And if fees are getting you down, there are even a few contests throughout the year that are free to enter. May 7, Prize: March 15, Prize: Contest winners will be posted on the homepage of the Ranger Rick website and will be eligible to have their nature shot published in Ranger Rick magazine. Teen Ink Magazine Photography Contest:
Should you enter?
March 7, Prize: March 9, Prize: For anyone who loves astronomy, the winner galleries are a treat to scroll through. March 15, Prize: The International Photography Award does a lot to promote their winners.
They publish winning photographers in the IPA Annual Book of Photography, and also organize a touring exhibition that goes all over the world. March 18, Prize: The Foam Talent Call is one of the most prestigious international open calls for photographers between the ages of 18 and Over the past decade, the Talent Call has helped launch the careers of numerous talents around the world by giving their work the exposure and recognition it deserves.
The Foam Museum , and its publication Foam Magazine , is an Amsterdam-based institution focused entirely on photography.
This is a great opportunity for emerging photographers. Winners will also have the opportunity for their work to be added to the prestigious Art Collection Deutsche Börse, which offers another way to get your photography in front of an international audience. March 30, , with more contests throughout the year Prize: Anything goes in this competition co-sponsored and funded by Format and photography platform FotoRoom.
Photographers can submit their work in any subject matter, style, or approach, but you do have to be a FotoRoom member to enter. This competition deadline is coming up in March, but FotoRoom runs contests every few months with different creative sponsors. So check back in for entry details. With an entry fee that equates to membership, you get all the benefits of FotoRoom for a year, plus the opportunity to win cash prizes and a year of Format Pro. March 31, Prize: Previous winners have definitely received increased attention in the European market.
The contest is well-regarded, but not positioned to truly bolster careers in North America. The Moscow Foto Awards aim to recognize and acknowledge talented international photographers while introducing them to the Russian creative community.
The contest is open to photographers from anywhere in the world. Winners have their work featured in a Best of Show exhibition that starts in Moscow before traveling internationally. With a sliding scale for professionals, non-professionals, and students, fees are reasonable and there are plenty of chances to win both recognition and monetary prizes. IPPA Photographer of the Year Award, gold bars first place in each category , and palladium bars second and third place in each category Entry fee: Photos must be taken on an iPhone or an iPad, but clip-on lenses and mobile image processing apps are fair game.
That said, the entry fee is nominal, and if you win you can always add it to your resume. March 31, , with new contests monthly Prize: The Independent Photographer highlights a new theme monthly, so there are frequent opportunities to submit your work. Winners are featured in an annual exhibition in Berlin and an annual photo book in addition to cash prizes. Yes, if your work speaks to the theme.
Shoot the Frame is an emerging platform featuring monthly photography contests. Monthly contests can help you stay on top of your game by reminding you to shoot and submit new work. Life Framer runs monthly photography competitions judged by industry professionals and themed around various different topics.
Winners get the chance to have their work shown in international exhibitions. And there are tons of photography categories open for entries this year, including fashion, food, landscape, photojournalism, and many more. Induction into the Young Ones can be a pivotal opportunity for emerging talent, for the exposure and prestige as much as for the networking opportunities. April 5, Prize: Submissions must be series of images that highlight the relationship between nature and society.
You can submit virtually anything you want, and the prizes are major. For those under 25, the Newcomer Prize is a great opportunity. April 29, Prize: Professionals and amateurs compete in their own categories, and winners are published in ND Magazine , among other editorial perks. Kids are invited to submit up to three photos monthly of their best nature photography shots. Kids ages 13 and under may enter the contest--you do not need to be a magazine subscriber.
Contest winners will be posted on the homepage of the Ranger Rick website and will be eligible to have their nature shot published in Ranger Rick magazine. Teen Ink Magazine Photography Contest: Submit an amazing, original photograph of other teens and get featured on the cover of Teen Ink Magazine!
This photography contest is held monthly, but there are no deadlines. You must be ages to enter; no other eligibility requirements are stated. There are many reputable contests that reward children for their outstanding images.
Some are annual contests, while others offer monthly chances to win. All reputable young photography contests share a common goal of allowing children the chance to express themselves through photography. This competition is highly regarded in the photo industry. The goal of the program is to encourage artistic skills and cultural enrichment while helping kids develop an interest in cameras. This particular contest is open to members of the Boys and Girls Club across the country and includes five categories:.
The above categories are divided into four age groups, encompassing children between the ages of 6 to
DISCOVERING AND AWARDING THE BEST CHILD PHOTOGRAPHY
Explore this gallery of international winners from the International Photography Contest. Click the full-screen arrows in the upper right to see a bigger version of the photos. IPC USA First-Place Winner in the Amazing Animals category. Photograph by David H., Photo Competition in Child Photography. Trough our contest, we discover, award and recognize the best child photographers from all over the globe. Take part in our competitions to receive exposure and recognition you deserve. From terrific toys, brilliant book bundles, movie merch and much more, you’ll find exciting new competitions for kids each and every month. It’s also where we host our super photo competition — the National Geographic Photography Contest for Kids — where you could bag a dream trip to destinations such as Costa Rica and The Bahamas!