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Final Deadline: October 24, 2016
Enter your most powerful portraits, including assignment and personal work, celebrity, animal and kids portraiture. Open to professionals and amateurs, with two grand prizes.
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Extended deadline: October 17, 2016
Submissions are open for the Winter 2016 issue of Emerging Photographer, showcasing the work of up-and-coming photographers. Be a part of the next issue!
Deadline: November 8, 2016
An international photography contest that celebrates the art of telling stories through images.
Deadline: October 27, 2016
“Street Photography” was established to recognize a segment of photography that is often explored historically but rarely recognized as an important catalog of social currency and circumstance. The competition will result in a photo book that honors the tradition of street photography in today’s world.
Deadline: November 7, 2016
The human figure has been celebrated in art since the dawn of art history. Continue the tradition and be a part of The Body, honoring contemporary photographers who capture the beauty of our anatomy. Prizes include three cash awards (up to $2,500 for Grand Prize), a one-page feature in an issue of Rangefinder or PDN magazines, and a profile on either magazine’s Photo of the Day blog.
Deadline: November 17, 2016
A call for images that capture the thrills, agony, and suspense of the sports and action world.
Deadline: December 18, 2016
Open to students of undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs, with a category for high school students. One grand-prize winner will receive $1,500, and every entry will receive feedback from one of the judges.
Enter your best single images or photo essays of travel portraits, outdoors scenes, local places, or spontaneous moments. Two grand prizes (professional & amateurs, judged separately).
PhotoPlus Expo introduces its first-ever photo contest that celebrates its home city of New York. Categories: Brooklyn; The Bronx; Manhattan; Queens; Staten Island; the Islands (Roosevelt, Liberty, Governors, Randalls & more).
The search for outstanding and undiscovered fine art photography.
Professional, amateur, and student food photographers compete for cash prizes ($2,500 & $1,000), two profiles in PDN, B&H gift cards, and exposure: editors and creatives will see your work both in print and online.
PDN’s annual competition for fashion and beauty imagery.
PDN’s annual survey of the best work of the year, as judged by an esteemed panel of visual experts in photography and multimedia.
A search for the best shots of endearing engagements and wonderful wedding days, open to entries featuring real couples on their special day, in addition to commissioned commercial and editorial work.
Spotlighting 30 emerging photographers who represent a variety of styles and genres and have demonstrated a distinctive vision, creativity, and versatility.
The music industry is constantly changing, but one song remains the same: Musicians need great photography. Show us what you’ve got.
A platform for narrative photography, from works by historical documentarians to photographers finding interesting stories in their own backyard.
A competition celebrating photographs of the people, objects and spaces artists feel affection for.
Open to both professional and amateur photographers, The Great Outdoors celebrates the beautiful vistas, diverse wildlife and adventure that make our planet so unique.