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Top Photo Contests September 2014

September 22, 2014

We’ve had around 190 photo contests listed during the month of September and below I’ve selected a handful of the top photo contests for September 2014.

 

BBC Wildlife Magazine Photographic Grant

BBC Wildlife Magazine is one of the world’s most prestigious natural-history titles. It has announced the launch of it’s photographic grant, which aims to find  new talent and unearth compelling new wildlife stories.Open to new photographers, the winner of the award will receive a £5,000 grant to shoot their project and could see their work published in BBC Wildlife Magazine, which has featured images from the world’s most renowned photographers over its 51-year history. The grant is sponsored by Kowa, which sells a range of sporting optics products. Read More…

 

ND Awards 2014 – With over $5,000 in cash prizes

Neutral Density Photography Awards announces the ND Awards 2014 to promote photography and photographers. GRAND PRIZE WINNER OF ND AWARDS 2014 WILL RECEIVE: $2,500 cash prize ($2000 + $500 for winning one of the categories) EACH CATEGORY WINNER OF ND AWARDS 2014 WILL RECEIVE: $500 cash prize. Read More…

 

Moscow International Foto Awards

Moscow International Foto Awards is a new exciting photography contest, created by people who brought you the Lucie Awards and Paris Photo Prize. The MIFA’s mission is to recognize, reward and expose talented photographers from around the world and introduce them to the creative community in Russia. Moscow Professional Photographer of the Year will be awarded a $3,000 cash prize,  and Moscow Amateur Photographer of the Year will be awarded a $1,000 cash prize. Read more…

 

Air and Space Smithsonian 2014 Photo Contest

If you’ve photographed a favorite airplane at an airshow, taken a stunning picture of a celestial body from your backyard, or snapped a picture to capture a moment of your own history with airplanes, then you can enter the Air and Space Smithsonian 2014 Photo Contest. Category winners will each receive $100. and the Grand Prize winner will receive $500. Read more…

 

World of Light Photo Contest

SPIE presents the International Year of Light (IYL) Photo Contest. The World of Light Photo Contest aims to raise public awareness about IYL 2015 and the vital role light plays in our daily lives. 1st Place winner receives = $2,500 + Cover of SPIE Professional, 2nd Place winner receives = $1,000, 3rd Place winner receives = $500, People’s Choice winner receives = $500. Read more…