The IMS Photo Contest is organised by the Salem-Frucht GmbH & Co. KG, Germany. This contest is one of the largest photo contest in the world entirely dedicated to mountain photography.
The IMS Photo Contest was founded in 2009 as a side event of the International Mountain Summit. Over the last six years, more than 12,000 photographers have made the IMS Photo Contest the most important contest of mountain photography worldwide.
This year, photographers can submit their photos in 6 different categories: Mountain Nature, Mountain Action, Mountain Water, Team Spirit, Mountain Mobile, Mountain Faces.
The total prize money is € 18,500.
€ 10 for the first photo, € 8 for the second, € 7 for the third, € 6 for the fourth and € 5 for the any photo on top