Competitions

Lomography Community members around the world have submitted 1,818,297 photos to 3,308 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: The Avant-Garde is Analogue

    283 Submissions · In Progress ·
    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

    347 Submissions · In Progress ·
    The Art of Sfumato

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

  • LomoMission: Hit the Road

    908 Submissions · In Progress ·
    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.

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

    7,815 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.

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

    7,229 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

    3,748 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

    1,602 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

    5,152 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: Game Changers: New Perspectives Award 2024

    4,163 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: Human Stories: Portraiture Award 2024

    5,381 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

    6,617 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: Adrenaline Junkies: Action Photography Award 2024

    1,035 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: Analogue Intelligence: Special Category Award 2024

    3,222 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!

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • LomoMission: Women in Analogue

    1,556 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

    2,874 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

    1,854 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

    1,252 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

    1,894 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

    2,417 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

    846 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

    2,012 Submissions · Finished ·
    Frame within a Frame

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

  • LomoMission: Life in a Flash

    928 Submissions · Finished ·
    Life in a Flash

    Don’t let your flash equipment gather dust on the shelf – take it out and shoot a dazzling display of light today!

  • LomoMission: Lomography x The National Portrait Gallery Yevonde: Life and Colour

    428 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x The National Portrait Gallery Yevonde: Life and Colour

    In celebration of Yevonde: Life and Colour Exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery, we've teamed up with them to offer you the chance to win some prizes!

  • LomoMission: No Place Like Home

    1,766 Submissions · Finished ·
    No Place Like Home

    Take this time to celebrate the warmth, love, and familiarity of the place we hold closest to our hearts.

  • LomoMission: Lomography X Penumbra Foundation – Long Live the '90s

    727 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography X Penumbra Foundation – Long Live the '90s

    We've teamed up with the Penumbra Foundation for a community event to offer you the chance to have your photos displayed at the Lomography Pop-Up Exhibition in New York City on October 26th. This competition is open to submissions from North America only.

  • LomoMission: Siesta

    1,086 Submissions · Finished ·
    Siesta

    In the heat of the summer, it’s hard to find a way to cool down. How about taking a nap?

  • LomoMission: Lomography x The Booker Prizes – Memories of the Past

    1,636 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x The Booker Prizes – Memories of the Past

    We have teamed up with The Booker Prizes to offer you a chance to win this year's International Booker Prize shortlist and a La Sardina!

  • LomoMission: Kaleidoscope World

    241 Submissions · Finished ·
    Kaleidoscope World

    Experiment with your film camera’s kaleidoscopic lens adapter and dip into the surreal wonderland of abstract analogue photography.

  • LomoMission: 1992.jpeg

    2,722 Submissions · Finished ·
    1992.jpeg

    Inspired by the rebellious spirit of the ‛90s, we're bringing that unforgettable energy to the modern-day film shooter. Come and join the party as we celebrate the launch of our newest LomoChrome Color ‛92 ISO 400 film!

  • LomoMission: Hunt for Action

    1,560 Submissions · Finished ·
    Hunt for Action

    From action-packed exploration to breathtaking landscapes, capture it all this sunny season!