Sony World photo competitions open [Worldwide]

Sony World photo competitions open [Worldwide]

Posted on November 28, 2016


January 05, 2017

Professional, amateur and young photographers can submit their work to this contest.

The World Photography Organisation is accepting entries for its annual Sony World Photography Awards.

Participants can submit work for judging in one of five categories: professional, open, youth, national and student focus.

The professional category winner will receive US$25,000. The winner of the open competition will be awarded US$5,000. The winning Student Focus photographer will receive EUR30,000 (US$31,674) worth of Sony photography equipment for his or her university.

In addition, winners will receive photo equipment from Sony, flights to London, accommodation in a hotel and VIP tickets to attend the Sony World Photography Awards gala ceremony in the spring of 2017. The winners’ entries will be presented at the World Photo London exhibition.

The deadline for the student focus competition is Dec. 5, 2016. For the youth and open competitions, the deadline is Jan. 5, 2017. And the deadline for the professional competition is Jan. 10, 2017.

For more information, click here.