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$45.00 USD, $60.00 USD, $70.00 USD

The Emerging Photography Awards are back and you could have your work seen by thousands of collectors, industry leaders, art buyers peers and press from around the world!

Prizes include:

  • Two group exhibitions in Europe:  BBA Gallery in Berlin and Studio Galerie B&B in Paris
  • Inclusion in Feature Shoot’s Emerging Photographers photo book
  • Winners showcased on Feature Shoot and takeovers on our Instagram
  • Get your work in front of leading photography professionals!

Photographers of all ages and backgrounds working across all genres not currently represented by a gallery or photographers' agent can submit work. More information here.

How to Submit

Submitting to the Feature Shoot Emerging Photography Awards is easy and should take less than 3 minutes. Please make sure you have the following ready:

  • 1, 3, 5 series of work from any genre of photography. You can submit up to 5 images per series.
  • Size: at least 760 pixels wide (JPEG or TIFF format)
  • A brief bio and description about the work you're submitting.


  • 1x series for US$45
  • 2x series for US$60
  • 3x series for US$70

Portfolio Reviews

The following photography professionals are also offering portfolio reviews for photographers at a cost of $150 for 30 minutes. You can select one or more as an option at checkout:

  • Anna Goldwater Alexander (Director of Photography of WIRED)
  • Sarah Gilbert (features picture editor for the Guardian)
  • Marcia L. Allert (Director of Visual Journalism at The Dallas Morning News)
  • Giangiacomo Cirla (Editor in Chief of PHROOM)
  • Jason Baron (former Head of Photography at the BBC)
  • Karen Comer Lowe (curator and visual arts leader)
  • Lauri Lyons (author, photographer, and journalist)
  • Erik Vroons (Editor-at-large for GUP)
  • Russell Frederick (photographer)
  • Diane Allford (photographer, multimedia artist, and visual content creator)
  • Patricia Karallis ((Founding editor of Paper Journal)
  • Laura Wzorek Pressley (runs CENTER in Santa Fe)
  • Danielle A. Scruggs (founder and editor of Black Women Directors)
  • Lieve Beumer (Director of Photography at Flowers Gallery)
  • Vaughn Wallace (Program Director at Blink, formally of @natgeo)
  • Alison Zavos (Founder of Feature Shoot + The Print Swap)
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