2022 Global Chinese New Year Photography Competition

The 2022 Global Chinese New Year Photography Competition (GCPC)


The 2022 Global Chinese New Year Photography Competition (GCPC) welcomes diverse and innovative submissions from photographers and visual artists around the world. Participation in the competition is your one-way ticket to showcase your unlimited photographic potential and unique approach at depicting the beauty of Chinese New Year and Chinese Culture to audiences across the globe. All winning photographs will receive recognition and be displayed on social media, website galleries, and photo galleries.
Subjects can be anything but must incorporate aspects of China/Chinese culture. (Some examples of accepted photographs include: photography of Chinese architecture, natural scenery, food, fashion, traditions, Dragon Dance, lion performance, Lunar New Year Parade, local Chinatown, etc.)


First Prizes: winner of each category, total 3
Second Prizes: 3 per category, total 9
Bronze Awards: 4 per category, total 12
Excellence Awards: 10 per category, total 30
Honorable Mentions: total 160
Total 214 awards


Open to all photographers 18 years and older. We encourage all levels (new, emerging mid-level and career) of photographers to enter.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

The organizer North America Photography Association (napa) recognizes You, the author of the image, retain full ownership of the copyright in each Entry.