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Amateur Photo Contests

Deadline: August 07, 2020
Photo Fringe 2020: OPEN20
Photo Fringe 2020 will be a call to action, inviting artists and audiences to take photos and to make a difference. To make art and communicate our place in the world through it. To use photography to make change. To develop new ways of seeing together. At this critical moment of historical change the festival asks: "How can photography help us to see the world afresh and help us to envision a fairer, safer, greener world? How can it help us to understand global change? How can your photograp
Deadline: August 31, 2020
2021 Sony World Photography Awards - Youth
The Youth competition aims to give more opportunities to young photographers. Judges are looking for fresh approaches to photography and images showing the vision of the young photographer. Alongside worldwide exposure with today’s leading image-makers, the Youth Photographer of the Year receives a range of Sony digital imaging equipment to nurture their vision. Take a look at the themes, deadlines and announcement dates below to keep track of when to enter your best images. Best single imag
Deadline: August 31, 2020
2020 Nature Photography Contest
Categories: Categories for the 2020 contest will be announced later. Divisions: Adult (18+ or post high school) Youth (8-18) Prizes and Recognition: Six $200 Winners - 1 in each category for each division. 12 Finalists will be selected (6 youth, 6 adult) Winners' and finalists' photographs will be posted on this website. Winning photographers will receive cash prizes.​ Winners will be named in a news release that is widely distributed, including to
Deadline: September 30, 2020
A Light in the Darkness
The world has been rocked with the new covid-19 virus. Many people are scared, concerned and uncertain. Businesses and Galleries are closing. At Las Laguna Gallery we still have faith in the human spirit and we know how art can help people heal. It is because of this that we have decided to do our first Online Exhibition and now if your opportunity to shed some of that beautiful light into the darkness. Simply complete the online form, upload and label your images. We will be setting up a spec
Deadline: October 23, 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
The competition is organised by the Amateur Photographer magazine, in partnership with Sigma and Photocrowd. The contest is divided into eight monthly rounds, each one focusing on a specific theme: 1. Points of view 2. Monochrome magic 3. Up close and personal 4. Keep on moving 5. City life 6. Natural world 7. Light and shadow 8. About face.Over £10,000 worth of SIGMA camera kit to win
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Lucie Scholarship Program
Photographers make images. Visionaries teach you how to see. The Lucie Foundation is proud to support emerging talent with vision and dynamic ideas that challenge and progress the art form of still photography into work that compels. Our support of photography is broad, from Fine Art to Documentary and Photojournalism, to digital and film-based works. Our concern is to support emerging photographers producing work that is at once gripping, and original. The Lucie Foundation is proud to offer

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