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Set up to reward photographers passionate about communicating the planet’s biggest challenges

Discover what’s new for the 16th edition




It's that time of the week again! The latest images submitted to the Open competition that have caught our eye 

We pick our top photography competitions worth entering

For this week's collection, we've picked out the best portrait images entered into the Open competition so far...

From vibrant hues to starling shades, one way to make your images stand out is by increasing that saturation...

Our weekly round-up of the best images entered into the 2023 Open competition is back! Has your image risen to the top? 

Before you put together your entry for the Professional competition, check out our top tips for one of the most creatives stages as a photographer

Photographers are largely visual thinkers, so writing about a project can be a challenge. We give you a few pointers to help you express your imagery through the written form

With just six days left to enter Picture This we put judge Cynthia Yue in the spotlight, where – as well as sharing her fascinating work – she reveals her top tips for entering 

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