Collected Impressions.

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  1. Markw

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    Has anyone ever heard of this book? It is a photography book known as "The International Library of Photography". I was wondering if they have a good reputation or isit like a scam?

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    Ok, well looks like nobody has heard of them. So I'll post another thread explaining why I really asked.

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    Are they offering to publish your work? Does it cost you money? Yep, it's a scam.
     
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    ^^^ I would basically agree with that assessment.
     
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    No money. Completely free to me.

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    I had to enter my work in.

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    If they gave you a copy of the book for free then maybe it's not a scam. The ones I've seen, and they do it for fiction writers and poets too, put the photo/story/poem in the book, and then try to get you to buy a copy or several. Then they invite you out to a costly awards ceremony or cruise or something.
     
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    I googled it. It's a scam. No one will ever see the book except those who enter photos and buy them. Take your $50 to $70 and have your own book made. That's what it costs to get a nice hardcover photo book made at most online photo services.
     

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