every week we will highlight one participant in the project, if selected your story and portfolio will be made famous.The Grand Prize Winner Will Receive:One Year of Your Life Paid For*Imagine taking a year off to create more art, travel the world or change your life in a way that only you can dream of. energy auditor courses . This is your chance at an award that will allow you the freedom to recreate your life, to write your story in a way that few others are allowed.The Grand Prize Winner Also Receives:A video documentary produced about you, your life and your artwork that will be seen by tens of thousands. (Click here for an example.)A gala New York City reception. (Click here for images from our previous events)A free life-time See.Me website. See.Me is the simplest way for artists and creatives to host their work online. See.Me is currently exclusively available to the artists of ArtistsWanted.org. Click here to see a demo portfolio.A Published Artist Q&A on ARTINFO.com,in June 2011The ultimate Self-Portrait. Your own gallery-stretched 18″ x 24″ DNA Portrait provided by DNA11The Gala Awards Best Shot CompetitionThe Worldwide Photography Gala Awards invites photographers worldwide (pro, amateurs and students) to submit work for the fifth edition of our non-entry-fees-unless-you’re-accepted contest.Selected images will be featured online and published in the book; Best Shots 2011The theme is open. The Worldwide Photography Gala Awards would like to recognize and feature your best pictures ever. There’s no limitation regarding the date your images were taken. Previously awarded images are welcome.Color and B&W, traditional, contemporary, avant-garde, creative and experimental works that include old and new processes, mixed techniques, and challenging personal, emotional or political statements will be welcome.PrizesBest image, the book cover and $500Runner up, the back cover and $300All images accepted for the book will be published onlineDeadlineMay 1st, 2011 at 11:59pm Pacific Standard Time