Hey, guys! Welcome to our competition site! If you’re looking to showcase your great photography skills and get a chance to win amazing prizes from Lomography, then you’ve come to the right place. We’re inviting and encouraging all of you to send over your best photos so we can pass the good vibes around our community! And by submitting, you get a chance to win cool prizes worth over 20k in more than 100 competitions all year round. And as an icing to an already sweet deal, you have the chance to win the Category Awards or even become the Lomography Grand Prize Winner at the end of the year! How cool is that? So come on over and submit those stunning photos and wow us and your Lomo Friends. You can learn more about our competitions on our about page. Happy snapping!

Ongoing Competitions

Bright and Bubbly

718 Submissions · In Progress ·
Bright and Bubbly

Capture what summer means to you in black-and-white photographs

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • Monochrome: High Key

    950 Submissions · Finished ·
    High Key

    Step out of the shadows and embrace the light.

  • Monochrome: Chasing Shadows

    1,173 Submissions · Finished ·
    Chasing Shadows

    Shooting in black and white is all about chasing shadows. Hunt for the most arresting patterns created by light or the lack of it.

  • Personal Milestones

    610 Submissions · Finished ·
    Personal Milestones

    What are the most important moments in your life that you've captured on film?

  • Monochrome: Lomography x Augenblicke - Gesichter einer Reise

    87 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x  Augenblicke - Gesichter einer Reise

    We're teaming up with Weltkino Filmverleih and Oscar nominated movie " Augenblicke - Gesichter einer Reise" to bring you a black and white competition, portrait after portrait.

  • Stillness of Spring

    826 Submissions · Finished ·
    Stillness of Spring

    When one thinks of spring, the first image that comes to mind is a field of multi-colored flowers. We're turning this vision around with this little challenge!

  • Time Stands Still

    928 Submissions · Finished ·
    Time Stands Still

    Good things come to those who wait. In this competition, it's in the form of black and white photographs.

  • Love Stories

    498 Submissions · Finished ·
    Love Stories

    Love is all around us—even on the busiest city corners. Tells us a tales of candid, affectionate moments through your black and white photographs.

  • Future Memory

    1,367 Submissions · Finished ·
    Future Memory

    Look into your monochromatic crystal ball and show us what your 2018 would look like.

  • Schéma x Lomography

    265 Submissions · Finished ·
    Schéma x Lomography

    French community competition to win a print by Schéma and a Diana F+ with Flash.

  • Warm and Cozy

    760 Submissions · Finished ·
    Warm and Cozy

    Through your black and white photographs, show us what warms you up during chilly days.

  • Shadow Play

    1,414 Submissions · Finished ·
    Shadow Play

    Without colors to consider, shooting in black and white allows one to concentrate on capturing images formed by light and shadow.

  • Black and White: Monochrome Award

    5,840 Submissions · Finished ·
    Black and White: Monochrome Award

    This competition serves as the "Open Submission Round" for the Monochrome Award. Submit your best black and white photos.

  • Silent Movies

    1,047 Submissions · Finished ·
    Silent Movies

    The era of silent movies was defined by exaggerated movements and intense facial expressions to deliver the mood of the scene. For this challenge, we're looking for black and white photographs that showcase big gestures and piercing emotions.

  • Solitude

    2,035 Submissions · Finished ·
    Solitude

    Does being on one's own evokes loneliness or freedom? Through your monochrome masterpieces, show us what "solitude" means to you.

  • Surrealism

    890 Submissions · Finished ·
    Surrealism

    Bend the rules of reality and let your imagination run wild.

  • Home Sweet Home

    1,363 Submissions · Finished ·
    Home Sweet Home

    Show us what "home" means to you through a black and white photograph.

  • Opposites

    636 Submissions · Finished ·
    Opposites

    Life is full of contradictions. Good and evil. Day and night. Young and old. One state simply cannot exists without the extreme end of the spectrum. For this competition, we want to see monochrome masterpieces where opposites collide.

  • People Watching

    1,363 Submissions · Finished ·
    People Watching

    Channel your inner Henri Cartier-Bresson and capture the elusive "decisive moment" in black and white photograph.

  • Reflection

    622 Submissions · Finished ·
    Reflection

    Whether on mirrors or large bodies of water, incorporate reflection on your next black and white masterpiece.

  • Wabi-sabi

    1,804 Submissions · Finished ·
    Wabi-sabi

    Apply the concept of "wabi-sabi" to your black and white photographs.