All About Photo Awards 2019

LensCulture Portrait Awards 2019

Close on February 20, 2019
LensCulture Portrait Awards 2019
Territory: Worldwide
Theme(s): Photojournalism, Documentary, Visual stories
Eligibility: Open to all 18+
Entry: Single entry: Free 5+ Singles: 50 USD, 10 USD for each additional photograph Series (up to 10 images): 60 USD
Prize: Cash Prize
For the sixth year, the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2019 are searching the globe for photographers making the most captivating portraits.

We're eager to see innovative new approaches as well as stunning traditional work - from quirky self-portraits to creative portrayals of family, friends, groups and ordinary people around the world. These Awards are open to all people and all interpretations of portraiture, whether made in a studio with professional lighting or a smart-phone portrait from your travels.

This is the year to share your best portrait with the world and engage with the global photography community!

Submit your most compelling portraits or portrait series for the opportunity to be exhibited at Aperture Gallery in New York. Access career-launching exposure and have your work seen by industry experts. Connect with our global online community of photography lovers and thinkers.

Read on for information about additional benefits, cash prizes and our esteemed jurors. We are proud to offer a free entry option for single image submissions.

Winning photographers will be exhibited at Aperture Gallery in New York City's Chelsea district. An opening reception will be held for artists, invited media, photo editors and industry insiders for a night of art appreciation and networking. In recent years, Aperture Gallery has hosted exhibitions of work by Mary Ellen Mark, Martin Parr, Richard Renaldi, Paul Strand, Mickalene Thomas, Alex Webb, and many others.
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London Photo Festival Competition: The World Around Us
London Photo Festival Competition: The World Around Us

We are looking for images that epitomise where you live and it is our aim to get entries from every country in the WORLD!

Deadline: January 20, 2019
Host: The London Photo Festival & Gallery
Prize: Cash Prize
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Urban

PH21 Gallery invites photographers to submit their work for a group exhibition themed Urban.

Deadline: January 20, 2019
Host: PH21
Prize: Exhibition
BP Portrait Award 2019
BP Portrait Award 2019

After 30 years of sponsorship the BP Portrait Award still remains the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world and represents the very best in contemporary practice.

Deadline: January 21, 2019
Host: National Portrait Gallery
Prize: Cash Prize
Ultimate Music Moment
Ultimate Music Moment

For this year's Ultimate Music Moment Photo Assignment we want to see this sensation-Euphoria-portrayed in a single image.

Deadline: January 21, 2019
Host: PDN
Prize: Cash Prize
Photo City
Photo City

Approximately 50 fine art photographic works from this open call will be exhibited at The Censored Exhibition in Photo City, in heart of Copenhagen Photo Festival, from 6 - 16 June, 2019.

Deadline: January 21, 2019
Host: Copenhagen Photo Festival
Prize: Exhibition
Aperture Portfolio Prize 2019
Aperture Portfolio Prize 2019

The Aperture Portfolio Prize is an annual international competition to discover, exhibit, and publish new talents in photography.

Deadline: January 23, 2019
Host: Aperture Foundation
Prize: Cash Prize
Creatures
Creatures

Rangefinder's Creatures is a photography competition dedicated to all-things-animal, from four-legged friends to creatures and wildlife.

Deadline: January 23, 2019
Host: Rangefinder
Prize: Cash Prize
Short Street Stories: Exhibit Around
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dotART cultural association through Exhibit Around platform together with Trieste Photo Days festival, launches a new open call for the project Short Street Stories.

Deadline: January 27, 2019
Host: dotART
Prize: Exhibition
Art + Science
Art + Science

Has photography ever really been disconnected from Science?

Deadline: January 28, 2019
Host: A Smith Gallery
Prize: Exhibition
Shoot the Frame
Shoot the Frame

Shoot The Frame is a suite of monthly international photography contests, designed to celebrate stunning photography and expose talented photographers.

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Host: Shoot the Frame
Prize: Cash Prize
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