photo competitions

British Journal of Photography International Photography Awards

BJP International Photography Awards

visit site Deadline: Midnight (GMT) on Sunday 8th November 2015 “British Journal of Photography’s annual International Photography Award is one of the world’s leading showcases for contemporary photographic talent. Now in its 10th year, the competition has established itself as an important springboard for future voices in photography. The elite judging panel, drawn from the […]



visit site Deadline: February 28th, 2014 “The 2014 Awards promise to be bigger than ever, with a stronger international focus and more opportunities for community involvement. All winning photographers will have their work promoted internationally via press outlets, the Fotoura website, iPhone & iPad apps and our social media platforms. A prestigious panel of industry […]

Resolution 2014 (NY Photo Festival): call for entries

visit site Deadline: January, 31, 2014 “What’s your resolution? To take a photo a day for 2014? Finally get that Instagram/tumblr/flickr account populated? Get that blog started? Learn Photoshop? Start that consulting business? Lose some weight? Be nicer (to kids/spouse/colleagues/strangers)? Run some distance? Cook new dishes? Make it to a museum, maybe two even, this […]

American Photography 30 Call for Entries

American Photography 30 Call for Entries

visit site Deadline: January 24, 2014 “American Illustration and American Photography the award winning, large-format, beautifully designed and printed hardcover annuals offer high visibility and recognition where it matters most. Books are produced in limited edition and distributed worldwide through retail outlets and through direct mail order to top art directors, photo editors, designers and […]

Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year competition

Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year

visit site Deadline: March 31, 2014 “Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography and film. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most […]

Fotoevidence Book Award

FotoEvidence Book Award

visit site Deadline: January 15, 2014 “The annual FotoEvidence Book Award will recognize a documentary photographer whose project demonstrates courage and commitment in addressing a violation of human rights, a significant injustice or an assault on human dignity. The selected project will be published in a book, as part of a series of FotoEvidence books […]

Joy of Giving Something photo contest

Joy of Giving Something photo contest

visit site Deadline: December 31, 2013 “Joy of Giving Something, Inc. (JGS) established in 2009 an ongoing juried, international photography contest that encourages artists eighteen years and older to submit their own new work, which has not been previously published or exhibited. Next deadline: December 31, 2013 • Quarterly winners receive $1,000 and their work […]

PhotoPhilanthropy photo essay contest

PhotoPhilanthropy photo essay contest: $15,000 grand prize

visit site Deadline: November 15, 2013 PhotoPhilanthrophy believes in the power of photography to inspire hope and understanding and to connect people around the world. The Activist Awards have been established to emphasize the important role of high quality documentary photography and visual storytelling as a vehicle to create meaningful impact and social change. Photo […]