Close-up Photographer of the Year 2022
You could win the £2,500 cash prize
The fourth Close-up Photographer of the Year (CUPOTY) is now open for entries!
Put your best close-up, macro and micro photographs in front of our expert jury and a global audience to help them see the world anew.
Butterflies & Dragonflies
All images entered in the Competition should be close-up, macro or taken with a microscope.
You could win the £2,500 cash prize and trophy, and be crowned Close-up Photographer of the Year.
The Young CUPOTY winner will be awarded a SIGMA 105mm F2.8 DG DN Macro Art lens, USB dock and trophy.
The best pictures will be showcased in the Top 100 gallery and receive worldwide media attention.
Our hotly-contested shortlist galleries have become the ultimate barometer for the current state-of-play in close-up photography.
The Competition is open to all professional and amateur photographers of any nationality.
Copyrights & Usage Rights:
CUPOTY respects your rights and does not claim copyright for pictures you submit to the Competition, you will retain full copyright for each entry.