List of free photography competitions
A lot of photography competitions require payment to enter. Here is a list of free photography competitions that don’t.
Is there a competition I’ve missed? Leave a comment to get it added to the list.
Reddit r/Photography Weekly Raw Editing Challenge – Deadline: weekly
- Edit a RAW photo. Winners are based on community voting, and the winner submits the photo for next week.
- Prize: Reddit Gold
Sony World Photography Awards 2016 – Deadline: 5th Jan 2016
- Categories: Architecture, Arts and Culture, Enhanced, Low Light, Nature and Wildlife, Panoramic, People, Smile, Split Second, Travel
- Submit up to 3 photos for free.
- Prize: Publicity, exhibition, trip to London, and Sony products.
Zeiss Photography Award – Deadline: 5th February 2016
- Theme: “meaningful places”
- Submit 3-10 images with a shared connection to the theme.
- Prize: cash+lenses, trip to London, publicity and exhibition.
Exposed DC Photo Contest – Deadline: 6th Jan 2016
- Theme: show us what metro-area Washington,D.C. culture, art, food, sports, and street life are to you
- Prize: Winners of the contest will be exhibited March 10-April 1 at the Carnegie Library.