Show us your work

Share below. We'll host photos here between Fall 2011 and Fall 2012 when we'll curate a community-based gallery show at Ace Hotel New York from these submissions. Some contact information will help us reach you to let you know if your shots have been selected for the show.

We trust that you're using analog instant film slides and not uploading digital photos from your phone or otherwise — if we pick your shot for the gallery, we'll ask you to send the real, actual photograph to us in the real, actual mail. We accept scanned slides with real borders — if your photo is cropped, you'll be contacted to resubmit an uncropped version. Keep in mind that photos are edited only for truly offensive or inappropriate content. But we're pretty open-minded.

Please read and agree to our Terms and Conditions.

What we are looking for: A photo by you, owned by you. Medium resolution instant film photographs, cropped as close to the edge of the frame (not the image itself) as possible, to remove scanner background. We accept jpgs, pngs, tiff, gif and bmp files. Submissions should be 72dpi and a minimum of 800px wide. If your photo is chosen for the Fall 2012 gallery show, we'll contact you for the real thing.

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Ace Hotel x Impossible Project Terms and Conditions

All Contestants who submit a digital image, photograph, or digital content of any kind ("Artwork") to Ace Hotel under this Contest irrevocably grant to Ace Hotel the worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free right to use, re-use, modify, reproduce, publish, display, distribute and/or otherwise transmit any reproduction of the Artwork submitted by such Contestant and any picture, likeness, image, representation, negative, transparency, print, digital information, thereto or indicia, in whole or in part derived therefrom (collectively referred to as the "Representation"), with or without description, for all purposes including without limitation advertising, trade, display, exhibition and editorial use, in all territories, in perpetuity, in all manner and media including electronically generated images and any other media, known or unknown, without limitation whatsoever. All Contestants irrevocably grant to Ace Hotel the right to make changes and/or additions to the Representation, whether true or fictional. All Contestants hereby agrees to waive and release any right that Contestant may have to inspect and approve the finished product or copy that may be used in connection with the Representation and/or the use to which it may be applied. All Contestants do hereby waive their moral rights in the Representation in favor of Ace Hotel including the right to restrain or claim damages for any distortion, mutilation, or other modification of the Representation or any part thereof whatsoever, the right to be associated with the Representation and the right to restrain any use, reproduction, distortion, mutilation or other modification of the Representation in connection with any product or service. All Contestants hereby release, discharge and agree to defend, indemnify and save harmless Ace Hotel from any losses, damages, costs, expenses and claims whatsoever, whether foreseen or unforeseen, associated with the artistic use of the Representation. All Contestants hereby represent that he/she is the photographer and sole owner of the Representation and has all right, title and interest in and to the Representation, is of full age and has the right to enter into, waive and assign the rights waived and assigned. All Contestants shall ensure that he/she has obtained all required model, image and property releases for creation of the Representation and shall provide signed copies of same to Ace Hotel upon Ace Hotel's request.