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Photography Contests

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Jim Air

Paschalis Bartzoudis

Roger McBee

The Story Behind the Photo

Submissions end and voting opens on 2014-09-23

This month we're inviting you to share your best photos that tell a story. Make us laugh, make us cry, make us smile, make us awestruck - inspire us with your photos and stories!

Finished Contests


Amy Helmick

Wouter Willemse

Hanz Franzell

Mobile Photography

Voting closed on 2014-08-31

Share your best on-the-go photography taken with your mobile device for a chance to win awesome photo accessories for your phone!


kjeld paulsen

Thomas M Duffy

John Osterman

Travel & Adventure

Voting closed on 2014-07-31

Sunny beaches, mountain cliffs, underwater dives, the open road, exotic wildlife, city lights...if it is an adventure for you, please share it here in the Travel & Adventure Photo Contest!


jorge fernandez

Michael Sulka

Linda Darmsted

Hero

Voting closed on 2014-06-30

In the spirit of Father's Day 2014 (June 15th), include two of your favorite photos that represent Hero. This theme is not limited to photos of fathers, however! There are all kinds of representations of "hero" in our lives. Be creative! A hero can come in all shapes and sizes, from an older sibling or parent to a brave soldier or being faced with adversity.


Michail Lipakis

Michael Martin

Michael Sulka

Emotion

Voting closed on 2014-05-31

In the spirit of Mother's Day 2014 (May 11th), include of your favorite photos that represent Emotion, though your do not have to be representative of mothers of course. Such emotions could be the romance between a bride and groom, a look between friends, or the love between a pet and their human, just to name a few.


Giuseppe di Pietrantonio

Greg Funka

Tom Z

Earth

Voting closed on 2014-04-30

Submit your two favorite photos that represent our amazing "Earth" which could be your favorite tree or garden, curious wildlife, a roaring river, a humbling mountain, etc. The sky is the limit (no pun intended).


Bandana Man

Robin Thompson

Cambon Jean Louis

Structure Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2014-03-31

Submit your two favorite photos that represent "structure," which could be interior photography, exterior photography, architectural photography, or open to interpretation.


Rita Nicholson

antino cervigni

Maurizio Moro

Style Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2014-02-28

Submit your two favorite photos that represent "style." Perhaps they feature fashion. Or maybe portraiture highlighting makeup or hair, food styling, or even interior style.


Andrew Piotrowski

Daniel Morehouse

Joshua John Chennatt

Nadine Ohara Annual Best of 2013 Wedding Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2014-02-07

This past year, the photo.net community lost an incredible moderator, Nadine Ohara. Submit your very best wedding photograph taken in 2013. For each photo submitted, photo.net will donate $1 to a very special charity. This contest is open to all members.


Alex S.

John Riherd

Catherine Pahou

Performance Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2014-01-31

Submit your two favorite performance photos (such as a concert photo or a dance performance photo) for a chance to win some great prizes!


javad jafari

Christopher Zurcher

Clayton Mansnerus

Happy Holidays Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2013-12-31

Include your two favorite holiday photos (ranging from winter landscapes to holiday light bokeh and gorgeous holiday food) for a chance to win a Tamron Lens, an Eyeist review, and more.


Rajat Poddar

Mircea Tiron-Tudor

Bianca Smith

Family Photo Contest

Voting closed on 2013-11-30

Include your two favorite family photographs for a chance to win a Tamron Lens or some very snazzy business cards!


Svend Erik Poulsen

inge weidmann

nebojsa tasic

Wildlife

Voting closed on 2013-11-01

Include your two favorite wildlife photographs for a chance to win a Tamron Lens, a Western Digital Passport, a Lexar SDXC card, or some very snazzy business cards!


Laurent J. Frigault

Daniel Maye

Grayham Allott

Sports

Voting closed on 2013-10-01

Speed, weather, lighting, predicting...so many things to consider when shooting sports. Submit your favorite two photos to the September "Sports" contest.


Terry Pittman

John Kent Hill

Cherene Kelly

Children & Babies

Voting closed on 2013-09-01

Did you know August delivers the most babies into the world? Share your favorite two photographs of children, from newborn babies and up.


João Pereira de Lacerda Filho

Andrea Taschin

Chris Speaker

Flowers

Voting closed on 2013-08-01

How does nature create such beautiful, perfect, magical living things? Submit your favorite two flower photos in the July "Flowers" contest.


Madeleine B.

Terry Pittman

Nadya R.

wedding still life

Voting closed on 2013-07-01

Wedding season is upon us. Share your favorite two photos in the June Wedding Still Life contest. Your submission could be anything from wedding day OTHER than portraiture.


Anabela Sequeira

Barry Fisher

rochette hugues

monochrome

Voting closed on 2013-06-03

Share your favorite two photos in the May Monochrome contest. It could be anything from a portrait to a view of the sea.


Josephine J

DOAN TRAN

Joydip Sengupta

Earth Day

Voting closed on 2013-05-01

What a beautiful home we have here on Earth! Let's celebrate all of her beauty this month in honor of Earth Day 2013, which takes place on April 22nd. The theme is open for interpretation. It could be a tree, a flower, a creature in the wild, a green landscape, a river, an ocean, a blue sky, a garden harvest, or any little gift to you from the Earth that you've been able to capture on camera.


Mika Ratilainen

Melisa Catron

Richard Armstrong

Getaway

Voting closed on 2013-04-01

Share your favorite two photos in the March Getaway contest, whether it may be a mountain retreat, an exotic beach, camping by a river, or any of the other places you like to get away to.


Timo Hartikainen

Will Williams

Mikael Togeby

Food and Wine

Voting closed on 2013-02-28

Capturing an artistic, technically sound photograph of food or drink is all in the details, such as props, styling, and lighting of course.

Submit an image to the February "Food and Wine" contest.


Ann Baldock

Claudia Marcu

Christal Steele

Macro Moments

Voting closed on 2013-01-29

Some of the most amazing sights in the world are so small that we miss them every day. Macro photography is all about catching these moments and sharing them with the world.

Submit a macro image to the "Macro Moments" contest.


Jerry Litynski

Aleksander Nordaas

Deborah A Hahn

Holiday Colors

Voting closed on 2013-01-11

From Christmas to Hanukkah to the Winter Solstice and every other celebration, the holidays are joyous colorful times that bring family and friends together.

Submit a photo that best illustrates the "Holiday Colors" in your life.


grant nixon

Frederick Dunn

Erik Lindblom

Wedding Emotions

Voting closed on 2012-11-19

Bride, groom, witness or participant, weddings are joyous events that bring out many beautiful emotions from those who are involved.

Submit a photo that best illustrates the power of "Wedding Emotions".


Gillie Bengough

Mikel Arrizabalaga

Teodoro Jose Matta

Children at Play

Voting closed on 2012-10-15

For our inaugural Photo.net contest, I thought that we should stick to a subject that almost all of us have encountered before (and could easily do so again): Children at Play.

Submit a photo that you feel best shows the exuberance, humor, and joy of children playing.