Free Photo Contests

A listing of free photo contests that you can enter.

Winter Photo Contest
Due Date: Wed, January 24, 2018

Share your photos of this time of the year for this photo contest. What will you share for this contest.

Color Photography
Due Date: Mon, January 29, 2018

Color is all around us. But capturing that color can be challenging. For this contest you are challenged to show an image that is colorful.

Landscape Photography
Due Date: Mon, February 5, 2018

Share your best landscape photo for this photography contest.

Nikon Photo Competition
Due Date: Currently Open

The challenge of this photo contest is to use your photography to tell a story.

Black and White Photo Contest
Due Date: Thu, February 8, 2018

For this contest your goal is to share a black and white photo. The topic is open. So share a photo that captures any subject in black and white.

Valentines Day Photography
Due Date: Wed, February 14, 2018

Share your valentines photos.

Flower Photo Contest
Due Date: Thu, February 15, 2018

Flowers are a popular topic for photography contest. This photo contest challenges you to share a photo of a flower (or many flowers).

Outdoor Photography
Due Date: Fri, February 16, 2018

Flowers are a popular topic for photography contest. This photo contest challenges you to share a photo of the outoors.

Sunrise or Sunset
Due Date: Sun, February 18, 2018

When you shoot a sunset you have about 20 minutes to get the shot. Once the sunset (or sunrise) is gone - your window has closed. Find perfect location, get ready, and shoot your sunrise or sunset for this photo contest. Cash prize to the winner.

National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest
Due Date: Currently Open

Share your travel experiences from around the globe for this contest. Official categories include: Travel Portraits; Outdoor Scenes; Sense of Place; and Spontaneous Moments.

Action Photo Contest
Due Date: Mon, February 19, 2018

An action shot can be a football player or a child playing outdoors. Action shots can be fun and offer many creative outlets. There is a cash prize to the winner of this photo contest.

Portrait Photo Contest
Due Date: Sun, February 25, 2018

This is a portrait photography contest. What will your subject be? Share photos that capture an individual in a portrait.

Wildlife Photo Contest
Due Date: Thu, March 8, 2018

Share a photo of any animal that that you take in the wild. What will you shoot? A squirrel on the roof or a lion on the prowl? Perhaps you can win this photo contest. Good time for that african safari!

Flower Photos
Due Date: Mon, March 12, 2018

Flowers are a popular topic for photography contest. This photo contest challenges you to share a photo of a flower (or many flowers).

Photogenic
Due Date: Thu, March 15, 2018

Share the laughter, the smiles, the tears to enter this contest which challenges you to capture the human side of your subject.

Light Photography Contest
Due Date: Sun, March 18, 2018

Make use of light in this photography contest. Light, when used properly, can work in dazzling ways. The right shadow, the emphasis on a particular angle, all of these can play into photography.

Seascape Photo
Due Date: Thu, March 22, 2018

The sea covers over 70% of the earth. So you should have plenty to shoot for this seascape contest. Turn your attention to the ocean and share a photo that uses the sea.

Dog and Puppy Photo Contest
Due Date: Fri, March 30, 2018

Dog lovers this contest is for you. Share a photo of your dog or puppy.

Reflections Photo Contest
Due Date: Wed, April 4, 2018

Share a photo that is a reflection for this photo contest.

My Pet Photo Contest
Due Date: Tue, April 10, 2018

Brush off your pet, because your pet is the topic of this photography contest. Share images of your pet and you may be able to win the cash prize.

Nature Traditional Photo Contest
Due Date: Wed, April 18, 2018

Get out into the wilderness and you will find an unlimited number of subjects to shoot. Flowers, trees, rivers, rocks are all waiting to be shot.

Everything Abstract
Due Date: Mon, April 23, 2018

This is an abstract art contest. Abstract art can be loosely defined as not showing external, recognizable reality. Instead it looks to achieve its effect using colors, forms, shapes, and textures

Garden Photo Contest
Due Date: Thu, May 3, 2018

Submit a photo of a photo from a garden or other local flower for yoru chance at the cash prize.

Birds Photos
Due Date: Fri, May 11, 2018

Share your photos of birds for your chance at the cash prize in this photo contest.

Flower Photo Contest
Due Date: Sun, May 20, 2018

Flowers are a popular topic for photography contest. This photo contest challenges you to share a photo of a flower (or many flowers).

Macro Photos
Due Date: Sun, May 27, 2018

The challenge of a macro contest is to shoot a photo of something very small - and show it in great detail. So get up close and personal to enter this photo contest.

Insect Photograpy
Due Date: Tue, May 29, 2018

Share your photos of the insects for this photo contest. Get up close and personal for the best possible shot.