Luis Valtueña International Humanitarian Photography Award 2020


Published: Friday, 31 July 2020

11 October 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to 18 years or older amateur and professional photographers of any nationality.

The competition is organised by the Médicos del Mundo Spain.

Each entrant must submit a series of between 5 (minimum) and 10 (maximum) photographs.

The submitted images must narrate a story related to one of these topics: natural disasters, humanitarian action, international cooperation, social exclusion, violation of human rights, armed conflicts, vulnerable groups, refugee and / or migrant populations.

At least 50% of the images must have been made between 2019 and 2020. 

Click here to see past winners.

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.


• € 6,000 cash prize.
• A professional camera Leica Q2.
• A set of 10 photobooks published by La Fábrica.

Competition website
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