All About Photo Competitions

What best way to showcase your work than photo competitions? Successful photographers from around the world are discovered by submitting their work to photo contests. Magazine editors, gallerists, curators, book publishers, festivals directors and photo agencies are always eager to discover new talents that are highlighted by major competitions.

Our photo competitions were created so that the known or less known photographers can express all their talent and let the whole world discover their most beautiful images. All About Photo thrives to feature the best projects and gives photographers visibility on an international level. Our renowned jurors endorse talent and creativity. Here you can discover the winners and other highly-rated submissions from each photo competition. Enjoy!
Our third printed issue of AAP Magazine will feature the best projects showcasing the theme 'Travels'.
It's summertime, show us your vacation snapshots, reflect on past adventures or some sense of travel that's deeper than the usual kind. You know, not just travel - inner travel.
When: July 2018
Status: Open
Our second printed issue of AAP Magazine will feature the best projects showcasing the theme 'Faces'. From the classic studio portraits to the rise of the selfie, the best portraits give a glimpse into somebody's soul, a connection formed across distance, cultures and ages.
When: June 2018
Status: Closed
Our first printed issue of AAP Magazine will feature the best projects showcasing the theme 'Light'. Light is what allows us to see. It is what shapes and colors every object, creates depth, mood and mystery. Daylight, candlelight, inner-light, traffic light... Play with light!
When: May 2018
Status: Closed
The third edition of All About Photo Awards welcomed submissions from all over the world. Photographers driven by their artistic eye and passion will be selected by Liu Bolin, Crista Dix, Marco Gualizzini, Sandrine Hermand-Grisel, Michael Itkoff, Ann Jastrab, Eli Klein and Elisabeth Mouchy.
When: November 2017
Status: Closed
The second edition of the All About Photo Awards, The Mind's Eye, in reference to Henri Cartier Bresson's photo essay was juried by Beatrice Chassepot, Julien Chatelin, James and Susan Dooley, Eileen Gittins, Sandrine Hermand-Grisel, Ann Jastrab, Aline Smithson, Judy Walgren and Sabine Weiss. Discover the winners gallery.
When: November 2016
Status: Closed
The ten international jurors Julia Fullerton-Batten, Sandrine Hermand-Grisel, Frank Horvat, Ann Jastrab, Ed Kashi, Jules Maeght, Klavdij Sluban, Keiichi Tahara, Ami Vitale, and Cara Weston viewed and scored nearly 5,000 images for this inaugural competition. Discover the winners gallery.
When: November 2015
Status: Closed