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Deadline: September 23, 2012
Winner is: Judged
Entry: Paid Entry
Entry Fee: From $16.00 per single image

FotoWeekDC’s 5th Annual International Awards

FWDC FotoWeekDC’s International Awards Competition is looking for extraordinary work! The 2012 competition will honor professional and emerging photographers from around the world.

This year we have added two NEW exciting competition categories: FotoBooks – Extraordinary self-published photography books AND Modern Vintage – Images captured with: Brownie, Polaroid, Holga, Diana, Lomography, pinhole cameras or mobile devices.

CASH PRIZES totaling $26,000. Winning images will be exhibited and/or projected during FotoWeekDC, November 9 – 18 2012, along with great online exposure. Enter Foto Compeitition or FotoBook Competition – or both.


Contest Prize & TERMS

PRIZE DETAILS: Prizes will be awarded in 13 CATEGORIES: 1st Place: CASH AWARD OF $1,000, 2nd Place: CASH AWARD OF $450, 3rd Place: CASH AWARD OF $150 in the form of a check or bank transfer.

STUDENT PORTFOLIO CATEGORY: 1st Place: CASH AWARD OF $500, 2nd Place: CASH AWARD OF $200, 3rd Place: CASH AWARD OF $100 in the form of a check or bank transfer.

The winners, at the discretion of the Sponsor, will be included in an exhibition during the FotoWeek DC festival on November 9-18, 2012. In addition, submitted work will be shown online at

The People's Choice Award Prizes: One free FotoPage Annual Subscription for each winning photographer
The Top 20 images will be featured in's People's Choice Gallery

FotoBook Award:The total cash value of the awards for FotoBook (print and eBook) is $6,000, which will be awarded in the form of a check or bank transfer.

* Winners submitting printed FotoBooks will have their FotoBooks and selected, enlarged prints exhibited at the Goethe Institut (a primary Festival hub) during the Festival. Winners who submit e-books will have their work electronically displayed at the same location. The FotoBook exhibition will open on Saturday, November 10, 2012 with a public opening held on the evening of Wednesday, November 14, 2012. This exhibition will run through December 18, 2012.

* Complimentary annual FotoPage subscription providing winners with online exposure to collectors, curators, art directors, and audiences.

* Selected FotoBook images will be exhibited within the FotoGalleries section the FotoDC/FotoWeekDC website and publicized via FotoDC’s social media outlets following the Festival.

In addition, judges may select images from each category to post in an Honorable Mentions online FotoGallery on, but not in print or electronically displayed at the Goethe Institut.
ELIGIBILITY: All / 18+ Not eligible to enter? - Find contest where you are.

COPYRIGHT: Photographers retain ownership of copyright to their entries. USAGE RIGHTS: Upon entering a photograph in the International Awards Competition, you, the photographer grant Fotoweek DC the rights to use said image for promotion of Fotoweek DC and for other FotoDC purposes only for a period of five (5) years from the date of entry.

Fotoweek DC will in no way grant usage to any third party or use said image for any purpose other than for promotion of Fotoweek DC itself.

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