The competition is organised by LensCulture magazine and photography agency Magnum Photos.
LensCulture and Magnum Photos are seeking the best in global contemporary photography talent. Photographers working at all levels are eligible to participate – professionals, emerging talents, students and passionate amateurs. Likewise, photographers of all ages and cultures are encouraged to take part in this worldwide celebration of talented image-makers.
Awards will be given in six categories: Documentary, Street, Portrait, Fine Art, Photojournalism and Open.
You may submit single images and series (10 photos reviewed as one entry. Submission should work together as a group, thematically or aesthetically).
Series Awards: $3,000 for each winning Series in the following categories: Documentary, Portrait, Street, Photojournalism, Fine Art and Open.
Single Image Awards: $1,500 for each winning Single Image in the following categories: Documentary, Portrait, Street, Photojournalism, Fine Art and Open.
$20 USD for 1 single photo and $10 for each additional photo
$50 USD for 5 single photos reviewed as 5 separate entries
$60 USD for a related series of 10 photos reviewed as one entry