Photography Awards
and Community

The Independent Photographer is a global network dedicated to sharing and bringing exposure to the work of photographers.
Our ambition is to inspire and connect like-minded people with a passion for photography. Through our monthly competition, we are committed to promote and celebrate all photographic talent.

Featured Photographers


Competition Award

© Luca Tombolini

A unique chance to
gain widespread exposure!

The Independent Photographer offers a set of monthly photography Competition awards.
Every month, we invite you to join the current theme and submit your best images.
We’re open to all photographers: Enter today and Get discovered!

  • Cash Prizes

  • Exhibition

  • Exposure

  • Network

  • Feedback

Deadline: 30 April 2017 THEME: BLACK & WHITE

© Alan Schaller

From the earliest days of photography to the modern digital era: Black & White photography has changed the way we see the world.

Regardless of genres, the Black & White legacy left by the great Masters of photography still inspires and encourages both amateur and professional photographers to work in Black & White.

This month, whether be it in Street, Fashion, Portrait, Landscape, Documentary or any other form of photography that celebrates the beauty and wealth of Black & White Photography: We want to be moved and inspired, emotionally and intellectually.

Show us what you got!

Previous Theme: LANDSCAPE March 2017

Winning Photographer Yann Calonne

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