Photography Course London

PCL Competition time! Theme : Life


We are very pleased to announce the new Photography Course London competition!

The theme for this upcoming competition is ‘Life’. Landscapes, Portraits, anything goes & we are looking forward to seeing how you interpret this theme!

We have a new sponsor for this upcoming competition, Bob Books. They have kindly donated some awesome prizes in the form of Photobook vouchers. Bob Books is the UK’s top supplier of photographic paper photo books; their best-selling, lay-flat, photographic paper books display double page spreads at their best.

The winners will receive:

1st Prize – £100 Bob Books voucher & £100 PCL Voucher

2nd Prize – £75 Bob Books voucher & £75 PCL Voucher

3rd Prize – £50 Bob Books voucher & £50 PCL Voucher

How To Enter:
In order to enter, you must be a fan of Photography course London on Facebook: you can do so by clicking here- and liking our page.

Email your entry to -info@photographycourselondon. Please make the email subject/title ‘PCL Life Competition’.

Or tag us via instragram by using the hashtag PCLCOMPlife #PCLCOMPlife

The competition will close at midnight on Friday 18 August 2017. The winners will be announced shortly after this date.

Good Luck!


Peaches and Cream 2017 photography competition call for entries!

Photo credit: Adriana Monsalve

Photo credit: Adriana Monsalve

Peaches and Cream is a photography competition and exhibition run by Millennium Images. This year the competition seeks more than ever to celebrate the photographic arts, with a focus in showcasing emerging as well as established photographers. Millennium has always strived to provide a platform for contemporary photography with Peaches and Cream playing a prominent role. Now in its fifth edition we are offering our winners valuable and career-advancing prizes, alongside exposure within the photography world.

Entrants are asked to submit a series of 3-10 images on any theme. Images can be in any style (documentary, art, travel etc) and of any subject, but should be suitable for hanging on a gallery wall. There are two awards, one open to all entrants and the other specifically for recent graduates.

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Deadline for entry: 31 July 2017

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The annual Aesthetica Art Prize is currently open for entries!


I kissed your kiss on your girlfriend´s cheek, it was still wet | Samuel Weniger, 2016

The 11th Aesthetica Art Prize is Now Open for Entries. Hosted by Aesthetica Magazine, the Aesthetica Art Prize is a celebration of excellence in art from across the world. It offers both emerging and established artists the opportunity to showcase their work to a wider audience, and further their engagement with the international art world. The Judging Panel enhances its position in the industry, bringing together specialists from leading cultural institutions.

There are two awards for entry: the Main Art Prize and the Emerging Art Prize. The Emerging Art Prize is open to current students and artists who have graduated within the last two years. The Main Art Prize is open to all, including those eligible for the Emerging Art Prize.

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Deadline for entry: 31 August 2017


Enter the Square Mile photography prize now!


The Square Mile Photography Prize is back. This year, it’s sponsored by Leica – the world’s most prestigious camera manufacturer – and the prize is better than ever.

The concept is simple: you send us photos of the City, and our judging panel will decide which is the best. The subject matter can be anything you like as long as it’s shot in the City of London or Canary Wharf. The winner takes home a brand new Leica TL, as well as a Vario-Elmar-TL 18-56 mm lens – worth £2,730 in total.

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Deadline for entry: 12 September 2017


Enter the International Photographer of the Year 2017 competition!

International Editorial Photographer of the Year 2016 | Sandra Hoyn

International Editorial Photographer of the Year 2016 | Sandra Hoyn

IPOTY creates new opportunities to showcase the best photographic work and introduce leading talents to the world of contemporary photography. Celebrating creativity and ambition, IPOTY supports artists in developing and presenting their work through competition.

The annual competition is open to everyone, amateurs and professionals alike. The overall winners, category winners, and those who are commended will have their work showcased to a global audience by our media partners.

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Deadline for entry: 10 December 2017 | Early Bird: 13 August 2017


Sony World Photography Awards is once again open for entries!

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The Sony World Photography Awards celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017, a decade-long partnership between Sony and the World Photography Organisation, bringing you one of the world’s leading photography competitions. The Sony World Photography Awards aim to showcase the best photography in the world from the past year.

Free to enter and open to all photographers, the awards’ are an authoritative voice in the photographic industry, with the power to shape the careers of its winning, shortlisted and commended photographers.

For further info visit:

Deadline for entry:
Student Focus: 4 December 2017
Professional: 11 January 2018
Open & Youth: 4 January 2018



Weekly opportunity to have your travel photographs published and win a camera worth £500!


Enter The Telegraph’s weekly travel photography competition ‘The Big Picture’ for your chance to win a £500 camera. Send your picture, which must be at least 1Mb in size, along with a brief description, your name, address, telephone number, the date and location of the photo to

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