2016 Epson International Pano Awards

Total prize pool worth over $60,000 USD, including $25,000 cash!

  • Deadline: 30 July 2016
  • Entry fee: $16 (VR / 360 Award) , $18 (Amateurs) or $22 (Open Awards)
  • Website: https://thepanoawards.com/

The 7th EPSON International Pano Awards is dedicated to the craft and art of panoramic photography. Advances in digital photography and editing software has resulted in an ever-increasing rise in the popularity of image stitching, especially in the panoramic format. Panoramic film photography also remains alive and well. The Epson International Pano Awards showcases the work of panoramic photographers worldwide and is the largest competition for panoramic photography.

AN AWESOME JUDGING PANEL! We’ve brought out the big guns! With experienced photographers like Rodney Lough Jr., Alexandre Deschaumes, Erin Babnik, Iurie Belegurschi, Viral Padiya, Paul Marcellini, Hillary Younger and Luc Villeneuve.

We also welcome back some familiar faces including Jeff Mitchum, Bill Bailey, Aaron Spence, Stefan Hefele and Chris Collacott.

MORE NEW AWARDS! Two new special awards in the Open competition;

Highest Scoring Stitched Image Highest Scoring Vertical Image We’d like to sincerely thank our invaluable sponsors for making our massive prize pool possible…please support them! RULE CHANGE – PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR To be awarded Open Photographer of the Year or Amateur Photographer of the Year you are now required to: have the highest scoring image after the final round of judging AND have at least two other images place within the top 50 of a category Previously, Photographer of the Year was awarded to the photographer with the highest scoring image only.


2016 total prize pool worth over $60,000 USD, including $25,000 cash!


Open to all photographers worldwide.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

You retain copyright in each entry

Our sponsors, including Epson do NOT assume rights of use for commercial purposes. Images are used for display of winning and highest scoring images in relation to the competition only.


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