Photo Contests & Photography Awards 2018-2019

Here is the information about Photography Contests 2018–2019. Welcome to the world of Photo Competitions! Take part in the competitions and win!

I SHOT IT The Best Photo Competition
I SHOT IT The Best Photo Competition

Deadline: every week
Entry fee: from free participation to $20
Prizes: from $500 to $4,000, valuable prizes

 

CPC Portrait Awards
CPC Portrait Awards - Photo Competition for Child Portrait Photographers

Deadline: every month
Entry fee: single file – €10, 3 files – €20, 5 files – €30
Prizes: €200 cash, showcase in our winners online gallery, interview and editorial feature on our blog, published in our yearly e-book “Book of Winners”

 

Allard Prize Photography Competition
Allard Prize Photography Competition

Deadline: works are accepted all the year round
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $1,000

 

Pictures of the Year International – POY
Pictures of the Year International - POY

Deadline: January 15, 2018
Entry fee: $50 per participant
Prizes: $500, $1,000, valuable prizes

 

Glanzlichter Nature Photo Contest
Glanzlichter Nature Photo Contest

Deadline: January 15, 2018
Entry fee: €20 per participant
Prizes: €250, €500, €1,000, €2,500, valuable prizes

 

WPPI Annual Print Competition
WPPI Annual Print Competition

Deadline: January 18, 2018
Entry fee: $40 – members of WPPI, other – $60
Prizes: $1,500, valuable prizes

 

Best Friends – Animal Photography Contest
Best Friends - Animal Photography Contest

Deadline: January 25, 2018
Entry fee: $45 per entry: Single image submission or series submissions (2-6 related images)
Prizes: $200, $1,500

 

Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards
Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards

Deadline: January 31, 2018
Entry fee: $35 – to 5 images per entry
Conditions: contest is open to Entrants who are at least 21 years of age
Prizes: $750 (5 photographers)

 

Istanbul Photo Awards
Istanbul Photo Awards

Deadline: January 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $3,000, $5,000, $8,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

1x Photo Awards
1x Photo Awards

Deadline: January 31, 2018
Entry fee: $19/€19 per photo (non-EU/EU)
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

PDN Photo Annual
PDN Photo Annual

Deadline: February 1, 2018
Entry fee: single: $60, series: $70 (2-6 images), student single/series: $35
Prizes: $2,000, $2,500, $4,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

Siena International Photography Awards
Siena International Photography Awards

Deadline: February 1, 2018
Entry fee: from €20 to €35, under 20 y.o.: 3 images – free
Prizes: €1,500, valuable prizes

 

ZEISS Photography Award
ZEISS Photography Award

Deadline: February 6, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ZEISS lenses of their choice with a total value of €12,000 as well as €3,000 to cover travel costs for a photo project

 

Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year
Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year

Deadline: February 6, 2018
Entry fee: £30, Young categorie – free
Prizes: £5,000, valuable prizes

 

Fine Art Photography Awards
Fine Art Photography Awards

Deadline: February 11, 2018
Entry fee: professional: single entry – $25, series – $30; amateur: single entry – $20, series – $25
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000

 

Roots Mobile Photo Contest
Roots Mobile Photo Contest

Deadline: February 12, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $200, $1,000 USD

 

Prix de la Photographie Paris
Prix de la Photographie Paris

Deadline: February 15, 2018
Entry fee: professional: $30 for photograph, $50 for serie (2-5 images) or book, additional category $25; student: $20 per photograph, $40 for series (2-5 images), additional category $15
Prizes: $2,000, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

I AM Photographer
Photo Contest I AM Photographer

Deadline: February 19, 2018
Entry fee: €60
Prizes: €3,000, valuable prizes

 

Wood and life
Wood and life Photo Contest

Deadline: February 20, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $300, $1,800, $2,500

 

Objects of Desire – Still Life Photography Competition
Objects of Desire - Still Life Photography Competition

Deadline: February 20, 2018
Entry fee: $45 per entry (1 to 6 images)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H gift cards

 

Snow Photo Contest
Snow Photo Contest

Deadline: February 23, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Polaroid Zip Instant Mobile Printer, valuable prizes

 

Head On Photo Awards
Head On Photo Awards

Deadline: February 25, 2018
Entry fee: $23, student – $1
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

Olympus Global Open Photo Contest
Olympus Global Open Photo Contest

Deadline: February 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: 1 000 000 ¥ (Japanese yen), Olympus cameras and photo optics, valuable prizes

 

35AWARDS Photo Contest
35AWARDS Photo Contest - 100 Best Photos

Deadline: February 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

LensCulture Portrait Awards
LensCulture Portrait Awards

Deadline: February 27, 2018
Entry fee: $20 – 1 photo, $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000

 

Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest
Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest

Deadline: February 28, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₽50,000, ₽75,000, ₽100,000, ₽700,000, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder Wedding Contest
Rangefinder Wedding Contest

Deadline: February 28, 2018
Entry fee: $45 (1 to 6 images)
Prizes: $2,000 cash prize, $125, $500 B&H Gift Card

 

Center Advancing the Photographic Arts
Center Advancing the Photographic Arts

Deadline: February 28, 2018
Entry fee: from $35
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000

 

Spring is in the air / BBC Discover Wildlife
Spring is in the air / BBC Discover Wildlife

Deadline: February 28, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

GDT European Nature Photographer of the Year
GDT European Nature Photographer of the Year

Deadline: March 1, 2018
Entry fee: €30, Young Photographers – Free
Prizes: €100, €200, €500, €800, €3,000

 

RHS Photographic Competition / RHS Gardening
RHS Photographic Competition / RHS Gardening

Deadline: March 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from €50 to €5,000, valuable prizes

 

BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition
BigPicture Natural World Photography Competition

Deadline: March 1, 2018
Entry fee: $25 – up to 10 single image in any category, $15 – photo series (3–5 images)
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000

 

Prix Elysée
Prix Elysée Photo Contest

Deadline: March 4, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: nominees – ₣5,000, winner – ₣80,000, publication of a book

 

The Cold Winter Photo Contest
The Cold Winter Photo Contest

Deadline: March 7, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Bestlight® Photo Studio Ultra High Power LED Light

 

Astronomy Photographer of the Year
Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Deadline: March 9, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: £2,500, valuable prizes

 

Travel Photographer Society Moments
Travel Photographer Society Moments

Deadline: March 10, 2018
Entry fee: $12
Prizes: $500, $1,500, $1,850

 

Oasis Photo Contest –
International Award of Wildlife Photography

Oasis Photo Contest - International Award of Wildlife Photography

Deadline: March 10, 2018
Entry fee: €25
Prizes: €400, €500, €800, €1,000, €1,500, €2,500, valuable prizes

 

Male Portraits Photo Contest
Male Portraits Photo Contest

Deadline: March 16, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Polaroid Instant Print Digital Camera

 

Science Elements Photo Contest
Science Elements Photo Contest

Deadline: March 20, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes, diplomas

 

Architecture And Reflections Photo Contest
Architecture And Reflections Photo Contest

Deadline: March 23, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: GoPro HERO

 

Snowcap Photo Contest
Snowcap Photo Contest

Deadline: March 24, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Canon PowerShot N 12.1MP Camera

 

Nude Photo Contest / Zahradnik Gallery
Nude Photo Contest / Zahradnik Gallery

Deadline: March 25, 2018
Entry fee: €25
Prizes: the top 100 works will be exhibition in Prague in Zahradnik Gallery

 

CVCEPHOTO Contest
CVCEPHOTO Contest

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €300, €700, €1,400, valuable prizes

 

IPPAWARDS – iPhone Photography Awards
IPPAWARDS - iPhone Photography Awards

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Conditions: photos taken with an iPhone or iPad
Entry fee: 1 image: $3.50, 3 images: $7.50, 5 images: $15.50, 10 images: $27.50, 15 images: $35.50, 20 images: $50.00, 25 images: $57.50
Prizes: IPPA Photographer of the Year Award title, Gold and Palladium Bars, valuable prizes Apple

 

“Most Beautiful Country” Photo Contest
of the Russian Geographical Society

“Most Beautiful Country” Photo Contest of the Russian Geographical Society

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: the award in each category carries a cash prize of 250,000 rubles, valuable prizes

 

Nature’s Best Photography Asia
Nature's Best Photography Asia

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Entry fee: $25
Prizes: $500, $1,000, valuable prizes, exhibitions

 

EuroNatur Competition
EuroNatur Competition

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: Subjects should be drawn from nature in Europe. No more than 5 photos per entrant
Prizes: The 12 prize-winning pictures will be printed in the EuroNatur calendar 2019. Up to 30 further pictures will be selected for displays in exhibitions

 

PNA – Photo Nightscape Awards
PNA - Photo Nightscape Awards

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Nikon D7500 + 18-300 mm lens, compass of Vixen, 3 nights Bed & Breakfast plus 1 Dinner in a local hotel for two persons, 5 days trip to the Dark Sky Reserve of Alqueva, Portugal, weekend to Pic du Midi, other valuable prizes, participation in exhibition 2018 PNA

 

Photo Contest “FOOTBALL – 2018. Life and Game”
Photo Contest “FOOTBALL - 2018. Life and Game”

Deadline: April 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes, exhibitions

 

Dog Photographer of the Year
Dog Photographer of the Year

Deadline: April 4, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: participation in the exposition in the Kennel Club Art Gallery in Mayfair London, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder the Portrait
Rangefinder the Portrait Photo Contest

Deadline: April 4, 2018
Entry fee: $35 for a single or series (2-6 image)
Prizes: $1,500 cash, gift cards up to $500, participation in exhibitions and publications

 

RPS International Photography Exhibition (IPE)
RPS International Photography Exhibition (IPE)

Deadline: April 4, 2018
Entry fee: RPS Member – £22 per person, Non-Member – £32 per person, entry for Under 30s – £18 per person
Prizes: £500, £750, £1,500

 

Leica Oskar Barnack Award
Leica Oskar Barnack Award

Deadline: April 5, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €2,500, €10,000, €25,000, camera Leica M, lens Leica

 

Fashion Statement Photo Contest
Fashion Statement Photo Contest

Deadline: April 10, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Neewer Carbon Fiber Tripod Monopod, Fugetek Premium Mini Tripod

 

Abandoned Photo Contest
Abandoned Photo Contest

Deadline: April 18, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Ring Light Ultra High Power, HD 8 Tablet 16GB, Large Photo Backpack

 

A Place of Worship Photo Contest
A Place of Worship Photo Contest

Deadline: April 20, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: accessories Bestlight

 

CEPIC Stock Photography Awards
CEPIC Stock Photography Awards

Deadline: April 26, 2018
Entry fee: one free entry to each of the five categories
Prizes: €300, €500, €1,000, €2,000

 

Rule Of Seconds Photo Contest
Rule Of Seconds Photo Contest

Deadline: April 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: DJI Mavic Spark

 

Street Art Photo Contest
Street Art Photo Contest

Deadline: April 28, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: your choice of a Canon EOS Rebel T6 or a Nikon D3300 with NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR II Zoom Lens

 

Nikon’s Small World 2018 –
Photomicrography Competition

Nikon’s Small World - Photomicrography Competition

Deadline: April 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from $100 to $3,000, valuable prizes

 

The Fluid Self Photo Contest
The Fluid Self Photo Contest

Deadline: April 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: New iPhone X

 

Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards – KLPA
Kuala Lumpur International Photoawards - KLPA

Deadline: April 30, 2018
Entry fee: Single Image: 1–4 images – $15 per image, 5–10 image – $75 flat rate. Photo Story: $65 (6–12 images)
Prizes: from $500 to $5,000, valuable prizes

 

FIBA Photo Contest
FIBA Photo Contest

Deadline: April 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₣1,000, ₣2,000, ₣3,000, FIBA official licence products, participation in the exhibition

 

British Wildlife Photography Awards
British Wildlife Photography Awards

Deadline: May 2018
Entry fee: 1 image – £10, up to 5 images – £20, up to 20 images – £30, up to 40 images – £40, young photographer: up to 6 images – free
Prizes: £300, £500, £1,000, £5,000, valuable prizes

 

Street Photography Awards
LensCulture Street Photography Awards

Deadline: May 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free – 1 photo, $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000, valuable prizes

 

Wildlife Photo Contest
Wildlife Photo Contest

Deadline: May 2, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Canon EOS 77D Camera (body only), Professional Tripod

 

Anything Water Photo Contest
Anything Water Photo Contest

Deadline: May 3, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: DJI Phantom 3 Standard Drone, $50 Amazon Gift Card, valuable prizes

 

WPPI First Half Competition
WPPI First Half Competition

First Deadline: May 3, 2018
Final Deadline: May 17, 2018 (incurs a $10 late fee per entry)
Conditions: the competition is open to members of WPPI
Prizes: money certificates

 

Prix VIRGINIA
Prix VIRGINIA

Deadline: May 7, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: for women photographers, 12 to 15 photographs
Prizes: €10,000, exhibition in the Espace Oppidum in Paris, publication in M, le magazine du Monde, book publication

 

PDN Curator Awards
PDN Curator Awards

Deadline: May 7, 2018
Entry fee: $45 for a single or series entry (2–6 visually related images)
Prizes: $3,500 cash prize, $200 gift card from B&H, valuable prizes

 

Europe Photo Contest
Europe Photo Contest

Deadline: May 8, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens, Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Lens

 

World’s Top 10 Fashion Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Fashion Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: May 11, 2018
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

A Low Vantage Point Photo Contest
A Low Vantage Point Photo Contest

Deadline: May 12, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Polaroid Zip Instant Mobile Printer, valuable prizes

 

MonoVisions Photography Awards
MonoVisions Photography Awards

Deadline: May 13, 2018
Entry fee: single – $25, series – $30
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000, badges and certificates

 

Red Hair Photo Contest
Red Hair Photo Contest

Deadline: May 15, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Manfrotto Advanced Active Backpack II, valuable prizes

 

It Is Red Photo Contest
It Is Red Photo Contest

Deadline: May 19, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Spinlight 360 Extreme, valuable prizes

 

My City Photo Contest
My City Photo Contest

Deadline: May 23, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Rode On-Camera Microphone, Tabletop Manfrotto Tripods

 

Depth In Nature Photo Contest
Depth In Nature Photo Contest

Deadline: May 23, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Nikon D3300 SLR Camera (body only)

 

The Alfred Fried Photography Award
The Alfred Fried Photography Award

Deadline: May 27, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: €1,000, €10,000, medals, worldwide exhibitions

 

Black And White Landscapes Photo Contest
Black And White Landscapes Photo Contest

Deadline: May 29, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 STM Lens, Canon EF-S 24mm f/2.8 STM Lens

 

Santa Fe Photographic – Diversity
Santa Fe Photographic - Diversity

Deadline: May 31, 2018
Entry fee: $30 for 3 images submitted by March 22, 2018
$40 for 3 images submitted March 23 – May 31, 2018
$10 for each additional image over 3
Prizes: Santa Fe Photographic Workshops from $250 to $1,500 gift certificates, valuable prizes. The prize list for DIVERSITY has a total value of more than $7,500

 

Photo Parade in Uglich. Point On The Map Photo Contest
Photo Parade in Uglich. Point On The Map Photo Contest

Deadline: June 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: valuable prizes

 

Weather Photographer of the Year
Weather Photographer of the Year

Deadline: June 7, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from £150 to £500, valuable prizes

 

PDN The Look – Fashion Photography Competition
PDN The Look - Fashion Photography Competition

Deadline: June 7, 2018
Entry fee: professional: $35, student/debut: $20 (1 or up to 6 images per entry)
Prizes: $3,500 cash prize, from $100 to $500 B&H Gift Card, valuable prizes

 

Emerging Photographer – Fall 2018
Emerging Photographer - Fall 2018

Deadline: June 14, 2018
Entry fee: $20 per photo series (3-10 images)
Prizes: PowerShot G1 X Mark III camera, PIXMA PRO-10 Professional Inkjet Printer, $100 gift cards to B&H Photo

 

Rangefinder Fine Art Contest
Rangefinder Fine Art Contest

Deadline: June 19, 2018
Entry fee: $30 per entry (1-6 images)
Prizes: $2,500 cash, $250, $500 B&H Photo gift cards

 

World’s Top 10 Wedding Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Wedding Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: June 29, 2018
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
Taylor Wessing photographic Portrait Prize

Deadline: June 29, 2018
Entry fee: £28 per image
Prizes: winner – £15,000, 2 and 3 prize – £3,000 and £2,000, John Kobal Award – £5,000

 

National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year
National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year

Deadline: June 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $2,500, $10,000

 

Black & White Photography Awards – Dodho Magazine
Black & White Photography Awards - Dodho Magazine

Deadline: June 30, 2018
Entry fee: €30/45/60 for 1/2/3 portfolio (of 10 to 20 images each)
Prizes: €1,000 cash, publication in the book, certificates, Viewbug premium plans

 

In Memory of Alexander Efremov
Reportage Photo Contest

In Memory of Alexander Efremov Reportage Photo Contest

Deadline: June 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: monetary prizes, diplomas, commemorative medals, valuable prizes

 

Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

Deadline: June 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: safari in Kenya for two people

 

Open Call from Life Framer
Open Call of Life Framer

Deadline: June 30, 2018
Entry fee: one image: $20, three images: $30, six images: $40, membership: $80 – up to ten images per theme for the next 12 themes (no further payment required)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, exhibitions in New York, Paris, Rome and Tokyo, online exposure

 

Direct Look Photo Contest
Direct Look Photo Contest

Deadline: July 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: ₽30,000, participation in the exhibition, publication in the catalog

 

The Architectural Photography Awards
The Architectural Photography Awards

Deadline: July 1, 2018
Entry fee: £8 for a single entry, £30 for 6 or £72 for 36 entries
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $3,000 cash prizes, participation in the exhibition

 

Renaissance Photography Prize
Renaissance Photography Prize

Deadline: July 4, 2018
Entry fee: from £18 to £65 for 1-10 photos, £55 per series (5-8 photos)
Prizes: £500, £1,000, valuable prizes

 

Rangefinder Annual
Rangefinder Annual - The Most Exceptional Photography of the Year

Deadline: July 10, 2018
Entry fee: $50 for a single, $60 for a series (2–6 visually related images)
Prizes: $200, $500 gift card from B&H, $5,000 cash, exhibition at WPPI Conference + Expo, a gallery in the September issue of Rangefinder

 

The Great Outdoors:
Landscape & Wildlife Photography Contest

The Great Outdoors: Landscape & Wildlife Photography Contest

Entry Deadline: June 29, 2018
Extended Deadline: July 13, 2018

Entry fee: professional: $45, amateur: $30
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500 cash prize, $100, $500 to B&H Photo gift cards

 

Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads Photo Contest
Youth Eyes on the Silk Roads Photo Contest

Deadline: July 15, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Professional digital camera, Semi-professional digital camera, Digital camera

 

B&W Child Photo Competition
B&W Child Photo Competition

Deadline First Half: July 15, 2018
Entry fee: Single File – €10, 3 Files – €20, 5 Files – €30
Prizes: €30, €50, €100, €1,000 cash

 

Streams In Nature Photo Contest
Streams In Nature Photo Contest

Deadline: July 18, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: Fujifilm Instax Mini 90 Camera

 

EPSON International Pano Awards
EPSON International Pano Awards

Deadline: July 23, 2018
Entry fee: $22 per image, Amateur $18 per image
Prizes: from $150 to $5,000 cash, valuable prizes

 

Patterns In Nature Photography Competition
Patterns In Nature Photography Competition

Deadline: July 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: £500, £1,000

 

Face of the Earth from Life Framer
Face of the Earth from Life Framer

Deadline: July 31, 2018
Entry fee: one image: $20, three images: $30, six images: $40, membership: $80 – up to ten images per theme for the next 12 themes (no further payment required)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, exhibitions in New York, Paris, Rome and Tokyo, online exposure

 

International Photography Awards
International Photography Awards

Deadline: July 31, 2018
Entry fee: Single Image: $15-$35, Series (2-9 images): $30-$60
Prizes: $500, $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, valuable prizes

 

Arctic Biodiversity Through the Lens
Photography Competition

Arctic Biodiversity Through the Lens Photography Competition

Deadline: August 1, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: a five day/four night photography trip to Rovaniemi, Finland, winter jackets, wool fleece, participation in the photo exhibition

 

PDN Taste – Food Photography Awards
PDN Taste - Food Photography Awards

Deadline: August 1, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $45, Student/Amateur: $30
Prizes: $1,000, $2,500 cash, $100, $300 Gift Cards to B&H Photo, publication in the issue of PDN and on PDNOnline.com

 

Rangefinder Lighting Photography Contest
Rangefinder Lighting Photography Contest

Deadline: August 14, 2018
Entry fee: $45 per Submission (single images only)
Prizes: $1,500 Cash, B&H gift cards, valuable prizes

 

Photography Grant
Photography Grant

Deadline: August 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $1,000

 

The Human Body from Life Framer
The Human Body from Life Framer

Deadline: August 31, 2018
Entry fee: one image: $20, three images: $30, six images: $40, membership: $80 – up to ten images per theme for the next 12 themes (no further payment required)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, exhibitions in New York, Paris, Rome and Tokyo, online exposure

 

Nature Photographer of the Year
Nature Photographer of the Year

Deadline: September 2, 2018
Entry fee: Standard – € 25 (20 images), Portfolio – € 15 (8-12 images), Young – Free, 5 images
Prizes: € 500, € 1,000, € 3,000 in cash, € 125, € 250 in products, valuable prizes, participation in exhibition at the Nature Talks Photo Festival

 

Environmental Photographer of the Year – EPOTY
Environmental Photographer of the Year - EPOTY

Deadline: September 8, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: £500, £1,000, £3,000, valuable prizes

 

World In Focus –
The Ultimate Travel Photography Competition

World In Focus - The Ultimate Travel Photography Competition

First Deadline: September 12, 2018
Entry fee: Single or Photo Essay, Professional: $45, Amateur: $30
Prizes: $2,000 cash (professional), $1,000 cash (amateur), $500 to B&H Photo

 

Tokyo International Foto Awards
Tokyo International Foto Awards

Deadline: September 14, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $20 per single image, $30 per series ( 2-8 images); Non-professional: $15 per single image, $20 per series (2-8 images); Students: $10 per single image, $15 per series (2-8 images); Portfolio category: $50
Prizes: $2,000, $3,000 cash, $100 gift card Paypal or Amazon, work exhibited in Tokyo and beyond

 

Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards
Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards

Deadline: September 15, 2018
Entry fee: $30, $60
Prizes: $10,000

 

WPPI Second Half Competition
WPPI Second Half Competition

Opening: July 10, 2018
First Deadline: September 19, 2018
Conditions: the competition is open to members of WPPI
Prizes: money certificates

 

ND Awards Photo Contest
ND Awards Photo Contest

Deadline: September 23, 2018
Entry fee: $15-25 per 1 photo, $20-30 per series (2-5 photos)
Prizes: $300, $500, $1,300, $2,500, valuable prizes

 

The Body – A Celebration of the human figure
The Body - A Celebration of the human figure

Deadline: September 25, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $35 (single) | $40 (series), Amateur: $25 (single) | $30 (series)
Prizes: $400, $1,500, valuable prizes

 

World’s Top 10 Landscape Photographers – Photo Contest
World's Top 10 Landscape Photographers - Photo Contest

Deadline: September 28, 2018
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category: $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Perspectives PhotoPlus Expo Annual Photography Contest
Perspectives PhotoPlus Expo Annual Photography Contest

Deadline: September 28, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $30, Amateur: $25
Prizes: Trip to photokina in Cologne, Germany, or PhotoPlus Expo in New York City or Studio of Masters in China for the exhibition. VIP Expo Passes to the PhotoPlus Expo and photokina. Participation in exhibitions and publications. Valuable prizes from $150 to $600.

 

Wiki Loves Monuments Photo Contest
Wiki Loves Monuments Photo Contest

Deadline: September 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from €100 to €1,500, Canon DSLR EOS 5D Mark IV plus Canon EF 50mm f/1.2L USM lens

 

Travel Photographer of the Year
Travel Photographer of the Year

Deadline: October 1, 2018
Entry fee: from £8 to £30, Young TPOTY – Free
Prizes: £100, £500, £1,000, £4,000, valuable prizes

 

PDN Faces – Portrait Photography Contest
PDN Faces - Portrait Photography Contest

Deadline: October 24, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $50 (single), $55 (series); Amateur: $30 (single), $40 (series)
Prizes: $1,500, $2,500 cash, Lomo’ Instant Automat Glass Magellan camera, Lomo’ Instant San Remo camera, $100, $500 B&H gift cards, publication in PDN and in a gallery on pdnonline.com

 

Gomma Photography Grant
Gomma Photography Grant

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: until August 31: €10, after: €25
Prizes: €100, €500, €1,000 cash, certificates

 

Proify International Photography Awards
International Proify Awards

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: 1 entry: $30 per entry; 2 entries: $27 per entry; 3 entries: $25 per entry; 4 or more entries: $23 per entry
Prizes: Canon 5D MK IV Body, DJI Mavic Air, $500 Camera Equipment Voucher

 

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award – HIPA
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum International Photography Award - HIPA

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: from $6,000 to $120,000

 

International Color Awards
International Color Awards

Deadline: October 31, 2018
Entry fee: Professional Single Image $35,  Amateur Single Image $30
Prizes: $500, $750, $1,500, medals, publications, certificates

 

MyWed Award – Annual Wedding Photographers Contest
MyWed Award - Annual Wedding Photographers Contest

Deadline: November 2, 2018
Entry fee: $45, members of MyWed Pro – free of charge
Prizes: the total prize fund is $6,000, valuable prizes

 

Chromatic Awards –
International Color Photography Contest

Chromatic Awards - International Color Photography Contest

Final Deadline: November 2, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $20 / Single Entry, Amateur: $15 / Single Entry
Prizes: $1,000, $2,000, valuable prizes

 

Outdoor Photographer of the Year – OPOTY
Outdoor Photographer of the Year - OPOTY

Deadline: November 9, 2018
Entry fee: £8 per category, young photographer – free of charge
Prizes: Fjällräven Award of £3,000, valuable prizes

 

Portraits – Hellerau Photography Award
Portraits – Hellerau Photography Award

Deadline: November 12, 2018
Entry fee: Single €20, Series €30 (to 10 images)
Prizes: €1,000, €2,000, €5,000

 

One Life Awards
One Life Awards

Deadline: November 16, 2018
Entry fee: $40/series (up to 10 images)
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H gift cards

 

National Geographic Nature Photographer
of the Year Contest

National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

Deadline: November 17, 2018
Entry fee: $15
Prizes: $2,500, $7,500, valuable prizes

 

Monochrome Photography Awards
Monochrome Photography Awards

Final Deadline: November 18, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $20/$25 (Single Entry), Amateur: $15/$20 (Single Entry)
Prizes: $1,000, $2,000 cash, valuable prizes

 

Metro Photo Challenge
Metro Photo Challenge

Deadline: November 24, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: travel (~ cost €4,000)

 

Grand Prix Fotofestiwal
Grand Prix Fotofestiwal

Deadline: November 26, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: PLN10,000

 

Bird Photographer of the Year – BPOTY
Bird Photographer of the Year - BPOTY

Deadline: November 30, 2018
Conditions: up to 8 images in each of the 7 categories
Entry fee:
from £6 to £68
Prizes: £50, £2,000, £5,000, valuable prizes

 

Smithsonian Photo Contest
Smithsonian Photo Contest

Deadline: November 30, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $500, $2,500, valuable prizes

 

Memorial Maria Luisa – Mountain and Nature Photography Contest
Memorial Maria Luisa - Mountain and Nature Photography Contest

Deadline: December 1, 2018
Entry fee: 22 € per participant, youth (less than 20 years): free
Prizes: €300, €3,000, valuable prizes, honorary diplomas

 

PDN Adrenaline 2019 – Sports and Action Photography
PDN Adrenaline - Sports and Action Photography

Deadline: December 4, 2018
Entry fee: Professional: $45 (single or series), Amateur: $35 (single or series)
Prizes: $2,000 cash (professional), $1,000 cash (amateur), $100, $500 gift cards to B&H Photo

 

International Photographer of the Year 2018 – IPOTY – Photo Contest
International Photographer of the Year - IPOTY - Photo Contest

Deadline: December 10, 2018
Entry fee: single image $25, series $30, amateur: single image $20, series $25
Prizes: $1,500, $2,500

 

British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award – BJP IPA 2019
British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award

Deadline: December 12, 2018
Entry fee: £49
Prizes: £5,000 exhibition grant, solo exhibition in London, in-person portfolio review and reprint, exclusive coverage in British Journal of Photography

 

Ultimate Music Moment
Ultimate Music Moment Photo Contest

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Entry fee: $35 Professional, $20 Amateur, Single or Series (2 to 6 images)
Prizes: $750, $1,500 cash, $100 B&H gift cards, published in the issue PDN and in an online gallery on pdnonline.com

 

Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Deadline: December 14, 2018
Entry fee: £30
Prizes: £1,000, £1,250, £1,500, £2,500, £10,000, valuable prizes

 

Mobile Photography Awards
Mobile Photography Awards

Deadline: December 16, 2018
Entry fee: $15 for 1 Photo, $30 for 3 Photos, $50 for 6 Photos, $100 for 15 Photos
Prizes: $500, $3,000, valuable prizes

 

Arte Laguna Prize
Arte Laguna Prize

Deadline: December 18, 2018
Entry fee: €55 for 1 work, €50 for every additional work
Prizes: €500, €3,000, €7,000, valuable prizes

 

PDNedu Student Photography Contest
PDNedu Student Photography Contest

Deadline: December 20, 2018
Entry fee: $30 per entry
Prizes: $1,500 cash, $150 B&H gift cards, Nikon DSLR camera

 

Family Photography Contest
Rangefinder Family Photography Contest

Deadline: December 21, 2018
Entry fee: $40 1-6 images per entry
Prizes: $2,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H Photo gift card

 

One Eyeland Photography Awards
One Eyeland Photography Awards 2018

Deadline: December 21, 2018
Entry fee: Amateur: Single: $25–35, Series: $35–55.
Professional: Single: $35–65, Series: $50–85
Prizes: $2,000, $5,000, The Golden Camera

 

Lifestyle Photography Competiton
Rangefinder Lifestyle Photography Competiton

Deadline: December 22, 2018
Entry fee: $35 per submission: single or series (2–6 images)
Prizes: $200 gift card, $2,500 cash, publication in the issue of Rangefinder and in an online gallery on Rflifestyle.com

 

International Wedding Photographer of the Year
International Wedding Photographer of the Year

Deadline: December 24, 2018
Entry fee: $18, Album $30
Prizes: $3,000, valuable prizes

 

B&W Child Photo Competition
B&W Child Photo Competition

Deadline Second Half: December 25, 2018
Entry fee: Single File – €10, 3 Files – €20, 5 Files – €30
Prizes: €30, €50, €100, €1,000 cash

 

SkyPixel Photo Contest – Aerial Photography
SkyPixel Photo Contest

Deadline: December 29, 2018
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: with a total value of $90,000

 

Newborns Photo Contest
Newborns Photo Contest

Deadline: December 30, 2018
Entry fee: Amateur: Single – €5.99, 3 files – €9.99, 5 files – €12.99. Professional: Single – €10, 3 files – €20, 5 files – €30
Prizes: €200, €500 cash

 

Underwater Photographer of the Year
Underwater Photographer of the Year

Deadline: January 2, 2019
Entry fee: £10, £20 or £30, up to 3, up to 15 or up to 20 images
Prizes: £100, £200, $500, $5,000 vouchers, valuable prizes

 

FEP 2019 – European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards
FEP European Professional Photographer of the Year Awards

Deadline: 7 January 2019
Entry fee: €30 of 3 images on each category
Prizes: Merit Award Certificate, Distinction Award Certificate, Excellence Award Certificate by the FEP

 

Aperture Portfolio Prize
Aperture Portfolio Prize

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Entry fee: from $75
Prizes: $3,000 cash, participation in publication in Aperture Magazine, in an exhibition in New York and an online gallery on aperture.org

 

World Press Photo Contest
The World Press Photo Contest

Deadline: 4 January 2019
Entry fee: Free
Conditions: only open to professional photographers
Prizes: €10,000, valuable prizes

 

Sony World Photography Awards 2019
Sony World Photography Awards 2019

Deadline: 11 January 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: $5,000, total prize fund of $30,000, valuable prizes

 

Objects of Desire – Still Life Photography Competition
Objects of Desire - Still Life Photography Competition

Deadline: February 20, 2019
Entry fee: $45 per entry (1 to 6 images)
Prizes: $2,000 cash, $250, $500 B&H gift cards

 

LensCulture Portrait Awards
LensCulture Portrait Awards

Deadline: February 27, 2019
Entry fee: $20 – 1 photo, $50 – 5 photo, $60 – photo series
Prizes: $1,000, $1,500, $2,500, $5,000

 

IAPBP Image Competition
IAPBP Image Competition

Deadline: March 13, 2019
Conditions: Photograph must have been taken within the 2018 calendar year, January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2018. Up to a total of 5 images.
Entry fee: You must be a current member of IAPBP
Prizes: $100, $500

 

World’s Top 10 Black & White Photographers 2019 –
Photo Contest

World's Top 10 Black & White Photographers 2019 - Photo Contest

Deadline: March 16, 2019
Entry fee: Single Entry: $20–30, Additional Category (same entry): $10
Prizes: $2,500, The Golden X Trophy, digital certificates

 

Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019
Red Bull Illume - Image Quest

Deadline: March 31, 2019
Entry fee: Free
Prizes: the Overall Winner – voucher to the value of €40,000, the various winners – valuable prizes worth over €60,000, participation in exhibitions

 

Million Dollar Portrait Prize
Million Dollar Portrait Prize

Deadline: April 30, 2019
Entry fee: $25
Prizes: $1,000, $5,000, $10,000, $25,000, $50,000, $100,000, $1,000,000