The winner of the Environment category of the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition has been disqualified after the competition’s organizers discovered the anteater starring in the dramatic nighttime image is actually stuffed.
Articles tagged "competition"
Apr 13, 2018 at 14:00
A harrowing image from a violent clash with police during a protest in Venezuela has been awarded 2018 World Press Photo of the Year.
Mar 5, 2018 at 17:20
The winner's of this year's International Wedding Photographer of the Year have been announced, with Erika Mann of Two Mann Studios taking home the top prize for her striking portrait of a bride set against a double rainbow.
Feb 28, 2018 at 20:14
When DJI and SkyPixel unveiled the winners of the 2017 SkyPixel Aerial Photography Contest earlier this month, they accidentally gave 1st place in the Landscape category to a photo that wasn't taken from the air... or in 2017.
Feb 28, 2018 at 15:37
This year, the Sony World Photography Awards received nearly 320,000 entries from all across the globe, which have been whittled down to just 200 shortlisted images. Here are 30 'highlights' from both the Professional and Open competitions.
Feb 14, 2018 at 16:59
The World Press Photo Foundation has revealed the six finalists for World Press Photo of the Year 2018 today, in preparation for the final awards ceremony in Amsterdam on April 12th.
Jan 10, 2018 at 16:56
Eleven lucky photographers will be receiving a Hasselblad medium format kit after beating over 31,000 submissions to win their categories in the Hasselblad Masters competition.
Nov 1, 2017 at 15:19
The UK's 'Landscape Photographer of the Year' competition has crowned its 2017 winners. From simple and expansive landscapes to dramatic skies, see them for yourself.
Oct 11, 2017 at 15:47
Zeiss has opened its annual photography competition for entries, and this year the company is offering €12,000 of lenses for the best collection of images. The winning photographer will also get €3,000 to spend on travel for a photography-related project.
Sep 8, 2017 at 17:42
'Hundreds' of loaner drones are available to photographers who want to enter National Geographic's #MyMavicContest, an aerial photography contest.
Jul 30, 2017 at 10:00
The Royal Museums Greenwich has announced the shortlist for its ninth annual Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Click through to see the shortlisted images.
Jul 6, 2017 at 21:05
Aerial photo sharing site Dronestagram, in collaboration with National Geographic, just announced the winners of their 4th annual international photo contest—ostensibly the best drone photos of 2017.
Jul 5, 2017 at 14:58
The winning image in the Creatures Great and Small Photography Competition was taken by Michelle Howell and shows an Argentinean ornate horned frog in a reflection pool.
Jun 26, 2017 at 23:12
Google is holding a competition that could see your Pixel photos gracing millions of screens.
Jun 2, 2017 at 18:40
Your best aerial footage could help you win a DJI drone and a new Nikon DSLR.
Jun 2, 2017 at 07:01
The $30,000 prize pot has been augmented this year with a new series of grants that aim to allow winning photographers to undertake projects during the next year.
May 17, 2017 at 17:33
Canon wants to send you on a year-long, all-expenses-paid summer vacation.
National Geographic highlights early 'People' entries to Travel Photographer of the Year 2017 competition
May 12, 2017 at 10:00
Submissions are being accepted until June 30th. Thinking of entering? Scope out the competition in the 'People' category and check out some early favorites. See gallery
May 9, 2017 at 17:16
Panoramic photographers are being invited to enter images for the annual Pano Awards to compete for prizes from Epson and Nikon as well as $22,000 in cash.
May 6, 2017 at 09:00
National Geographic's 2017 Travel Photographer of the Year contest is now underway, with the grand prize being a 10-day trip to the Galápagos Islands. Read more
May 5, 2017 at 17:41
Resource Travel's 'Show Us Your World' photo competition offers some nice Tamron lenses to the winners.
May 3, 2017 at 19:35
Just another day at the office.
May 2, 2017 at 07:01
The internet had a lot to say recently about the photographer who entered and won his own photo competition, but nobody rants quite like our friend Jared Polin. Read more
Apr 21, 2017 at 13:37
Frederik Buyckx is a freelance photographer for the Belgian newspaper De Standaard and will receive the $25,000 prize for his winning series of images entitle ‘Whiteout’, which was shot in the Balkans, Scandinavia and Central Asia. Read more
Mar 28, 2017 at 17:40
The winners of the ten Open categories of the Sony World Photography Awards have been announced alongside National Award winners from 66 countries. Read more
Mar 21, 2017 at 07:01
The UK’s Amateur Photographer magazine has launched its 2017 Amateur Photographer of the Year competition and is offering a total of £10,000 worth of Sigma lenses in prizes. Read more
Mar 5, 2017 at 11:00
Having served as a judge for quite a few of them, DPReview contributor Damien Demolder knows a thing or two about photography competitions. He shares a few things to consider when entering a photo competition, and some tips for standing out from the crowd. Read more
Mar 3, 2017 at 18:46
The Australia From Above contest's aim is to inspire aerial photographers from around the world to experience and share new photographic perspectives of Australia. Read more
Feb 28, 2017 at 00:01
The World Photography Organisation has announced the shortlisted photographers for the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards. The WPO says that it received 227,596 images in total across categories for amateurs, professionals and students. Read more
Get your pictures in front of a NASA photo editor by entering Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017
Feb 24, 2017 at 08:01
The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 competition is set to open next week, offering space photographers the chance to have their work judged by a picture editor from NASA as well as to win the top prize of £10,000. Read more
Feb 14, 2017 at 21:43
The 60th World Press Photo award has been won by a Turkish photographer for the controversial image of the direct aftermath of the assassination of the country’s Russian ambassador. Warning: graphic image Read more
Feb 5, 2017 at 11:00
SkyPixel, DJI's online aerial photo sharing platform, has shared the winners and standout entries of its 2016 photo competition. See gallery
Jan 20, 2017 at 17:56
Broncolor is looking for its next generation of young ambassadors and has opened the entry process for this year’s Gen Next contest. Read more
Jan 10, 2017 at 17:42
Leica has announced that entries for its 2017 Oskar Barnack award will be accepted starting March 1st, and that the winner will receive €25,000 in cash and €10,000 worth of M-system equipment. Learn more
Dec 18, 2016 at 11:00
A photographer from Portugal has won the £4000 top prize in 2016’s Travel Photographer of the Year competition with a pair of portfolios of volcanic landscapes and, in contrast, a document of the life of fishermen in Ghana. See photos
Dec 10, 2016 at 11:00
National Geographic has selected the winners of its 2016 Nature Photographer of the Year competition. View photos
Nov 16, 2016 at 18:55
London’s National Portrait Gallery has announced the winner of its annual Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, with Swiss photographer Claudio Rasano scooping the top award of £15,000. Read more
Nov 14, 2016 at 18:33
An Olympus OM-D E-M1 ll with a 12-40mm F2.8 Pro lens and ¥1M is up for grabs for the winner of the 2016-2017 Olympus Global Open Photo Contest. Read more
Oct 25, 2016 at 09:00
The winners of the 2016 Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year competition have been announced, with a shot of a flock of starlings flying in front of Brighton Pier taking the top prize. Read more
Oct 15, 2016 at 11:00
Nikon's Small World Microphotography competition continues to celebrate all things tiny and gross, and invites you to weigh in on its Popular Vote competition. Read more
Spectacular editors' picks from early 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year entries
Sep 11, 2016 at 12:00
The early standout submissions to Nat Geo's Nature Photographer of the Year competition are impressive indeed. See more
Sep 8, 2016 at 15:06
There's just a week left to enter the 2016 USA Landscape Photographer of the Year competition, with a top prize of $15,000. Read more
Sep 7, 2016 at 18:24
Nikon has announced the opening of its 36th Nikon Photo Contest and is giving away cash as well as a collection of top end DSLR cameras. Read more
Sep 2, 2016 at 20:15
The first images to come from this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition are wild, weird and wonderful. Read more
Jul 29, 2016 at 12:00
Meteor showers and aurora over Antarctica light up the 2016 shortlist for the Royal Museums Greenwich's Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. See more
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