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ND Awards 2020

Close on September 20, 2020
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ND Awards 2020
Host: ND Awards
Territory: Worldwide
Theme: Architecture, Editorial, Fine Art, Nature, People, Special
Eligibility: Open to all
Entry Fees: Between $15 and $30
Prize: Cash Prize
The highly acclaimed ND AWARDS is a melting pot of some of the world's most outstanding and talented souls in the field of photography where recognition, prestige and publicity are instantaneously gained by the winning entry. This is an open invitation. Join us and take part in the competition!

The past couple of years have been an evident testament of the success of ND AWARDS on its journey towards becoming one of the most sought-after professional competitions among photographers. Our trademark is modern approach to photography coupled with respect towards tradition. In the spirit of reciprocity, at ND AWARDS, our participants are the center of the competition as this award-giving body cannot exist without its participants. The latter are just as equally important for us as we are for them. In the same vein, we illuminate the path to development as we continue to discover, inspire and find out track promotion for the best artists.

Unconventional approach and strong vision of development direction in photography are the reasons why ND AWARDS gained such enormous popularity. Aimed at all types of photography, ND AWARDS is the perfect platform where professionals compete in six main categories: Architecture, Editorial, Fine Art, Nature, People and Special. Amateurs can also vie for the title as they compete in five categories: Architecture, Fine Art, Nature, People and Special.

Our jury is a group of highly respected industry professionals, including gallery owners, publishers, editors and acclaimed photographers. Do not miss this rare opportunity to take part in one of the most prestigious annual photo contests. Choose your best work, upload photos and give yourself a chance to compete for prestige, fame and more than $ 7,500 in monetary award!
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Contests Closing Soon

Deadline: October 28, 2020
COVID-19: The Bigger Picture
Our photo competition is open to anyone with a passion for turning the lens on the real lives behind the headlines, and an ability to capture the most powerful images of the pandemic's impact on everyday people. We're calling for all visual storytellers to capture the untold consequences of COVID-19 on people's lives and livelihoods. Winners of the Award will receive photojournalism masterclasses delivered by the Thomson Reuters Foundation's world-leading trainers. Participants will h
Deadline: October 30, 2020
Frank Hurley Photography Awards 2020
The Frank Hurley Photography Awards is an international competition to find the best in new photography honouring the spirit and adventurous career of this iconic Australian photographer. It is presented by the Mawson’s Huts Foundation, a not for profit charity with support from our generous sponsors and partners. The Frank Hurley Prize - a single berth on a 10-day Discover Antarctica trip on the Ocean Endeavour valued at over AU$10,000 Category Prizes will be awarded to the winner of e
Deadline: October 30, 2020
Creative Quarterly 62
Creative Quarterly (CQ) magazine opens its 62nd international juried competition and both professionals and students are invited to participate. CQ seeks for the best art, advertising, design, illustration and photography done in the past six months. The Best of Show winner for each quarter will receive $500. Quarterly winners will be featured in print and CQ’s online gallery, receive a free publication and have a choice to receive a printed certificate. Honorable Mentions will be displayed onli
Deadline: October 30, 2020
AAP Magazine#14: Colors
Life is a stream of colors. Red, blue, yellow, and all the possible combinations in between these primary colors without forgetting black and white surround us everywhere. Send us your images - preferably a cohesive body of work or portfolio - both where colors may not just influence the pictures, but where it may also be the subject solely. The contest is open to any color photography interpretation, from photojournalism, street photography, artistic photography, portrait, nude, lands
Deadline: October 30, 2020
2020 International Color Awards
International Color Awards is open to professional and amateur photographers shooting in all forms of color photography using traditional or digital methods. We encourage classic styles, new creative ideas and photographers who are driven by their artistic eye and a desire to excel in this classic art form.Get exposure and put your work in front of the jury from Sotheby's, The Armory Show, Vanity Fair, Benetton, Conde Nast, Leo Burnett, Phillips, Time Inc. and more at the world's premier
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Sony World Photography Awards - Youth
The Youth competition aims to give more opportunities to young photographers. Judges are looking for fresh approaches to photography and images showing the vision of the young photographer. Alongside worldwide exposure with today’s leading image-makers, the Youth Photographer of the Year receives a range of Sony digital imaging equipment to nurture their vision. Take a look at the themes, deadlines and announcement dates below to keep track of when to enter your best images. Best single i
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Shoot the Frame
Shoot The Frame is a suite of monthly international photography contests, designed to celebrate stunning photography and expose talented photographers. We are a community that is completely in love with all things photography. If you are a passionate amateur or professional photographer, we would love to see your imagery. You can submit your photos into our contests below. We have three categories every month. Shoot the Face, Shoot the Land and Shoot the Wild. All finalists an
Deadline: October 31, 2020
A Light in the Darkness
The world has been rocked with the new covid-19 virus. Many people are scared, concerned and uncertain. Businesses and Galleries are closing. At Las Laguna Gallery we still have faith in the human spirit and we know how art can help people heal. It is because of this that we have decided to do our first Online Exhibition and now if your opportunity to shed some of that beautiful light into the darkness. Simply complete the online form, upload and label your images. We will be setting up a
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Lucie Scholarship Program
Photographers make images. Visionaries teach you how to see. The Lucie Foundation is proud to support emerging talent with vision and dynamic ideas that challenge and progress the art form of still photography into work that compels. Our support of photography is broad, from Fine Art to Documentary and Photojournalism, to digital and film-based works. Our concern is to support emerging photographers producing work that is at once gripping, and original. The Lucie Foundation is proud to offer
Deadline: October 31, 2020
IGPOTY 14
IGPOTY returns for its 14th year and continues to be one of the world's most respected photographic competitions and touring exhibitions which has somewhat uniquely continued to tour outdoors throughout 2020's year of pandemic when it was safe to do so. The exhibition focuses on plants, gardens, and botanical photography and has been supported since the very first IGPOTY by Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 5,000 - Best Overall Single Image (from a main category) Interna
Deadline: October 31, 2020
The Independent Photographer - People
Spanning across all corners of the globe, crossing both cultures and borders; we’ve created a complex world of traditions and behaviors. There are few restrictions and we are looking for portraiture, travel, street photography, documentary work, photojournalism, or any other form of photographic practice that tells the story of people! Each month the competition winners and finalists are rewarded with $2000 cash prizes and direct online exposure. At the end of the year all images are p
Deadline: October 31, 2020
Portfolio Platform
The "Flat File Feature" has shifted online to the new "Portfolio Platform" to provide the focus of a more streamlined online presence while we are currently practicing social distancing and not being physically gathering in the gallery. The Portfolio Platform provides the opportunity for photographers to showcase a portfolio of your photographic work prominently online at the Midwest Center for Photography website. The portfolios will be available for patrons of the gallery to go online and view
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