Deadline: Ongoing
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: $5



Entrants submit a story based on our monthly contest theme, and stories are distributed to other entrants. The story received by an entrant is the inspiration for the photo the entrant submits. Once the photo is submitted, along with the story it’s based on it will be judged based on relation to the story, creativity, number of likes, and quality. There is a winner for best photo, and a winner for the story the best photo was based on.

Amateur Photographer of the Year Competition

Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: Winner of Best Photo automatically receives $50 gift card to Best Buy. Bigger and Better prizes are added depending on how many people enter the contest and the prize will always equal 60% of the entry fees. Prizes range from lighting kits, cameras, drones, lenses, and more! Occasionally, unique bonus prizes will be added depending on the theme of the current month's contest. Prizes will be revealed in the Prize Bar on the website, and announced on Social Media when added. Winner for best story will receive a single prize shown in the Prize Bar on the website that is equal to or closest to 20% of the entry fees. Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: By entering you retain copyright and remain the owner of your images and may also continue to use them in any manner you choose. USAGE RIGHTS: You agree that the images you submit may be used in printed publications, on The Photo Contest's websites (including, in a slideshow and screensaver, may be uploaded on The Photo Contest's social media channels, or in any other media, and may be copied and displayed in any country provided that you are afforded appropriate attribution as the photographer.

Photo Competition

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