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

  • Human Stories: Lomography x Le Papier fait de la Résistance Rumble

    132 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography x Le Papier fait de la Résistance Rumble

    Lomography and the brand Le Papier fait de la Résistance are happy to team up for a rumble!

  • Human Stories: Lomography x Mapiful

    25 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography x Mapiful

    Everyone has a favorite place, somewhere we feel safe and happy. Send us your best pictures about the place you love for the chance to win personalized maps from Mapiful and Lomography cameras!

  • Game Changers: Lomography X be tabula rasa - Daily Bits of Craziness (Prizes Limited to Hong Kong)

    362 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography X be tabula rasa - Daily Bits of Craziness (Prizes Limited to Hong Kong)

    This month Lomography Hong Kong teamed up with lifestyle brand be tabula rasa for the "Daily Bits of Craziness" film photography competition. We look forward to see all your your crazy moments!

  • Human Stories: Lomography X IED: Tell Me a Story

    493 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Lomography X IED: Tell Me a Story

    We are truly excited to team up with IED, International education center of design and visual arts, to offer you the chance to win a Lomo LC-A+ and a IED summer course in Visual Storytelling.

  • Instant: Colors of Spring

    961 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Colors of Spring

    For this LomoMission, we're challenging you to capture the ephemeral beauty of spring with an instant camera.

  • Game Changers: Minimalism

    1,823 Submissions · In Progress ·

    Prove that "less is more" through your minimalist photographs.

  • Breaking Boundaries: Local Guides

    250 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Local Guides

    For this competition, share the stories of the tour guides who helped you navigate through a foreign place.

  • Urban Explorers: Urban Blight

    1,074 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Urban Blight

    Progress comes with a price. While the city sees continuous change, some structures, no longer deemed important or useful, are being forgotten by modernization. For this competition, we challenge you to trace the history of these once flourishing buildings and showcase their decrepit beauty etched by time.

  • Human Stories: In Their Element

    994 Submissions · In Progress ·
    In Their Element

    For this challenge, we're looking for the best environmental portrait that exhibits the character and life story of your muse.

  • Human Stories: Getty Images x Lomography Japan: iStockalype Tokyo Photo Competition (LIMITED TO JAPAN ONLY)

    50 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Getty Images x Lomography Japan: iStockalype Tokyo Photo Competition (LIMITED TO JAPAN ONLY)

    Getty Images have released their predictions on what creative trends will be forwarding the industry in 2017, one of which is the 'Gritty Woman'.

  • Monochrome: Reflection

    541 Submissions · In Progress ·

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

  • Off the Grid: Golden Hour

    1,279 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Golden Hour

    Show us the incomparable beauty of nature during golden hour.

  • Instant: Moody Monochromes

    603 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Moody Monochromes

    Bring the classic black and white aesthetic to your instant masterpiece.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Ball Games

    155 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Ball Games

    Showcase the exhilarating moves of athletes and enthusiasts who engage in ball sports.

  • Trial and Error: Seeing With Multiple Eyes

    520 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Seeing With Multiple Eyes

    Freeze the action or create pop art-inspired images with your multi-lens camera.

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • What Are You Doing on Film Photography Day?

    80 Submissions · Finished ·
    What Are You Doing on Film Photography Day?

    April 12 is Film Photography Day! Showcase your love for all things analogue through the best photograph you'll capture on this day!

  • Human Stories: PinholeWorldDay 2017 Contest

    159 Submissions · Finished ·
    PinholeWorldDay 2017 Contest

    This month marks the "International Pinhole Day", one of our great Lomographic passions. To celebrate, we want you to share with us your best photographs made with this technique. Find the details below!

  • Instant: Lomo'Instant Automat Tips and Tricks

    156 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomo'Instant Automat Tips and Tricks

    Which among the Lomo'Instant Automat's creative features suit your shooting style the most? Show us how you apply it on photographing your daily adventures!

  • Breaking Boundaries: The Great Student Photography Competition

    595 Submissions · Finished ·
    The Great Student Photography Competition

    Are you a young photographer or a student of photography? In celebration of Youth Art Month, we invite you to share your photographs for the chance to win an exhibition at the Lomography Gallery Store in New York City, in the heart of historic Greenwich Village.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Be Like A Ninja

    213 Submissions · Finished ·
    Be Like A Ninja

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

  • Breaking Boundaries: Roadside Attractions

    781 Submissions · Finished ·
    Roadside Attractions

    Show us the best, too-weird-to-be-true roadside attraction you've seen on your travels.

  • Monochrome: Wabi-sabi

    1,831 Submissions · Finished ·

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

  • Instant: Still Life

    906 Submissions · Finished ·
    Still Life

    Show us the poetry in the mundane through your still life photographs taken with an instant camera.

  • Off the Grid: Hidden Waters

    1,350 Submissions · Finished ·
    Hidden Waters

    Turn your lenses on small bodies of water and their pristine beauty.

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Anthony Burrill x Lomography Competition

    509 Submissions · Finished ·
    Anthony Burrill x Lomography Competition

    UK Based graphic artist and printmaker Anthony Burrill uses letterpress and screenprinting techniques to make striking posters and images. We've teamed up with Anthony to offer YOU the chance to win his brand new book "Make It Now", a poster of his work and a La Sardina DIY to get creative with.

  • Game Changers: Through Windows

    1,515 Submissions · Finished ·
    Through Windows

    Turn your lenses on windows and how they can be use to create compelling images.

  • Urban Explorers: Urban Green Spaces

    1,208 Submissions · Finished ·
    Urban Green Spaces

    For this competition, we're looking for photographs of flourishing plants and flowers within the concrete jungle.

  • Trial and Error: Burning Sun

    1,517 Submissions · Finished ·
    Burning Sun

    For this "Trial and Error" challenge, overexposure is the name of the game. Pull the film up to two or three stops (if you're feeling bold!) for extra boost of sunshine. Or add dazzling atmosphere to your photographs with (accidental or intentional) light leaks.

  • Human Stories: Young Hearts

    706 Submissions · Finished ·
    Young Hearts

    Take us back to the moment you first fell in love through your enigmatic portraits.

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

    477 Submissions · Finished ·
    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

    478 Submissions · Finished ·
    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

    764 Submissions · Finished ·
    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.

  • Trial and Error: Color Shifts

    1,508 Submissions · Finished ·
    Color Shifts

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

  • Urban Explorers: The City Never Sleeps

    1,140 Submissions · Finished ·
    The City Never Sleeps

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

  • Adrenaline Junkies: Put on Your Dancing Shoes

    301 Submissions · Finished ·
    Put on Your Dancing Shoes

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