Photo Competitions

A list of photo competitions that are FREE to enter. 

The Sony World Photography Awards has opened for entry. DEADLINE: 10 Jan 2017

Olympus global open photo contest 2016- 2017 is open for entry. DEADLINE: 10 Jan 2017

The 2017 World Press Photo Contest is now open for entries. Categories: Contemporary Issues, Daily Life, General News, Long­Term Projects, Nature, People, Sports, News Image plus more…. DEADLINE: 11 Jan 2017

The Nikon Photo Contest International has been held by Nikon Corporation since 1969 to provide an opportunity for photographers around the world to communicate and to enrich image-making culture for professionals and amateurs alike. DEADLINE: 27 Jan 2017

Anadolu Agency’s third Istanbul Photo Awards contest started to accept applications on November 1, 2016. This year’s competition sees an expanded range of categories, from four to eight. DEADLINE: 30 Jan 2017

The World Photography Organization and ZEISS are pleased to launch the second edition of the ZEISS Photography Award ‘Seeing Beyond’, with the theme “Meaningful places”. All entrants must be over 18. DEADLINE: 7 Feb 2017

International Images for Science is calling for images that cover all breadth of science from medicine, forensic science, zoology, engineering, astronomy, all scientific fields. The competition is open to all, RPS members and non-members. DEADLINE: 30 April 2017