Great Photo Awards 2023

The 1st Great Photo Awards 2023 contest is now open for submissions

  • Deadline: 31 May 2023
  • Entry fee: Single Image 15€ | Early Bird 35€ up to 10 images until April 30.2023 | Normal charge 50€ up to 10 images until May 31.2023
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The 1st Great Photo Awards 2023 contest is now open for submissions.

Great Photo Awards are established with the ambition to become a point of merit for high standard photography. The contest will have a separate theme each year, inviting creators to submit their images of choice and compete with the best. This year we start with Black and White photography in tribute to its eminent role and significance in the evolution and development of photography as art and expression. Entry to this year's awards is open to all photo enthusiasts from all over the world who love black and white photography.

Great Photo Awards contest has five black & white categories open for submissions:
● Landscape ● Minimalism ● Portrait ● Nudes ● Street

We are excited to welcome a diverse range of images from all over the world to enter the contest.

2023 Jury
The judging of the Great Photo Awards 2023 takes place in June. Jury members are:

• France: Jean Christophe Bechet | Art Photographer and journalist
• USA: George Schaub | Photo magazine editor, master printer and photography professor
• Italy: Emanuele Constanzo | Photo magazine publisher and editor
• Greece: Panagiotis Kaldis | Photo magazine editor
• India: Shrindar Kunte | Photo magazine editor


The winners will claim prizes worth €5000 and they will receive global media attention and exposure.

The 20 most voted photos by the committee in each category will be receive honorable mentions and will be uploaded to the virtual gallery.

A selection of highest voted photos will be published in Photographos magazine. Same selection will be uploaded as an online portfolio in and social media.


Our annual competition is open to photographers of all backgrounds and all levels, including - professionals and amateurs. We accept all forms of black and white photography created with traditional or digital methods.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Copyright of the images will remain at all times with the photographer.


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