Sony World Photography Awards 2023

Eligibility:

The 16th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards is now open! Ran by the World Photography Organisation and sponsored by SONY, the Sony World Photography Awards, judged anonymously by world-class industry-leading experts, reward more than 500 photographers each year. Our aim is to support photographers of all levels from all around the world by providing them with the opportunity to be promoted and exhibited around the world. 

 

Always free to enter, the Sony World Photography Awards are divided into four different competitions: Professional (series of images), Open (single image), Student (theme) and Youth (theme). All winners receive amazing prizes, such as Sony digital imaging equipment, cash prize (up to £25,000), work included in the exhibitions and in the Sony World Photography Awards book! This is the perfect occasion to lift up photographers career and get their work seen by leading actors within the industry. 

 

Youth competition - young photographers aged 12 to 19 years old can enter up to three images of any type and category that respond to the theme ‘Your Everyday’. 

 

Student competition - open to anyone aged 18+ currently studying photography as part of their main degree or as one of their classes, the Student competition welcomes series of five to 10 images interpreting the brief “In a Changing World”.

 

Open competition - regrouping different categories such as Architecture, Object, Portraiture, Street Photography, Travel and many more, the Open competition welcomes all photographers aged 18+ who wish to submit their most striking single images taken in 2022. Any submission from female photographers to this competition will automatically be entered into the Alpha Female Award, a prize set up to empower female photographic talent and promote their work to an international level. 

 

Professional competition - all photographers aged 18+ can enter their best series of five to 10 images into the 10 different categories of this competition. 

Prize Summary: 
Win up to $25000 cash prize
Prizes Details: 

Cash prize, inclusion in the Sony World Photography Awards book and traveling exhibition, Sony digital imagery kit, media exposure, online exposure, certificate. 

Deadline: 
13/January/2023

Entry Fee:

Contact & Links: 
Contest

Pixarra

Online

“Urban Vibes” Digital Art Contest

21/August/2022

Call for Entries

Exercising Modernity

Berlin

Exercising Modernity Academy 2022

15/August/2022

Call for Submissions

Culturally Arts Collective

Berlin, Chicago, London

"Identity in Culture"

16/August/2022

Call for Artists

Culture365

Athens / Online

Art & Wine

20/August/2022

Residency

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity

Banff

Emerging Banff Artist in Residence

05/October/2022

Residency

PRAKSIS

Oslo & Kuala Lumpur

An Urgent Situation: Rethinking Tourism through Architecture, Art and Community Pt.2

18/August/2022

Call for Submissions

International Portrait Film Festival

Sofia

International Portrait Film Festival

25/August/2022

Call for Artists

Gallery Ring

Gallery Ring "OPEN" Online Juried Art Exhibition

18/August/2022

Call for Entries

HOTEL BELMAR

Monteverde

Residency in the cloud forest of Costa Rica

10/September/2022

Call for Artists

Climanosco

Entangled Forests

30/September/2022

Call for Artists

Royal Blue Gallery

Open Call/ Royal Blue Gallery

25/August/2022

Residency

AADK Spain

Blanca (Murcia region)

Open Call – AADK Spain Residency Program 2023 first semester

15/August/2022

Call for Entries

A.I.R. Gallery

Brooklyn

OPEN CALL: FRIEND OF THE ARTIST | 15TH A.I.R. BIENNIAL |

12/October/2022

Call for Artists

THG (Thelma Hulbert Gallery)

Honiton

Present Makers 2022 exhibition

30/September/2022

Call for Entries

Camelback Gallery

Scottsdale, Arizona

2022 IAA Awards in Drawing | International Medium Category Awards

14/August/2022

Residency

schloss bröllin e.V.

Fahrenwalde

Open Call: Schloss Bröllin Residencies 2023

01/September/2022

Call for Submissions

Alba Moyano

London

Altered Images

14/September/2022

Call for Artists

Ballet Legere

River Forest

Auditions for Ballet Legere's THE NUTCRACKER

03/September/2022

Call for Entries

Camelback Gallery

Scottsdale, Arizona

Land and Sea 2022 | International Juried Visual Arts Competition

14/August/2022