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

Personal Milestones

465 Submissions · In Progress ·
Personal Milestones

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

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • Monochrome: Stillness of Spring

    834 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!

  • Monochrome: Time Stands Still

    929 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.

  • Monochrome: Love Stories

    499 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.

  • Monochrome: Future Memory

    1,367 Submissions · Finished ·
    Future Memory

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

  • Monochrome: Schéma x Lomography

    270 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

    5,847 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

    1,416 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.

  • Silent Movies

    1,051 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.

  • Monochrome: Solitude

    2,049 Submissions · Finished ·

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

  • Surrealism

    891 Submissions · Finished ·

    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

    637 Submissions · Finished ·

    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

    1,365 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 ·

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

  • Wabi-sabi

    1,806 Submissions · Finished ·

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

  • Art of Architecture

    1,426 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

    2,124 Submissions · Finished ·

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

  • Emotions

    729 Submissions · Finished ·

    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.