Contest Archive

Red Bull Illume Image Quest

Red Bull Illume is the world’s greatest adventure and action sports imagery contest. It showcases the most creative and captivating images on the planet, while illuminating the passion, lifestyle and culture behind the photographers that shoot them.

Comedy Pet Photo Awards

A fun, pet photo and video competition open to everyone across the world, celebrating the importance of our pets and promoting animal awareness through positive images. Each year it supports a pet charity and donates competition funds to their cause.

Mosman Photography Awards

The Mosman Photography Awards aim to encourage the use of photography as a creative medium for the making of traditional and contemporary images. The Competition is open not only to amateur photographers who are residents of  Australia or New Zealand, but this year there is an open category available to professionals.

NYC4PA Call for Entry – PLAY BALL

LET’S PLAY: In the northern Hemisphere summer Is here, the weather is warm, and we have the great outdoors to play in. The truth, however, is we can play indoors and outdoors all year long no matter what the weather.

Vienna International Photo Award 2021

WELCOME TO THE VIENNA INTERNATIONAL PHOTO AWARD Photography connects the World The peaceful Power of Photography unites Nations, Peoples and Continents.

The EPSON International Pano Awards 2021

The 12th EPSON International Pano Awards is dedicated to the craft and art of panoramic photography, and is the world’s largest competition devoted to the genre. Each year the top performing photographers are showcased in hundreds of publications worldwide – and once again this year the prize pool value is a whopping US$40,000 – including

2021 Open Photographic Print Contest & Exhibition

A juried exhibition of fine art photography open to all photographic artists producing work on paper prints.

FotoNostrum Portrait Award 2021

Seven master portrait photographers will select 30 photographers to be exhibited in FotoNostrum Art Gallery in Barcelona, all exhibition costs fully paid (worth $ 28,000). Three winners will get a total of $5,000 in cash prizes. Selected artists will be published in FotoNostrum Magazine in the month of the exhibition.


The world around us is filled with all kinds of shapes. For this call the focus is on images where a curve or curves is a critical element.

The First Half of 2021“Smile World” International Photography Awards

We welcome photographers from all over the world to participate in the competition, to convey our blessings and hopes through smiles, and to change the world with smiles. Win $52,000 in cash prizes

Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards 2021 Portrait Prize

The Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards is an annual global portrait photography prize seeking the very best and fresh entries from photographers of all levels in two main categories - Single Image open and a Project-based or themed category. Initiated in 2009, KLPA is recognised as a significant and vital award in the photography calendar, supporting and rewarding contemporary portraiture practice, especially in the South East Asian region.

MontPhoto Contest 2021

International Nature Photography Contest Celebrate with us the 25th edition of nature photography. This year we will have the grant and also portfolios and video. The contest rewards the excellence of stills and videos. We are looking forward to see innovating and inspiring images and videos of original stories, unknown places, new perspectives of living beings, surprising behaviours or new interpretations of what is already known to us. We look for a glimpse that documents the diversity, beauty, mystery and fragility of life on our planet.

The International Portrait Photographer of the Year

The International Portrait Photographer of the Year is a global competition for professionals & amateurs purely for the showcase of portrait photography. We aim to be the gold standard for portrait photography worldwide. There’s nothing more satisfying than seeing your photos published alongside the world’s best. And the International Portrait Photographer of the Year Awards

Natural Landscape Photography Awards

A competition created to find the very best landscape photography of the natural world. This is a competition for photographers who value realism in their images and edit with this in mind. As a result we have a few more rules than other competitions but we hope the result will be a fantastic showcase of not only photographer’s talents, but also the true wonder of the landscape. We have a range of categories to suit the huge variety of modern approaches to landscape photography from grand scenics, to intimate abstracts. There is a top prize of US $5,000 and many other prizes for category winners and runner-ups.

NYC4PA Call for Entry – ARCHITECTURE 2021

Architecture can be much broader that habitable buildings.

NYC4PA Call for Entry – ABSTRACT IMAGING 2021

Abstract art is art that does not attempt to represent an accurate depiction of a visual reality, but instead use shapes, colors, forms and gestural marks to achieve its effect.

The Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2021

The Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year competition celebrates the natural heritage of the Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea bioregions each year. Photographers from around the world are invited to submit their nature and wildlife photographs from the bioregion of Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the New Guinea. For the purposes of this competition

16th Pollux Awards juried by Stephen Perloff

16th Pollux Awards juried by Stephen Perloff. Solo exhibition for both Pro and non-Pro winners in FotoNostrum Gallery in Barcelona

16th Julia Margaret Cameron Award

16th Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers juried by Barbara Davidson and Elisabeth Biondi. Image © Snezhana von Büdingen, winner 14th Julia Margaret Cameron award

FotoNostrum Portfolio Contest

Portfolio publication in FotoNostrum Magazine. For Photographers having the required boldness to grab a shot, no matter what others may be thinking or which the market trends may be.


This year we organize the second edition of MONOCHROMERIFIC and we offer 1000 euro for the best  black and white photo. All the selected works will be exhibited both virtually - on the gallery's website, and physically.


PRIMARY COLORS - Red, Yellow, Blue - the basic building blocks of the art world.

All About Photo Awards 2021 – The Mind’s Eye

Win $10,000 in Cash Prizes, Worldwide Exposure and a publication in AAP Magazine Special Edition

Siena International Photo Contest

GET YOUR CAMERA READY AND MAKE YOUR SUBMISSION FOR THE SIPA 2021 € 3,000 to be divided between winners, overnight stays in Siena during the weekend of the Awards Ceremony, international exhibition of the works of the winners, photo publication in the book of the "Beyond The Lens" series, PANGEA PRIZE crystal statuette, and others.

Passepartout Photography Prize

Il Varco invites you to join the second edition of the Passepartout Photography Prize, a photography contest born to promote and widen the exposure of emerging photographers. Our mission is to be your “Passe-partout” – which means a master key and also a framing method to enhance the power of the artwork within.

Colorado Environmental Film Festival – International Environmental Photography Contest and Exhibition

Each year our contest seeks creative photographic images ranging in style and technique from traditional to avant-garde, symbolizing the many different world communities that need to come together to overcome today’s daunting environmental challenges. Images selected for prizes and exhibition successfully educate, motivate, or passionately move audiences to engage in preserving our environment!

NOIR BLANC 21 Photography Competition

Not just another photography contest, NOIR BLANC 21 is a bold and modern international event showing off the works of new and emerging black and white portrait photographers and their creative teams from around the world.

Dodho Magazine – Call for Entries #15

Dodho Magazine is pleased to announce the new call for the photographers selection from all over the world that will be presented in an exceptional edition.

Life In Quarantine – Art Gallery 5’14

The competition aims to discover photography that shows the mark that the pandemic has left in our lives, the photography that is executed from a different point of view, from a different situation, from an agonising environment and from frustration, denunciation and hope.

“Memorial María Luisa” International Mountain, Nature and Adventure Photography Contest

The Maria Luisa Memorial is calling, one more time, photographers and filmmakers, both amateurs and professionals, to the thirty first edition of their contest. We start a new decade and we do it with the same initial purpose of trying to meet new, innovative and suggestive images that allow us to continue with the promotion of the artistic work of the work of the contestants, at the same time as with the diffusion of the natural environment and its necessary protection.

Historic Photographer of the Year

Historic Photographer of the Year showcases the world’s very best historic places and cultural sites from across the globe, capturing everything from the most famous national treasures to obscure and forgotten hidden gems.

Australian Photography Awards

Since launching in 2016 Australian Photography Awards is searching for Australia’s most original, honest and thought-provoking photography. We celebrate diversity and feel photography is a powerful medium for bringing people together and promoting understanding. We are looking for imagery which deepens our understanding and allows us to see from a unique perspective.


It is time for NYC4PA to revisit one of our favorite themes, Black and White. It is our homage to the beginnings of photography before the dramatic change that came about when color film was introduced.

SINWP Bird Photographer of the Year 2020 in aid of RSPB

Calling all photographers! Enter your best bird images into this exciting photo competition and help raise vital funds for The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB).

Animography Photography Awards

Animography is a global photography competition with it’s primary goal being to draw attention to the beauty of animals through creative photography, and at the same time drawing attention to global conservation issues that face our planet!

Tokyo International Foto Awards 2020

At TOKYO INTERNATIONAL FOTO AWARDS we recognize, honor and connect talented photographers from around the world to new audiences and new eyes in the creative circles of Tokyo, Japan.

The Frank Hurley Photography Awards

The Frank Hurley Photography Awards is an international competition to find the best in new photography honouring the spirit and adventurous career of this iconic Australian photographer.

World Photography Organisation – Open Competition

The World Photography Organisation is a global platform for photography initiatives. Working across up to 180 countries, our aim is to raise the level of conversation around photography by celebrating the best imagery and photographers on the planet. We pride ourselves on building lasting relationships with both individual photographers as well as our industry-leading partners around the world.

The International Wedding Photographer of the Year

The International Wedding Photographer of The Year Awards are dedicated to the promotion and celebration of the art of wedding photography from around the globe.

The EPSON International Pano Awards

The 11th EPSON International Pano Awards is dedicated to the craft and art of panoramic photography, and is the world’s largest competition devoted to the genre.

The 7th International Landscape Photographer of the Year

Showcasing the world's best landscape photography, we find the best 101 images each year and publish them in a hard cover book made by Momento Pro.