Photography Contests

Photography Contests

Here are a list of photography contests for your to submit your photographs to. Each photography contest listed here will state it’s deadline date and a link for more information about the photography contest.

Happy Submitting!

amateur photography contestCurrent Photography Contests:

Beautifully Broken Photo Contest - Contest Closes When Entry # 500 Is Submitted.  — Free Entry — Total prize value of $250 — Click here for info

500 Streams Photo Contest - Contest Closes When Entry # 500 Is Submitted.  — Free Entry — Total prize value of $300 — Click here for info

Four Elements 2015 -  Deadline April 7, 2015 — Entry fees apply — Best In Competition receives $650 cash award & additional Prizes — Click here for info

Shadow and Light: 2015 — Deadline April 8, 2015 — Win exhibition at Black Box Gallery — Click here for info

photography contestKalakaar - Deadline April 15, 2015 — Free entry — Every photo you snap, send and share makes a difference. By participating in Kalakaar, you are supporting Vibha’s cause — education and health care for underprivileged children.  Click here for info

The Humanity Photo Awards 2015 - Deadline April 15, 2015 — Entry fees may apply — Click here for info

ND Awards 2015 Photo Contest — Deadline April 19, 2015 — Entry fees apply — chance to win over $7,500 in awards.- Click here for info

Travel Photographer Asia | The Photo Contest 2015 - Deadline April 20, 2015 — Entry fees apply — Approximate Prize Value $5,877 — Click here for info

Call for Artists and Writers — Deadline April 30, 2015 — Entry fees apply — Winners Featured in ArtAscent Magazine — Click here for info

LensCulture Earth Awards 2015 — Deadline April 30, 2015 — Entry fees apply —  $25,000 in cash grants as well as video projections at international photo festivals — Click here for info

International Kontinent Photography Awards 2015 — Deadline May 1, 2015 — Entry fees apply — Title Award — Kontinent Photographer of the Year — Kontinent Award Trophy and Certificate — 1,000 USD Artlica Agency Grant — Cover of Kona #3 Annual Book — Click here for info

British Wildlife Photography Awards 2015 - Deadline May 2, 2015 — Entry fees may apply — overall prize fund worth up to £20,000 — Click here for more info

The Center for Fine Art Photography - Deadline May 13, 2015 — Entry fees may apply — Click here for info

Showtime Photo Contest — Theme Architecture Details — Deadline May 24, 2015 — Canadians Only — Click here for info

photography contestRecollection Photo Contest — Reconstructing the Past — Duggal - Deadline May 31, 2015 — Free Entry — Winner:   PRINT: A 30” by 40” direct to Dibond print, with aluminum brace, a $450 value. Direct prints to Dibond archival aluminum yield a high-end finished look and maximum stability and more — Click here for info

Fine Art Photography Awards - Deadline May 31, 2015 — Entry fees apply — he winners of the Professional and Amateur sections will receive the titles: Professional Fine Art Photographer of the Year, Amateur Fine Art Photographer of the Year and $5000 in cash prizes — Click here for info

Pictorem Photo Contest - Deadline May 31, 2015 — Theme: Panoramic : Provide your best panoramic shot — Win a 36″ x 24″ stretched canvas print — Continental USA and Canada Winning artwork is selected by the Jury, from the TOP 10 with the most public votes  Click here for info

Monochrome Photography Awards 2015 - Early deadline June 13, 2015 — Entry fees apply — Win Monochrome Photographer of the Year and Monochrome Discovery of the Year and cash prizes — Click here for info

Showtime Photo Contest — Theme B&W Landscapes — Deadline July 12, 2015 — Canadians Only — Click here for info

Life Framer Photography Contest - Deadline Sept 30, 2015 — Paid Entry — 3 international exhibitions and $7000 in prizes — Click here for info

Ongoing Photography Contests:

Capture the Nature — International Photography Awards - Entry fees may apply — monthly competition — Click here for info

WonUp Level 2WonUp Level 2 is a skill based photo contest that works like the old game of King of the Hill.  Win up to $600. Click here for info

Tallenge Photo Contest — $100 monthly prize — no entry fee — Click here for info

The Big Picture — Every week the Big Picture offers you the chance to win a £250 camera. All you need to do is send the photo in — Click here for details

Pixoto - $2,000 in Cash Weekly! Click here for info

ViewBug is a community where you can participate in photo contests to gain recognition and exposure. Some free and some paid submission — Check it out!

Is that your best shot? The prize is $500 USD to the photographer of the winning image each month.

Free Monthly Garden Photography Competition — Click here for info

MyPhotoSchool Course — Free monthly photography competition — The winning entry from each category will win a free MyPhotoSchool Course of their choice — Click here for info — ongoing competitions — great place to get feedback — Click here for info

Onemillionphotographers has competitions and is also a live Gallery project, so once submitted your work is always on display — Submission Fees Apply — Click here for info

Lenzr - Ongoing contests with prizes provided by businesses — you can even start your own contest — Click here for info

Nikon Photo of the Month — Ongoing monthly contest — Free Entry — Click here for info

We will be updating this list on a regular basis!

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