The contest is organised by 1x Innovations AB in Uppsala, Sweden.
1x Photo Awards is an annual photo competition by 1x.com, a photo community with a difference. Our mission is to promote photography as an art form and help you finding your inner photographer. We believe that everyone has a huge potential just waiting to be discovered.
There are 12 different categories: Abstract, Architecture, Creative edit, Conceptual, Documentary, Fine art nude, Macro, Nature, Landscape, People, Still life and Street.
The main judge is Swedish photographer Bengt Wanselius.
The entry fee is $19/19€ per photo (non-EU/EU).
The grand prize is $10.000, the 2nd prize is $1000 and the 3rd prize is $500.
The Ken Rockwell Award is $1000.
There is a grand People’s Choice Award of $1000.