Enter Picfair’s Women Behind the Lens competition now!

Screen Shot 2017-10-26 at 18.43.38

In today’s climate, it’s more important than ever to open our eyes to diverse views and voices. But in the photographic world, the female viewpoint is hugely under-represented. Picfair’s Women Behind The Lens competition is seeking a new generation of female photographers, of all levels of experience, to showcase their unique perspectives on the world. From landscapes to portraits, from the streets to skyscrapers, Women Behind The Lens will champion female photography to Picfair’s global audience.

With an esteemed panel of judges from across the industry, and prizes including exhibiting at the Guardian newspaper’s gallery in London

For further info visit:

Deadline for entry: 26 November 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.

For further info visit:

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


Enter the International Photography Award 2018!

Screen Shot 2017-10-04 at 21.25.53

Celebrating its 14th year, the International Photography Award 2018, is now open for entries. Instrumental in launching the careers some of the most respected photographers today, enter now for an opportunity to be recognised and celebrated by the international photographic community.

We encourage submissions from photographers of all levels, based anywhere in the world. Entries should be from a substantial interconnected project on any topic.

For further info visit:

Deadline for entry: 12 Dec 2017


Sony World Photography Awards is once again open for entries!

Screen Shot 2017-06-05 at 20.05.45

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

For further info visit: