Camera
Now Reading
Sony World Photography Awards 2022 Submissions Are Now Open For All
Contents
0

Sony World Photography Awards 2022 Submissions Are Now Open For All

by Syed Hassan AlgadrieJune 28, 2021
What's your reaction?
Me Gusta
0%
WOW
0%
Potato
0%
Sad Reacc
0%
Angery
0%

Sony has officially announced that the 15th edition of the Sony World Photography Awards will be accepting submissions beginning June 1st. Those who wish to submit their photos can do so via the link here.

Sony World Photography Awards 2022 Submissions Are Now Open For All 26

The Sony World Photography Awards, founded by the World Photography Organisation, are an authoritative voice in the industry. The Awards, which honour the greatest contemporary photography from the previous year, provide photographers from all over the world with extensive exposure and opportunities.

The Awards are supported by Sony in order to contribute to the continuous growth of photographic culture by providing a global platform for today’s talent. The Awards are open to everyone, and photographers are judged anonymously by a team of industry experts.

Photographers worldwide are invited to submit to the Awards’ four competitions:

  • Professional: outstanding bodies of work between 5-10 images across ten categories.
  • Open: rewarding the world’s best single images across ten categories.
  • Youth: a monthly brief for emerging talent aged 12-19.
  • Student: for photography students across the globe.

Furthermore, the National Awards program will also reward local photographic talent.

Sony World Photography Awards 2022 prize list

From June 1, 2021, submissions for the Sony World Photography Awards will be accepted. The official website has detailed descriptions of the competition and categories. Deadlines for submission across the Awards’ four competitions are:

  • Professional: 14 January 2022, 1PM GMT (9PM Malaysian time)
  • Open: 7 January 2022, 1PM GMT (9PM Malaysian time)
  • Student: 30 November 2021, 1PM GMT (9PM Malaysian time)
  • Youth: Monthly competitions with a changing theme running from 1 June to 31 December 2021

Sony will provide digital imaging equipment to all category winners in the Professional, Open, Youth, and Student competitions. In addition, the Photographer of the Year will receive a monetary reward of USD25,000 (RM103,650) and the Open Photographer of the Year will receive USD5,000 (RM20,730).

The works of all winning and shortlisted photographers will be displayed at the annual Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition in London before being travelled abroad. The winning photographs will be included in the yearly Awards book.

Pokdepinion: I like these kinds of competitions mainly because I love looking at people’s photographs. I especially love life photography as I feel that those kinds of photography are the most real and sincere out of all.

About The Author
Syed Hassan Algadrie
Just a guy who loves Star Wars, Transformers, tech, 90s nostalgia and all things geek. Is in a constant battle with procrastination.