With so many photo contests out there — almost too many to choose from — how do you figure out which ones are worth your time?
Inside, you’ll find 2020 contest recommendations, prize information, tips on how to create a winning image and advice on what to keep in mind when entering. Plus, find out what you need to know about contest ethics, submission rights, judging and more. We’ve also got an in-depth interview with the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards Photographer of the Year winner Federico Borella, who won for his gripping and heartfelt series about the effects of climate change on suicide rates among farmers in India.
Contest recommendations include:
- Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year
- Pictures of the Year International
- APA Awards
- Sony World Photography Awards
- Kuala Lumpur International Photo Awards
- Nikon Small World Photomicrography Contest
- Aperture Portfolio Prize
- Instanbul Photo Awards
- And many more!
The Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests helps you navigate the photo contest landscape to choose the contests that are best for you, your business and your brand.