Competitions

Lomography Community members around the world have submitted 1,850,719 photos to 3,319 competitions and counting! Could you be our next winner?

Are you ready to showcase your photography skills? Completely free to enter and open to anyone, our competitions will challenge you to push the boundaries and set foot in visual terra incognita! Choose between battling it out with fellow Lomographers in our LomoMission, photo challenges with a strict theme, or being the champ of the Lomography Awards, a worldwide annual competition dedicated to 11 different categories and screened by an esteemed panel of judges. LomoMission winners will get vouchers for our Online Shop, while being part of the Lomography Awards earns you a spot in our Hall of Fame, plus the finest Lomography gear and other exciting prizes from our partners! Find out more about our competitions here.

Ongoing Competitions

  • LomoMission: Neon Nights

    227 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Neon Nights

    Calling all night owls! Show off your skills as night photography masters by capturing stunning neon-lit film photographs.

  • LomoMission: Sun-shot Summer

    732 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Sun-shot Summer

    Turn up the heat this summer with your sun-shot film photographs!

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Distorsioni Fest - Underground

    1,018 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography x Distorsioni Fest - Underground

    Distorsioni Fest, the Italian music festival that has established itself as one of the cult events in Italy for the emo/post-punk/alt-rock scene, offers you the chance to exhibit your photos during a unique photo exhibition taking place during the festival in August in Apulia.

  • Lomography Awards: Breaking Boundaries: Travel and Documentary Awards 2024

    10,969 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Travel and Documentary Awards 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best travel and documentary photographs and be the champion of the Breaking Boundaries category.

  • Lomography Awards: Trial and Error: Experimental Photography Award 2024

    5,729 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Experimental Photography Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best experimental photographs and be the champion of the Trial and Error category.

  • Lomography Awards: Instant: Now or Never Award 2024

    2,727 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Now or Never Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 20224! Showcase your best instant photographs and be the champion of the Now or Never category.

  • Lomography Awards: Off the Grid: Nature Photography Awards 2024

    7,834 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Nature Photography Awards 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your nature and landscape photos and be the champion of the Off the Grid category.

  • Lomography Awards: Analogue Intelligence: Special Category Award 2024

    5,111 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Special Category Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds for the Special Category of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024!

  • Lomography Awards: Human Stories: Portraiture Award 2024

    8,096 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Portraiture Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best portraits and be the champion of the Human Stories category.

  • Lomography Awards: Urban Explorers: Street Photography Awards 2024

    10,474 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Street Photography Awards 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best street photographs and be the champion of the Urban Explorers category.

  • Lomography Awards: Cinematics: Moving Image Award 2024

    In Progress ·
    Moving Image Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your short movies shot using an analogue movie camera or Lomography Art Lenses, and be the champion of the Cinematics category.

  • Lomography Awards: Game Changers: New Perspectives Award 2024

    5,920 Submissions · In Progress ·
    New Perspectives Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your photographs exploring a fresh approach and be the champion of the New Perspective category.

  • Lomography Awards: Adrenaline Junkies: Action Photography Award 2024

    1,498 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Action Photography Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best action and sports photographs and be the champion of the Adrenaline Junkies category.

  • Lomography Awards: Monochrome: Black and White Photography Award 2024

    12,909 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Black and White Photography Award 2024

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2024! Showcase your best black and white photos and be the champion of the Monochrome category.

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • LomoMission: Mighty Real

    475 Submissions · Finished ·
    Mighty Real

    Capture the spectrum of queer experiences through analogue photography!

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Fotografia Calabria Festival - Family Photographs

    526 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Fotografia Calabria Festival - Family Photographs

    We have teamed up with Fotografia Calabria Festival to offer you the chance of having your photograph exhibited at the 2024 festival's edition and winning a Lomography DigitaLIZA+ Scanning Kit!

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Copenhagen Photo Festival: Entanglement

    1,197 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Copenhagen Photo Festival: Entanglement

    We have joined forces with Copenhagen Photo Festival for a competition centered around the festival's 2024 theme: Entanglement. Get a chance to win a spot at their next Photo Print market, a DigitaLIZA, a Lomography camera, and more!

  • LomoMission: Top of the World

    1,100 Submissions · Finished ·
    Top of the World

    It’s time to unleash your inner Peter Parker and show us the view from above!

  • LomoMission: Lomography × Ema Ichikawa: Sublime in the Mundane

    752 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography × Ema Ichikawa: Sublime in the Mundane

    On the occasion of the launch of the Lomo’Instant Automat Glass Ema Ichikawa Edition, we are offering you a chance to win signed illustrations from Ema and the limited edition of the instant camera created in collaboration with her!

  • LomoMission: Candid Close-Ups

    1,477 Submissions · Finished ·
    Candid Close-Ups

    It’s time to approach the objects of your Lomographic desire as close as possible!

  • LomoMission: The Avant-Garde is Analogue

    954 Submissions · Finished ·
    The Avant-Garde is Analogue

    April 12 is Film Photography Day! To celebrate, expect the unexpected and embrace the excitement of experiment!

  • LomoMission: The Art of Sfumato

    700 Submissions · Finished ·
    The Art of Sfumato

    Think like a painter and unleash your inner da Vinci to create atmospheric and dreamy portraits.

  • LomoMission: Hit the Road

    983 Submissions · Finished ·
    Hit the Road

    It's time to hit the road and capture unforgettable moments like never before! Let your wanderlust shine through your pocket-sized travel photographs.

  • LomoMission: Women in Analogue

    1,555 Submissions · Finished ·
    Women in Analogue

    Let's celebrate the incredible craft of women photographers who are breaking barriers all around the globe!

  • LomoMission: Community Captures: Lomography x CRC NYC

    2,851 Submissions · Finished ·
    Community Captures: Lomography x CRC NYC

    We've teamed up with our partner lab, Color Resource Center, for a Pop-Up Exhibition community event, and to offer you the chance to have your photos featured in our Lomography Window Display in New York City. This competition is open to submissions from North America only.

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Masseria Wave - Out of Office

    1,853 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Masseria Wave - Out of Office

    We have teamed up with Masseria Wave to offer you the chance of winning a stay in the amazing La Restuccia - Masseria Urban, a former Masseria in Salento (Puglia, Southern Italy), being published on the upcoming Wave Zine printed issue, win a Lomography camera and more!

  • LomoMission: The Other Half

    746 Submissions · Finished ·
    The Other Half

    Good things come in twos, so craft captivating narratives through diptych frames!

  • LomoMission: Fuzzy Feeling

    1,251 Submissions · Finished ·
    Fuzzy Feeling

    Color leader and trendsetter Pantone announced Peach Fuzz as 2024’s Color of the Year. Now, it's your time to capture this velvety gentle peach tone to emulate a warm, fuzzy feeling.

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Switch Magazine: Party Hard

    1,881 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Switch Magazine: Party Hard

    We have teamed up once again with Switch Magazine to offer you the chance of being feature in their upcoming 2024 March Printed Edition, a Lomography LomoApparat camera and more!

  • LomoMission: A Future for 120

    2,415 Submissions · Finished ·
    A Future for 120

    Calling all medium-format enthusiasts! It's your time to shine and show off why shooting with 120 film is absolutely worth it.

  • LomoMission: A Golden Holiday

    844 Submissions · Finished ·
    A Golden Holiday

    ‘Tis the season to embrace our 10 Golden Rules and capture the twinkling holiday magic!

  • LomoMission: Mountain Adventures

    1,446 Submissions · Finished ·
    Mountain Adventures

    Capture the breathtaking beauty of mountains and celebrate International Mountain Day with our last LomoMission of 2023!

  • LomoMission: Childhood Nostalgia

    918 Submissions · Finished ·
    Childhood Nostalgia

    Whether you spent your salad days playing with Tamagotchis or rocking butterfly hair clips, we want to see your most nostalgic childhood moments captured on film!

  • LomoMission: Frame within a Frame

    2,011 Submissions · Finished ·
    Frame within a Frame

    Find unique perspectives and transform everyday scenes into cinematic stills with the frame-within-a-frame technique.