• Submission Deadline: July 24, 2019
• International Photographer of the Year Prize – $10,000, Trophy & Exhibition
• Discovery of the Year Prize – $5,000, Trophy & Exhibition
• 13 Professional Category Winners – $1,000 & Exhibition
• 13 Non-Professional Category Winners – $500 & Exhibition
The International Photography Awards are one of the highest paid photography contests around. It is also the only place you can land a Lucie.
There are 13 categories to choose from. These are for professional and non-professional photographers alike. On top of this, there is also a ‘one-shot’ street photography competition.
This year will see the 17th annual photography contest. The winners receive a travel allowance and accommodation to collect their awards in New York.
This photography contest is actually the main funding machine for the Lucie Foundation. This is a non-profit, charitable foundation to honor the masters of photography.
All winning images are published in a high-quality International Photography Awards book.
International Photography Awards™
The International Photography Awards 2019 is now open!
New Year – New Benefits, the category winners will receive an IPA Trophy, a traveling allowance of$500 to join the International Photography Awards “Best of Show” exhibition & Lucie Awards in New York City, guarantee to have their winning photography part of the IPA “Best of Show” Exhibition… and more.
New Year – New Categories, discover new categories/sub-categories including Analog & Film Photography, Street photography, smartphone, Astrophotography… and more
5% Early bird discount till April 21st, 2019
Submission Deadline July 14th, 2019
The OneShot “Street” Competition
Street photography is an artist’s lens showing real life, chance encounters, and random moments set against the backdrop of the urban landscape, and its soul is the citizens of this urban world.
Submission Closed–Winners to be announced soon!
Congratulations to all IPA 2018 Winners!
Winner of “Photographer of the Year” and “Discovery of the Year” have been announced at the 16TH LUCIE AWARDS on October 28th, 2018, in New York.
VIEW ALL WINNERS
IPA Best of Show
The IPA’s Annual BEST OF SHOW EXHIBITION, featuring a specially curated selection of images from the winning entries of the 2018 International Photography Awards Competition is shown in venues all around the world. Cities include New York City, Los Angeles, Moscow, Paris, Budapest, Barcelona, Tokyo, Taipei, Shanghai, Manila, Bangkok, and more.