LensCulture Portrait Awards 2020


Wednesday, 8 January 2020

19 February 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to all photographers over the age of 18.

The contest is organised by LensCulture magazine.

LensCulture Portrait Awards 2020 is an international competition open to all types of portrait photography.

The LensCulture Portrait Awards are open to photographers at all levels of experience and all interpretations of portraiture. Your work may be made in the studio with professional lighting or snapped on a smart-phone during your travels, what matters is not your method but your ability to move your audience. From quirky self-portraits to candid portrayals of family and friends, from staged and conceptual photographs of public figures to environmental portraits, we want to see your work! 

You may submit a single photos or series (in this case, your submission should work as a group, thematically or aesthetically).

Entry fees
1 photo: $10
5 single-image entries, judged individually (not as a series): $35
10 photographs, judged as a series: $45

Before 29 January 2020 you may submit one photo for free

Series Award Winners:
1st Place: $5,000
2nd Place: $3,000
3rd Place: $1,500

Single Image Award Winners:
1st Place: $3,000
2nd Place: $1,500
3rd Place: $1,000

Competition website
For further information visit https://www.lensculture.com/photo-competitions/portrait-awards-2020