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

  • Game Changers: Lomography x Wombat: to See the World Another Way competition

    222 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography x Wombat: to See the World Another Way competition

    Wombat’s mission is to see the world another way. Since we're sharing the same philosophy about both life and photography, it was an evidence: we should offer you a photo competition. Theme: see the world another way. Competition Rules: 7 submissions with tags (camera, film, lens...).

  • Trial and Error: LomoMission: Alternative Route

    286 Submissions · In Progress ·
    LomoMission: Alternative Route

    For this LomoMission, we're bringing the spotlight to alternative photography processes.

  • Trial and Error: Cloud Nothings x Lomography: Life Without Sound

    486 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Cloud Nothings x Lomography: Life Without Sound

    Lomography is teaming up with Cloud Nothings for a photography competition to celebrate the release of their fourth album, Life Without Sound. We're looking for photographs which exemplify the spirit of Life Without Sound – photos that tell stories about rebirth, self-discovery, and evolution.

  • Breaking Boundaries: Beyond the Landmark

    910 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Beyond the Landmark

    On your next travel, go against the grain and turn your camera lens away from those famed landmark.

  • Urban Explorers: The City Never Sleeps

    912 Submissions · In Progress ·
    The City Never Sleeps

    Put the spotlight on the city and its other side that surfaces once the sun goes down.

  • Trial and Error: Color Shifts

    1,135 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Color Shifts

    Take us to extraordinary wonderlands that are only accessible through experimental films.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Put on Your Dancing Shoes

    233 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Put on Your Dancing Shoes

    Show us the grooves and moves of passionate performers lost in the rhythm of the moment.

  • Game Changers: From Downstairs

    547 Submissions · In Progress ·
    From Downstairs

    Before rushing up, take a minute to appreciate how staircases can double as a hypnotic photo subject.

  • Off the Grid: Calm Before the Storm

    575 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Calm Before the Storm

    How does nature warn us before an impending storm strikes?

  • Game Changers: Lomography X Barry Adamson

    603 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography X Barry Adamson

    Barry Adamson is a UK based singer, film maker & composer. He was bassist in post-punk band Magazine and co-founded Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. He has teamed up with Lomography to offer YOU the chance to win his new album, tickets to his latest tour and a Lomo'instant!

  • Instant: Photo Montages

    109 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Photo Montages

    Allow us to see the world from a fresh perspective through your creative composite photographs.

  • Monochrome: Art of Architecture

    1,093 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Art of Architecture

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

  • Human Stories: Blast from the Past

    362 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Blast from the Past

    Take us back in time with your well-thought-of portraits that channel the fashion style of bygone eras.

  • Cinematics: Le Secret de la chambre noire : a shadowed competition

    354 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Le Secret de la chambre noire : a shadowed competition

    Polka Magazine and Lomography are glad to invite you to a shivering competition. To win wonderful gifts, join our analog competition around the theme "Shadows". Upload limit: 7 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 23th of January to the 23th of February 2017.

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Be Like A Ninja

    4 Submissions · Finished ·
    Be Like A Ninja

    Thrill us with your photographs featuring fearless parkour and free running experts.

  • Human Stories: Contest: Lovers' Day Competition

    59 Submissions · Finished ·
    Contest: Lovers' Day Competition

    Only a few days left to celebrate our love!

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

    133 Submissions · Finished ·
    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.

  • Monochrome: Granularity

    2,187 Submissions · Finished ·
    Granularity

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

  • Trial and Error: Color Explosion

    415 Submissions · Finished ·
    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

    1,487 Submissions · Finished ·
    New Beginnings

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

  • Game Changers: Lost and Found

    739 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lost and Found

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

  • Adrenaline Junkies: School Break

    721 Submissions · Finished ·
    School Break

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

  • Urban Explorers: Winter in the City

    1,177 Submissions · Finished ·
    Winter in the City

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

  • Breaking Boundaries: Celebrating New Year

    291 Submissions · Finished ·
    Celebrating New Year

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

  • Instant: Sunday Blues

    1,027 Submissions · Finished ·
    Sunday Blues

    What's your idea of a lazy Sunday?

  • Human Stories: We are Family

    602 Submissions · Finished ·
    We are Family

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

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

    207 Submissions · Finished ·
    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

    680 Submissions · Finished ·
    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.

  • 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!

  • Game Changers: Red, Blue, Yellow

    662 Submissions · Finished ·
    Red, Blue, Yellow

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

  • Urban Explorers: Wild Life Street

    864 Submissions · Finished ·
    Wild Life Street

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

  • 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.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: The Chase

    198 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!