Welcome to our competition site! Join one of our rumbles and competitions for your chance to qualify for our Ten And One - Annual Lomography Photo Awards.
Each competition is sorted into one of 11 Categories: winning a competition not only showers you with prizes but also puts your winning photo directly into the Category Award pool. Showcase your brilliant photography skills, take part in over 100 competitions and get a chance to win +20k worth of prizes. So come on over and submit those stunning photos, and wow us and our jury of photographers and industry professionals! Learn more about our competitions on our About page.

Ongoing Competitions

  • Human Stories: Lomography x Le Castor Astral: Let's get jazzy

    103 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography x Le Castor Astral: Let's get jazzy

    Le Castor Astral and Lomography are glad to invite you to a musical competition. To win wonderful gifts, join our analog competition around the theme "Let's get jazzy". Upload limit: 5 photos per user. Film/Camera Type: Any analog camera and film or Art Lenses(no digital manipulations). Please note that you have to live in France to join the competition. Timeline: from the 3rd of January to the 3rd of February 2017.

  • Trial and Error: Color Explosion

    336 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Color Explosion

    It's not everyday that you get to see fireworks light up the sky. Test your skills at capturing these extravagant displays!

  • Off the Grid: New Beginnings

    1,180 Submissions · In Progress ·
    New Beginnings

    New year equates to new opportunities. How does Mother Earth celebrates new beginnings?

  • Instant: Sunday Blues

    814 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Sunday Blues

    What's your idea of a lazy Sunday?

  • Adrenaline Junkies: School Break

    596 Submissions · In Progress ·
    School Break

    Skipping ropes, climbing trees, and beating each other at hopscotch, what are the games played by little kids nowadays?

  • Monochrome: Granularity

    1,697 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Granularity

    Prove that visible grains can be used to create aesthetically pleasing photographs.

  • Human Stories: We are Family

    480 Submissions · In Progress ·
    We are Family

    Gather your loved ones for a quick group photo as you welcome the brand new year!

  • Urban Explorers: Winter in the City

    903 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Winter in the City

    Show us the changes the happen in the urban jungle once the cold winds of winter set in.

  • Game Changers: Lost and Found

    565 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lost and Found

    One man's thrash is another man's treasure. Show us the lives of others through the things they discard.

  • Breaking Boundaries: Celebrating New Year

    208 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Celebrating New Year

    From watching grandiose fireworks display to performing symbolic dances, showcase how various culture welcome the arrival of a brand new year.

  • Breaking Boundaries: Lomography X eslite spectrum Hong Kong: The Life of Reading (Limited to Hong Kong only)

    158 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography X eslite spectrum Hong Kong: The Life of Reading (Limited to Hong Kong only)

    Lomography teamed up with eslite spectrum Hong Kong for "The Life of Reading" analogue photography competition. The competition encourages us to think about the relationship between life and reading, and express your thoughts on it through film photography.

  • Human Stories: The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection Competition

    530 Submissions · In Progress ·
    The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection Competition

    Lomography has teamed up with Tate Modern to offer tickets to see The Radical Eye: Modernist Photography from the Sir Elton John Collection & an exhibition catalogue. Sir Elton has one of the most extensive private photography collections with works from Man Ray, Imogen Cunningham & Dorothea Lange.

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • Instant: A Day with the Lomo'Instant Automat

    167 Submissions · Finished ·
    A Day with the Lomo'Instant Automat

    Show us what a dream team you and the Lomo'Instant Automat are!

  • Human Stories: Lomography X Trentemøller Photo Contest

    464 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography X Trentemøller Photo Contest

    Here at Lomography we are delighted to announce that we are teaming up with Trentemøller, world renown electronic music producer to bring you some more holiday treats!

  • Breaking Boundaries: Packed For Adventure

    191 Submissions · Finished ·
    Packed For Adventure

    What are your go-to travel gears and other adventure essentials?

  • Game Changers: Red, Blue, Yellow

    664 Submissions · Finished ·
    Red, Blue, Yellow

    Create harmony on your photograph by focusing on subjects dominated by the primary colors red, blue, and yellow.

  • Monochrome: Emotions

    747 Submissions · Finished ·
    Emotions

    Emotions are what makes us human. For this "Monochrome" challenge, we're looking for black and white photographs that depict strong reactions and facial expressions.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: The Chase

    199 Submissions · Finished ·
    The Chase

    Allow us to hear the breaks screeching and smell the gas under the summer heat. Transport us to the front seats of high-octane car chases and motor bike races through your adrenaline-fulled photographs!

  • Instant: Splash of Color

    252 Submissions · Finished ·
    Splash of Color

    Set the mood of your instant snapshot with wild splashes of colors!

  • Off the Grid: Into the Depth

    244 Submissions · Finished ·
    Into the Depth

    Oceans make up about 71% of the planet but little is still known about these majestic bodies of water. Using your (waterproof) cameras, share with us the wonderful underwater views and the rich biodiversity that thrives in our world’s oceans.

  • Trial and Error: Through Masks and Filters

    305 Submissions · Finished ·
    Through Masks and Filters

    Test your DIY skills and whip a homemade camera masks to go with your trusty shooter.

  • Game Changers: LomoMission: Lookalike

    319 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Lookalike

    For this LomoMission, we're looking for photographs of pair that share uncanny similarities.

  • Human Stories: Hometown Heroes

    424 Submissions · Finished ·
    Hometown Heroes

    Introduce us to the legendary people who adds color to your hometown, making it a much better place to live in.

  • Urban Explorers: Wild Life Street

    866 Submissions · Finished ·
    Wild Life Street

    From household pets to wild critters, show us how animals rule urban spaces.

  • Human Stories: StepArt x Lomography : une compétition sur-mesure

    203 Submissions · Finished ·
    StepArt x Lomography : une compétition sur-mesure

    You want to capture all the magic of the upcoming winter holidays? Make these festivities unforgettable with a Lomo'Instant White and the most comfy sweatshirt ever from the trendy brand StepArt! To win these wonderful gifts, join our analog competition around the theme "Forever Young". Upload limit: 10 photos per user. Film/Camera Type: Any analog camera and film (no digital manipulations). Please note that you have to live in France to join the competition. Timeline: from the 15th of November to the 15th of December.

  • Human Stories: Lomography x Casetify: #SlayThePortrait Photo Competition

    2,287 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Casetify: #SlayThePortrait Photo Competition

    This is the season to fall in love with portraits ! Show us your true colors and #SlayThePortrait!

  • Trial and Error: Pinhole Passion

    454 Submissions · Finished ·
    Pinhole Passion

    Slow down and shoot with your favorite pinhole camera. Show us the surreal and dreamy worlds these simple, lens-less cameras can create.

  • Instant: Instant Photography: Now or Never Award

    1,573 Submissions · Finished ·
    Instant Photography: Now or Never Award

    This competition serves as the "Open Submission Round" for the Now or Never Award. Submit your best instant photos. Don't follow a theme, follow your heart!

  • Monochrome: Abstract Bodies

    515 Submissions · Finished ·
    Abstract Bodies

    Submit you best black and white photographs that highlight abstract forms and powerful poses created by the human body.

  • Instant: Droste Effect

    64 Submissions · Finished ·
    Droste Effect

    Shooting with an instant camera makes it possible for photographers to do a picture-within-picture effect on-site.

  • Human Stories: Modern Wonderland

    1,208 Submissions · Finished ·
    Modern Wonderland

    Take us to a trip down the rabbit hole with your whimsical portraits.

  • Urban Explorers: Work in Progress

    805 Submissions · Finished ·
    Work in Progress

    The cities where we lived in are constantly changing. Document its ever-evolving face by focusing on on-going constructions and building maintenance.