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Weather Photographer of the Year announced Photo contests 

Weather Photographer of the Year announced

Rudolf Sulgan’s image, Blizzard, showing Brooklyn Bridge in New York, was announced the winner of the Royal Meteorological Society’s Weather Photographer of the Year 2020, in association with AccuWeather. Of a shortlist of 26 images chosen from more than 7,700 entered into the competition, Blizzard was chosen as the overall winner by an esteemed panel of judges. Sulgan said: “I made this... Read More
2020 New Generation Award winners announced Photo contests 

2020 New Generation Award winners announced

Scotiabank and the National Gallery of Canada announced the winners of the third annual New Generation Photography Award, which recognizes the best of young Canadians working in lens-based art and aims to elevate their careers. The New Generation Photography Award is the only one of its kind, dedicated to Canadian artists 35 years of age and under, and specific to lens-based... Read More
Zebrafish pic wins 46th annual Nikon Small World Photo Microscopy Competition Events Photo contests 

Zebrafish pic wins 46th annual Nikon Small World Photo Microscopy Competition

Nikon Instruments Inc. announced the winners of the forty-sixth annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. Daniel Castranova, assisted by Bakary Samasa while working in the lab of Dr. Brant Weinstein at the National Institutes of Health, took the top prize for his artfully rendered and technically immaculate photo of a juvenile zebrafish. The image is a dorsal view of the head of a fish... Read More
Nikon calls for entries for 38th Nikon Photo Contest Photo contests 

Nikon calls for entries for 38th Nikon Photo Contest

Nikon Inc. announced submissions for the 38th Nikon Photo Contest will open Oct.22, 2020 at 12:00 a.m. EDT. Started in 1969, the Nikon Photo Contest is currently the world’s largest international photo contest and provides an opportunity for creators to connect through visual storytelling and to enrich imaging culture.  Entries for the 2020-2021 Nikon Photo Contest will be evaluated by... Read More
ViewSonic holds ColorPro Award Global Photography Contest Photo contests 

ViewSonic holds ColorPro Award Global Photography Contest

ViewSonic International Corp. invited four, creative industry leaders—Blurb, Shoot the Frame (STF), Tinyspace,  and TourBox—to hold the ColorPro Award Global Photography Contest. The theme of the contest is “kindness,” and everyone is welcome to submit photos from Aug. 18 to 30 to demonstrate what kindness means to them. The top prize includes a ColorPro VP2785-2K professional display and a package of photography tools. “We... Read More
Paris Aerial Photography Awards launch best aerial photographs international competition Events Photo contests 

Paris Aerial Photography Awards launch best aerial photographs international competition

The Paris Aerial Photography Awards is inaugurating its first edition in 2020 by inviting all professional and amateur photographers, whether they take photos from a high point of view or use tools such as drones, helicopters, paragliders, and all sizes of aircraft, to submit their best photographs to celebrate the best of aerial and bird’s-eye view photography. Photographers can submit... Read More
Fujifilm launches “Students of Storytelling” contest Events Photo contests 

Fujifilm launches “Students of Storytelling” contest

FUJIFILM North America Corp. launched the Fujifilm “Students of Storytelling” contest, allowing full or part-time US college students who are interested in photography to enter to win up to $3,000 worth of FUJIFILM gear. “Everyone has a story to tell and we want to help tell it,” said Victor Ha, director of marketing, FUJIFILM North America Corporation, Electronic Imaging Division.... Read More
PicMonkey announces “Shero” contest winners News People on the Move Photo contests 

PicMonkey announces “Shero” contest winners

PicMonkey, a leading image editing and design platform, announced the top ten and grand prize winners of its “Who’s Your Shero?” contest, which celebrates women entrepreneurs for their accomplishments and positive contributions to their communities. Out of hundreds of nominations, the grand prize was awarded to Hannah Kay Herdlinger, founder of Thread Talk, an online shop offering high-end blankets. A portion... Read More
DJI, SkyPixel announce aerial photo and video contest Events Photo contests 

DJI, SkyPixel announce aerial photo and video contest

DJI and SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community, announced the annual Aerial Photo & Video Contest celebrating SkyPixel’s fifth anniversary. Running from Dec. 3, 2019 to Feb. 3, 2020, this year’s contest introduces a special “Aerial Story” category to celebrate its fifth year and welcomes submissions from professional photographers, videographers, aerial enthusiasts and content creators. This year’s contest is sponsored by the... Read More
PhotoShelter, World Photography Organisation release The Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests News Photo contests 

PhotoShelter, World Photography Organisation release The Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests

PhotoShelter released results from its seventh annual guide, The 2020 Photographer’s Guide to Photo Contests. The guide was developed in partnership with the World Photography Organisation, a global platform to honor, present and share the best contemporary photography from around the world, according to the press release. Readers will find tips for creating winning images, interviews with numerous contest winners and a list of... Read More
Industry notes from the week of Oct. 4 Earnings reports People on the Move Photo contests Press releases Promotions Updates 

Industry notes from the week of Oct. 4

Rumours and interesting items from around the internet Photobox appoints eight&four as creative and media agency, via ProlificLondon. The agency aims to enhance Photobox’s presence amongst mums with younger children with a focus on building awareness that the 100’s of pictures taken on smartphones can easily be transformed into gifts and keepsakes. Largan sues HP, two Taiwanese rivals for patent infringements,... Read More
Ina Schieferdecker wins CEWE Photo Award from 448,152 entries Events Photo contests Press releases 

Ina Schieferdecker wins CEWE Photo Award from 448,152 entries

On Thursday, September 26, the winners of the world’s largest photo contest for 2019 were recognized at the Museum of Natural History in Vienna, Austria. The photo from the winner, Ina Schieferdecker, was chosen from 448,152 photo submissions. Schieferdecker accepted the CEWE Photo Award as part of a festive gala. What kinds of photos draw attention? What kinds of photos... Read More
PPA taking entries for 2019 International Photographic Competition Photo contests Press releases 

PPA taking entries for 2019 International Photographic Competition

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is now accepting entries for this year’s International Photographic Competition (IPC). The IPC challenges photographers to push their artistic and technical photography skills to the next level by creating and presenting their best work to a panel of judges. ATLANTA (PRWEB) JUNE 20, 2019 – Professional Photographers of America (PPA) is now accepting entries for... Read More
Felix Schoeller Photo Award 2019 announces record participation Events Photo contests Press releases 

Felix Schoeller Photo Award 2019 announces record participation

Over 4,000 professional photographers from 115 countries The fourth edition of the international Felix Schoeller Photo Award closed on May 31, 2019. The number of participants in the previous award (3442) was again increased to 4091. The new special category “German Peace Prize for Photography,” initiated for the first time jointly by the City of Osnabrück and the Felix Schoeller... Read More
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