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2014 Android Photography Awards

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes The Android Photographer of the year will receive a $1500 award. The winners of each category, plus an overall jury selection of 25 images, will be included in gallery exhibits alongside The Mobile Photography Awards winners. In addition, winners of each category will receive a prize pack of mobile photography accessories, gift cards, and promos.

In addition, every three months throughout 2014 we have quarterly submission deadlines. The jury will review the quarterly submissions and award a prize of $500 to the entrant with the most outstanding set of submitted images.
Entry Fee $20 for 3 images
Description The Android Photography Awards ...seeks to reward and celebrate the most remarkable and beautiful Android images of 2014.
Eligible for Entry: Android Phones, Tablets & Cameras

Contest Categories:
Black & White
Digital Art
Landscpape & Nature
Marco & Specialty
People & Portraits
Photo Journalism
Street Photography
Travel
Waterscapes
General
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2014 Android Photography Awards

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes The Android Photographer of the year will receive a $1500 award. The winners of each category, plus an overall jury selection of 25 images, will be included in gallery exhibits alongside The Mobile Photography Awards winners. In addition, winners of each category will receive a prize pack of mobile photography accessories, gift cards, and promos.

In addition, every three months throughout 2014 we have quarterly submission deadlines. The jury will review the quarterly submissions and award a prize of $500 to the entrant with the most outstanding set of submitted images.
Entry Fee $20 for 3 images
Description The Android Photography Awards ...seeks to reward and celebrate the most remarkable and beautiful Android images of 2014.
Eligible for Entry: Android Phones, Tablets & Cameras

Contest Categories:
Black & White
Digital Art
Landscpape & Nature
Marco & Specialty
People & Portraits
Photo Journalism
Street Photography
Travel
Waterscapes
General
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DISTANT WORLD Photography Project "Habitats"

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital "Habitats"
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes Open submissions will be judged by a panel of established photographers and 50 winners will have the opportunity to have their work published in the DISTANT WORLD book ( DW1 - Habitats ) and showcased in a London exhibition with printing, material and promotions paid for.
Entry Fee Free
Description DISTANT WORLD is an exciting photography book and exhibition project exploring the global complexities of human geography through a selection of powerful and inspiring photography.

We are inviting photographers from around the world for submissions to be included in our first book. We aim to create a collection of work from photographers that represents the beauty of and issues facing communities, places, nature and cultures.

The theme for this book is 'Habitats'. This includes both animal and human habitats.
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Istanbul Photo Awards

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes 1st $8,000,
2nd $3,000,
3rd $1,500
Also there is a special Jury award $8,000
Entry Fee Free
Description Photographers are invited to apply all 4 categories at the same time. Please kindly keep in mind that this contest is for professionals only and Istanbul Photo Awards jury may ask for proofs about the source of the photo or publications on newspapers, magazines or web sites.

Photographers can apply all "categories" with maximum number of limits. Although it is not mandatory and a photographer can apply with only one photograph.

Applications are free, you dont have to pay anything for your submissions All submissions must have necessary information embeded into photographs IPTC like: title, description, creation date and country. Copyrights remain on the photographer, and Istanbul Photo Awards will use photographers credit for all photographs used.

Istanbul Photo Awards may use the submitted photographs for promotional efforts on websites, magazines, newspapers, exhibitions, mobile media and all relevant PR campaigns. Photographs must be taken between 1 January 2014 – 31 December 2014

CATEGORY ALL:

1.) NEWS SINGLE: All news related, single image applications, Only 1 image can be submitted per application, Photographers can make 10 different applications

2.) NEWS STORY: All news related image series applications, Minimum of 5, maximum of 15 images must be submitted per application, Photographers can make 5 different applications

3.) SPORTS SINGLE: All sports related single image applications, Only 1 image can be submitted per application, Photographers can make 10 different applications

4.) SPORTS STORY: All sports related image series applications, Minimum of 5, maximum of 15 images must be submitted per application, Photographers can make 5 different applications.
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American Kennel Club Photo Contest

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility USA   18+  
Prizes First Place $500
Second Place $250
Third Place $150
Entry Fee Free
Description Think your dog has that certain "star quality"?

Are you an accomplished shutterbug (or aspiring to be one)?

Then we invite you to enter our 36th Annual Photo Contest. It can be an elegant portrait, a lively action shot, or just an image of your dog expressing himself-creativity, quality, and originality are the only parameters. Well, there are a few rules, too (visit contest website). So start snapping!
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Hamilton Zoo Photography Competition 2014

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility New Zealand   18+  
Prizes 1st Prize - Canon PowerShot SX60 HS (valued at over $600.00)
2nd Prize - A One day family pass incorporating an Eye2Eye (value of $131.00)
3rd Prize - A One day family pass incorporating an Eye2Eye (value of $131.00)
4th Prize - Snapshot Cameras $125.00 voucher to spend in their store.
5th Price - A copy of Wild Behaviour - a New Zealand Perspective – by wildlife photographer Trevor Penfold (RRP $58.00)
6th Prize - A copy of Visions of Nature - New Zealand's Wild in the West - by wildlife photographer Trevor Penfold (RRP $58.00)
Entry Fee $15
Description Help raise money for animal conservation and be in with a chance of winning some amazing prizes.

Hamilton Zoo and wildlife photographer Trevor Penfold have come together to organize a photography competition aimed at raising money for the Zoo’s Conservation Fund. This very worthy cause is aimed at raising awareness and funds for the conservation of animals in the wild, both at home and overseas.

You can help us help the animals by entering into this years photography competition. With Canon and Snapshot Cameras on board the person entering the winning image will receive a fantastic Canon PowerShot SX60 HS valued at over $600.00. There are also many other great prizes up for grabs - so why not enter, have some fun photographing the animals at Hamilton Zoo, and at the same time you will be helping to secure a better future for our wildlife.
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Leica Akademie Australia 50/50 Photo Competition

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Australia   18+  
Prizes The prize for the best image will be the newly released Leica D-Lux (Type 109) camera and, as suggested by the competition title, there are 50 prizes in all.

The main prize and the four runner up prizes will be decided by a panel of Leica Akademie Australia Instructors whilst the remaining 45 prizes will be awarded based on public popularity through an online voting system. Popular images will also be progressively featured on the Akademie Website throughout the competition.
Entry Fee Free
Description Leica Akademie Australia is pleased to announce the inaugural 50/50 Photo Competition which aims to reinvigorate interest in that most humble of lenses, the 'standard' 50mm lens.

Leica Akademie Australia would like to invite all photographers to submit images taken with this one lens used to its best effect. There is no subject stipulation, no limits on your imagination, we would just like to see images photographed from the same perspective as that of the human eye. Simple and straightforward at first glance, but a serious photographic challenge nevertheless. Images made with the *equivalent* of a 50mm focal length using other cameras and formats are equally welcome.
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International Call For Entries WASTE

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes A three-member Selection Panel will choose the WMA Commission recipient, who will be awarded a HKD$250,000 grant which will contribute towards production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work.
Entry Fee
Description The WMA Commission invites entries for proposals from artists and photographers from both Hong Kong and the international community, to create new photo-based work in Hong Kong, focusing on the theme of WASTE. Project proposals must contextually relate to both the theme WASTE and to HONG KONG, an urban centre of 7.2 million inhabitants. A three-member Selection Panel will choose the WMA Commission recipient, who will be awarded a HKD$250,000 grant which will contribute towards production of the successful proposal and a public event featuring the completed work. The call for proposals is open to all local and international applicants. The WMA Commission is a part of the WYNG Masters Award programme.

The WMA Commission brings the issue of WASTE to the forefront. By facilitating and supporting original, creative interpretations of a significant environmental concern, the WMA Commission encourages a unique perspective on how Hong Kong is affected by an issue that has global implications, while increasing public awareness and knowledge. The HKD$250,000 award grant covers artist fee, creation (including such activities as research, travel and production; resources such as an assistant or translator and daily expenses) and a public event[1]. It does not include accommodation (for overseas artists) [2]and venue costs for public presentation which are covered by the organisers.
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Black & White Portrait Photography Contest

 


Deadline January 31, 2015
Theme Digital Black & White Portrait
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes The exhibition will consist of 10 images which will be printed and framed by the curator, exhibited for two weeks at German gallery SALI E TABACCHI and then presented to the winners.

The exhibited photographs will be printed on stunning Hahnemuehle FineArt Baryta paper (325 gsm) and framed in precious black alu frames.
Entry Fee Single images - 5 GBP/Portfolios of 3 - 15.00 GBP or of 5 25 GBP
Description Submit your exceptional Black & White Portrait photos to get your photos exhibited free for 2 weeks at popular art gallery in Germany.

You are invited to submit individual images or portfolios of 3. You may submit as many portfolios as you wish.

Definition of the theme :

We are looking for the exceptional black and white portrait. Don't shoot it in the studio but try to spot people in crowded areas, for example pedestrian zones, shopping centers or train stations... Fast and without any aids. Capture your subjects with emphasis on their identity as individuals.
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Photo of the Year 2014

 


Deadline February 01, 2015
Theme Digital 
Eligibility Worldwide   18+  
Prizes Each category winner (Top 100, People in Nature, Youth, Professional and this year's to-be-announced surprise category) will all receive a cash prize! Both the first place Top 100 and Professional winners will each win $200. The first place winner of the other three categories will each win $100
Entry Fee 5 photographs per $15 submission fee
Description Get outside and shoot some awesome photos.

This year we are excited to welcome Outdoor Project as our new organizing partner. As last year's Professional Category sponsor, Outdoor Project will work with Friends of Outdoor School to run the contest. Their passion for promoting environmental education and using inspiring photography to get people outside is the perfect fit.

The contest closes February 1, 2015. Winners will be announced after a judged and public voting process. Final voting will occur at the Awards Gala, to be held February 21, 2015 at Base Camp Brewing Company. As always, Photo of the Year donates all proceeds to Friends of Outdoor Schoool.

Photo Categories:
Top 100
People in Nature
Instagram
Youth
Professional
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