July Photo Contests
At the beginning of each month Bird In Flight updates you about photo contests for both professional photographers and photography lovers.
Deadline: July 8, 2017.
Entry fee: £10 for one image, £25 for seven images, £30 for 15 images and £35 for 25 images.
Award: main prize of £10,000, five prizes of £1,000 and eight of £500.
British contest of landscape photography. To participate one does not have to be a British citizen, but photographs should capture British nature. Works submitted by participants under-17 will be evaluated in a separate category, its winner will get £1,000.
Deadline: July 9, 2017.
Entry fee: $20 per image for professionals and $15 for amateurs.
Award: $2,000 for the winner among professionals and $1,000 for the winner among amateurs.
An international contest of black and white photography. Submissions are accepted in 13 categories, including “Portrait”, “Wildlife”, and “Documentary.”
Deadline: July 29, 2017.
No entry fee.
Award: Sigma photography equipment worth £2,000.
An amateur photography contest. Runs eight rounds a year, participation in one of them is free of charge. This round’s theme is “Architecture and Urban Landscapes.”
Deadline: August 1, 2017.
Entry fee: £10.
Award: £2,000 for the project implementation and coverage of expenses on printing and mounting of images.
A contest for female documentary photographers from European countries (not limited to European Union member countries). Unfinished projects on any subject are being accepted.
Deadline: August 13, 2017.
Entry fee: $15 for amateurs and $20 for professional photographers.
Award: $1,500 and $2,500.
An international photography contest accepts submissions in 25 categories, including “Photojournalism”, “Sports”, and “Architecture.”
Deadline: August 29, 2017.
Entry fee: £20 for one entry, £35 for two and £45 for three entries.
Award: several awards totalling £7,000.
A contest for artists and photographers organized by one of the most prestigious artistic communities. Apart from the monetary prizes, the authors of the three best works will have a chance to participate in an exhibition at the Cello Factory.
Deadline: September 25, 2017.
Entry fee: £15 for portfolio, emerging talents and video categories, £8 for single image categories, free for youth categories.
Award: £4,000 for the main winner, Fujifilm photo equipment for category winners.
International travel photography contest. The main prize includes the “Travel Photographer of the Year” title and £4,000; contestants who applied to two of the portfolio categories can qualify. The application can be submitted online and by regular post.
Deadline: November 1, 2017.
No entry fee.
Contest for the best self-published book. Three winners will receive a special prize from the jury, twenty shortlisted books will be handed over to the MoMA library.