There are a ton of photo contests out there, but this one is hosted in part by Photobucket, which I do like as a company. I had to search a bit to find the rules--there is an entry fee of $20 and the photos have to be taken 2019 or afterwards. If you aren't sure... Continue Reading →
Wildlife Photo Competitions
The annual BigPicture: Natural World Photography Competition encourages photographers from around the world to contribute their work to this photo competition that will both celebrate and illustrate the rich diversity of life on Earth and inspire action to protect and conserve it through the power of imagery. The winning images are exhibited at one of... Continue Reading →
Communication Arts Photo Contest
Communication Arts is a reeeeaally well known magazine, and they are having a photo contest. Having your work published in their magazine would be a legit big deal...and they have a special category just for student work! This means you aren't competing against professionals, but still get publication space and your own award. (Sweeeeet). The... Continue Reading →
Scholarship/Show Presentation Tips for Artists
Save the Date! Feb 7th @ 12:15 in FA 510 Resumes, slide presentations, and essays are different for artists when submitting materials for scholarships or shows. Come learn the basics of how to present your work professionally and better your chances at getting a grant/scholarship/show!
PDN Photo Contest!
Photo District News (PDN), the award-winning monthly magazine for the professional photographer, has been covering the professional photographic industry for over two decades. In addition to special award of monetary value, the PDN Photo Annual provides entrants with immeasurable exposure in the industry. The competition is consistently acknowledged in PhotoShelter's guide to photography contests for its recognition... Continue Reading →
Enter Soapbox Rant Here
I get weekly emails suggesting photo contests to students. Often, I don't post them, with good reason. Or so I think. You can decide for yourself. If you look at the complete contest rules, as you should always do before entering any work, often I find that the contest can be a way to get... Continue Reading →