Are you ready to showcase your photography skills? Completely free to enter and open to anyone, our competitions will challenge you to push the boundaries and set foot in visual terra incognita! Choose between battling it out with fellow Lomographers in our LomoMission, photo challenges with a strict theme, or being the champ of the Lomography Awards, a worldwide annual competition dedicated to 11 different categories and screened by an esteemed panel of judges. LomoMission winners will get vouchers for our Online Shop, while being part of the Lomography Awards earns you a spot in our Hall of Fame, plus the finest Lomography gear and other exciting prizes from our partners! Find out more about our competitions here.

Ongoing Competitions

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Color Shifts

    983 Submissions · In Progress ·
    LomoMission: Color Shifts

    Time to bust those color-changing films out of the fridge and capture your surroundings in surreal hues!

  • Lomography Awards: Urban Explorers: Street Photography Awards 2020

    9,543 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Street Photography Awards 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best street photographs and be the champ of our Urban Explorers category.

  • Lomography Awards: Monochrome: Black and White Photography Award 2020

    10,432 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Black and White Photography Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best black and white photographs and be the champ of our Monochrome category.

  • Lomography Awards: Instant: Now or Never Award 2020

    2,858 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Now or Never Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best instant photographs and be the champ of our Now or Never category.

  • Lomography Awards: Future Generations: Special Category Award 2020

    2,185 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Special Category Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! For this year's special category, reflect on your visions and hopes for the future.

  • Lomography Awards: Trial and Error: Experimental Photography Award 2020

    5,478 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Experimental Photography Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best experimental photographs and be the champ of our Trial and Error category.

  • Lomography Awards: Off the Grid: Nature Photography Awards 2020

    7,676 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Nature Photography Awards 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your nature photographs and be the champ of our Off the Grid category.

  • Lomography Awards: Game Changers: New Perspectives Award 2020

    4,044 Submissions · In Progress ·
    New Perspectives Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your photographs exploring a fresh approach and be the champ of our New Perspective category.

  • Lomography Awards: Human Stories: Portraiture Award 2020

    7,958 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Portraiture Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best portraits and be the champ of our Human Stories category.

  • Lomography Awards: Adrenaline Junkies: Action Photography Award 2020

    1,002 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Action Photography Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best action and sports photographs and be the champ of our Adrenaline Junkies category.

  • Lomography Awards: Cinematics: Moving Image Award 2020

    In Progress ·
    Moving Image Award 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your short movies shot using an analogue movie camera or Lomography Art Lenses, and be the champ of our Cinematics category.

  • Lomography Awards: Breaking Boundaries: Travel and Documentary Awards 2020

    6,846 Submissions · In Progress ·
    Travel and Documentary Awards 2020

    Welcome to the open submission rounds of the Lomography Annual Photography Awards: the TEN AND ONE 2020! Showcase your best travel and documentary photographs and be the champ of our Breaking Boundaries category.

Latest Submissions

Finished Competitions

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Summer is in!

    1,474 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Summer is in!

    What gets you in the mood for summer? Start embracing the good, warm weather and start snapping — you might just bag the prize for our new LomoMission!

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Homeland – Lomography X Erland Cooper

    1,100 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Homeland – Lomography X Erland Cooper

    We've teamed up with composer Erland Cooper to offer you the chance to win his new album Hether Blether, the last in his album trilogy about his homeland Orkney in Scotland, and a Diana Instant Square camera.

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Seeing Through a Splitzer

    293 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Seeing Through a Splitzer

    Beat the spatial limitation and give group portraits an experimental twist!

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Perfect Squares

    1,066 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Perfect Squares

    Using your favorite film cameras, show us why it is hip to be square!

  • LomoMission: Focus on the Bokeh

    720 Submissions · Finished ·
    Focus on the Bokeh

    Get those fairy lights and colorful backgrounds ready - you'll definitely need those to ace this challenge!

  • LomoMission: Home Sweet Home

    1,441 Submissions · Finished ·
    Home Sweet Home

    What does "home" mean to you? Take this downtime to rediscover spaces that bring you comfort.

  • LomoMission: Crazy Liquids

    351 Submissions · Finished ·
    Crazy Liquids

    Have you done some fascinating film soup concoction and fun experiments with liquids lately? Let us in on those secret recipes!

  • LomoMission: Her Story

    1,151 Submissions · Finished ·
    Her Story

    Celebrate the grace, strength, and talent of women around the world through your film photographs!

  • LomoMission: Petzval Flash Competition: Monochrome Photography

    117 Submissions · Finished ·
    Petzval Flash Competition: Monochrome Photography

    To celebrate the launch of the Petzval 80.5 Art Lens, the newest member of our Art Lens family, we'll open four challenges to test your skills! This week, show off your best black and white photograph shot using any of our previous Petzval Art Lenses.

  • LomoMission: Petzval Flash Competition: Nature and Landscape Photography

    136 Submissions · Finished ·
    Petzval Flash Competition: Nature and Landscape Photography

    To celebrate the launch of the Petzval 80.5 Art Lens, the newest member of our Art Lens family, we'll open four challenges to test your skills! This week, show off your best nature and landscape photograph shot using any of our previous Petzval Art Lenses.

  • LomoMission: Cinematic Shots: Lomography X British Film Institute - A Fellini Season

    554 Submissions · Finished ·
    Cinematic Shots: Lomography X British Film Institute - A Fellini Season

    Lomography has teamed up with the British Film Institute (BFI) and CultFilms UK, which is celebrating the centenary of Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini, to offer you fantastic Fellini-themed prizes.

  • LomoMission: Petzval Flash Competition: Street Photography

    133 Submissions · Finished ·
    Petzval Flash Competition: Street Photography

    To celebrate the launch of the Petzval 80.5 Art Lens, the newest member of our Art Lens family, we'll open four challenges to test your skills! This week, show off your best street photograph shot using any of our previous Petzval Art Lenses.

  • LomoMission: Documenting Love x Amour: How The French Talk About Love

    766 Submissions · Finished ·
    Documenting Love x Amour: How The French Talk About Love

    We've teamed up with Penguin to offer three lucky readers the chance to win Amour: How The French Talk About Love a brand new book by Stefania Rousselle that asks the question "What is love?" You could also win a Diana Mini to set you on a new analogue adventure in 2020.

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: Urban Jungle Through the LomoChrome Metropolis

    456 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: Urban Jungle Through the LomoChrome Metropolis

    See your favorite metropolis from a new perspective with our LomoChrome Metropolis and win vouchers for our Online Shop!

  • LomoMission: Petzval Flash Competition: Portraits

    107 Submissions · Finished ·
    Petzval Flash Competition: Portraits

    To celebrate the launch of the Petzval 80.5 Art Lens, the newest member of our Art Lens family, we'll open four challenges to test your skills! This week, show off your best portraits shot with any of our previous Petzval Art Lenses.

  • LomoMission: LomoMission: New Year

    978 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoMission: New Year

    Our much-awaited LomoMission is officially back and our first challenge is definitely fitting for this fresh start!

  • LomoMission: Lomography x Little Joe: Whimsical Landscapes

    839 Submissions · Finished ·
    Lomography x Little Joe: Whimsical Landscapes

    We teamed up with the fantastic crew of the visually-enticing drama Little Joe, which premiered at the 2019 Cannes Film Festival. Don't miss this chance to take home your own "Little Joe", a DVD of the movie before anyone else, a signed poster, and vouchers for our Online Shop!

  • LomoMission: Happiest Moments: LomoWall in Lomography Taipei Embassy Store

    561 Submissions · Finished ·
    Happiest Moments: LomoWall in Lomography Taipei Embassy Store

    You might have heard that our Lomography Taipei Embassy Store is moving to a new location. And once again we are shouting out to Lomographers all over the world to share photos taken in Taiwan and other places for the LomoWall in the new store!

  • Lomography Awards: Cinematics: Open Submission 2019

    Finished ·
    Open Submission 2019

    Dust your storyboards and prepare the director's chair — we're looking for the best short movies for the Cinematics category of our TEN AND ONE Awards 2019!

  • LomoMission: LomoWall Philippines 2020: Unity in Diversity

    491 Submissions · Finished ·
    LomoWall Philippines 2020: Unity in Diversity

    Celebrate unity in diversity through your analogue photographs!