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:

300 Fireworks Photo Contest — Opening July 9, 2014 — closes when 300 photographs are received — Free Entry — Click here for info

300 Toys Photo Contest — Open — Closes when entry #300 is submitted — Win a DSLR Pop-Up Flash Booster — Click here for info

Deep Indonesia International Underwater Photo Competition — Deadline Feb 27, 2015 — Paid Entry — Win over $40,000 in prizes — Click here for info

Wildlife Photographer of the Year — Deadline Feb 27, 2015 — Varied Entry — £15,000+ in prizes to be won — Click here for info

“Your Best” Photography Competition — Deadline Feb 28, 2015 — Paid Entry — Best in competition — Cash award of $500 US, 2ND place– Cash award of $150 US, 3RD place — Cash award of $100 USClick here for info

“Magnificence” International Call For Artists - Deadline Feb 28, 2015 — Paid Entry — The Gold, Silver and Bronze Artists and the Gold Writer will be featured in the ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal — Click here for info

photography contestsDuggal Capture the Moment Photo Contest - Deadline Feb 28, 2015 — Free Entry — Lots of Prizes to be Won! Click here for info

Showtime Photo Contest — Theme Green — Deadline Mar 22, 2015 — Canadians Only — Click here for info

8th Annual iPhone Photography Awards — Deadline March 31, 2015 — Paid Entry — All photographers compete for the 3 IPPAWARDS Photographers of the Year Award — Click here for info

Showtime Photo Contest — Theme Architecture Details — Deadline May 24, 2015 — Canadians Only — 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

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:

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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