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

Future Memory

913 Submissions · In Progress ·
Future Memory

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

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • Monochrome: Schéma x Lomography

    272 Submissions · Finished ·
    Schéma x Lomography

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

  • Monochrome: Warm and Cozy

    762 Submissions · Finished ·
    Warm and Cozy

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

  • Black and White: Monochrome Award

    5,867 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.

  • Shadow Play

    1,420 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.

  • Monochrome: Silent Movies

    1,053 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

    2,056 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

    898 Submissions · Finished ·
    Surrealism

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

  • Home Sweet Home

    1,375 Submissions · Finished ·
    Home Sweet Home

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

  • Opposites

    642 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

    1,368 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

    1,812 Submissions · Finished ·
    Wabi-sabi

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

  • Art of Architecture

    1,431 Submissions · Finished ·
    Art of Architecture

    Black and white photographs will never go out of style and neither do any historical landmarks and well-designed edifices.

  • Granularity

    2,134 Submissions · Finished ·
    Granularity

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

  • Emotions

    729 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.

  • Abstract Bodies

    508 Submissions · Finished ·
    Abstract Bodies

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

  • Black and White: Monochrome Award

    5,644 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. Don't follow a theme, follow your heart!

  • Childhood Dream

    405 Submissions · Finished ·
    Childhood Dream

    When you were just a wide-eyed little kid, what was your dream job?

  • Zooming In

    432 Submissions · Finished ·
    Zooming In

    Get closer than close and capture the minute details of everyday objects in black and white.

  • LomoMission: Lines and Patterns

    844 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Lines and Patterns

    Without colors to consider, shooting in black and white allows one to concentrate on capturing arresting patterns and shapes.