Documentary Photo Contests

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The Independent Photographer 2018 Portrait Prize

Winner will receive $1,000!

Portrait photography has one of the oldest and most interesting histories that harkens back to the early days of the medium. Through portraits of iconic figures or ordinary people, we discover a deep interest in others. As master portraitist Richard Avedon said: “The moment an emotion or fact is transformed...
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Deadline: May 31, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
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EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHERS 2018

Win Olympus Kit, Exhibition in Lugano during LuganoPhotoDays 2018 and Accommodation for 1 night in Lugano!

LuganoPhotoDays 2018 Reportage for meeting photographers open for all professional and non-professional photographers between 18 to 29 years old. You can win a Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II 12-40mm Kit offered by OLYMPUS SCHWEIZ AG (value of 3000$) and be exhibited in Lugano. Submit a serie from 6 to 12...
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Deadline: May 31, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
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Win 2x Honey Badger 1 Light Kits in ‘My Escape’

Two lucky winners will receive an Interfit Honey Badger 2-Light Kit

The dictionary defines escape as “an act of breaking free from confinement or control”. Whether it’s physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual, we all have our own ways of breaking free. What is your escape...
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Deadline: Jun 01, 2018
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Free Entry
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International Photo Awards

Win International Photographer of the Year Award and $10,000 cash prize!

The International Photography Awards conducts an annual photography competition for professional, non-professional, and student photographers on a global level, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. The IPA recognizes photography’s leading talents who are creating, shaping and defining the world of photography today....
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Deadline: Aug 31, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Varied Entry
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Photo Competition
Direct Look documentary photo contest /18

Win 30,000 Rubles and an exhibition in October 2018!

FOTODOC Center for Documentary Photography at the Sakharov Center is pleased to announce our fourth annual international Direct Look photo contest. Contest theme is: problems pertaining to relations between individuals, society and state, as well as ways of addressing these problems. The goals of the contest: • Facilitate growth and...
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Deadline: Jul 01, 2018
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Free Entry
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Best Portfolio 2018 by Blank Wall Gallery

Winning portfolio will be exhibited for 2 weeks in Blank Wall Gallery!

Blank Wall Gallery organizes an international portfolio contest for 2018 in order to discover and promote one photographer. The award of the best photographer will be a two-week solo exhibition at Blank Wall Gallery. The gallery will produce and finance the prints for the exhibition, and the artist will gain...
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Deadline: May 27, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
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Photo Competition
35AWARDS 2018 – International Photography Awards

Winner receives $2,500, certificate and exhibition!

35AWARDS — a major international award created in 2015 by the creators of the professional photo community 35photo.pro. In the first year, 36 thousand people from 110 countries took part in it. In 2016, more than 76 thousand. Special attention is paid to the voting system in 3 stages, thanks...
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Deadline: Feb 25, 2019
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Varied Entry
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Photography Contest #TooManyProjects

Winner will receive a training check worth €1,000!

Too Many Flash and Blipoint invite you to participate in the #TooManyProjects contest. We want to see you creating a project. Give us access behind the scenes to see how you create and conceptualize your photography. Show us how you prepare a session or a project. Would you like to...
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Deadline: May 31, 2018
Winner is: Judged & Voted
Entry: Free Entry
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The Alfred Fried Photography Award

Win €10,000 cash, Alfred Fried Peace Medal and winning photo will be on display for 1year and as permanent art collection at the Austrian Parliament!

Photography captures the sentiment of a moment, reflecting the actual world in a picture. The Alfred Fried Photography Award aims to present human efforts to live together in peace and the quest for beauty and goodness in our lives. The award goes to those photographs that best express the idea...
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Deadline: Jun 03, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Free Entry
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The Essential │Call for Exhibition

Winner will take part in the Group Exhibition in Rome, Italy!

THE ESSENTIAL Call for Exhibition Accepted media: Photography, Digital Graphic, Visual Digital Take part in the Group Exhibition in Rome, Italy. November 2018 FREE ENTRY Artists are invited to submit 1 to 3 artworks addressing the theme The Essential is the theme through which photographers and visual digital artists are...
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Deadline: Jul 15, 2018
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Free Entry
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Showing results 1 - 10 of 23 for the category: Documentary.