Milad Safabakhsh started the Minimalist Photography Awards, which is a non-profit organization run by black & white Minimalism magazine. Its goal is to recognize, reward, and show off great photographers from all over the world and introduce them to the professional photography market.
The Minimalist Photography Awards are open to photographers from all over the world, both amateurs and pros. You can’t join the competition if you work for the Minimalist Photography Awards or one of their related companies, or if you work for a company that is giving away prizes.
By signing up for and taking part in the Minimalist Photography Awards Competition, you agree to these Terms and Conditions. By entering the Competition, you agree and accept that the Minimalist Photography Awards can get your registration information.
The Minimalist Photography Awards 2022 have categories for abstract, aerial, architecture, conceptual, fine art, landscape, long exposure, night photography, open theme, photomanipulation, portrait, and street photography.
All copyright and other rights belong to the photographer. Each picture used by Minimalist Photography Awards must have a credit line for the photographer. Publication is allowed in any publication put out by a media sponsor of the Minimalist Photography Awards. All contestants know that any image they submit may be used by Minimalist Photography Awards for marketing and promotion purposes, including in exhibitions, print, and digital media directly related to the Minimalist Photography Awards competition, without any monetary compensation. If you win or place in the competition, you agree to be in the winners’ book.
Entry fees and deadlines
The gallery’s early deadline for submissions is May 1, 2022, and its final deadline is June 5, 2022.
and here’s how much you have to pay for goods with an early due date:
- One picture costs $15 USD.
- A set of two to seven photos costs $25.00 USD
- Each Additional Category (Single): $10.00;
- Each Additional Category (Multiple): $15.00 (series).
and here are the prices for the last items due by a certain date:
One picture costs $20 USD.
$30 USD for a set of two to seven photos
10.00 USD for each category after that (single).
15.00 USD for each category after that (series).
Go to website and fill out the form to enter the competition. Participants must also pay the entry fee(s) and fill out the submission form in order to be considered for the competition.
Everyone who takes pictures has to send in their work over the internet. It is important to use digital files. In the competition, you can’t use prints.
Each artist can send in as many unique photographs as they want.
Photographs can be taken with either film or digital cameras.
You can send your work to as many different categories as you want. After you’ve paid the entry fee, you won’t be able to change, add, or remove categories.
When the picture was taken, neither time nor date were important.
Winners must be able to send a high-quality digital file (at least 3000px wide at 300dpi). This file will only be used to show that the picture belongs to the owner. Winners who don’t meet these requirements will be ruled ineligible and not get the prize. They won’t have a chance to appeal.
To be included in the Minimalist Photography Awards Annual Book and Exhibition, winners must submit a high-quality digital image that is at least 3000 pixels wide and 300 dots per inch (dpi).
All entries must be the author’s own work and must not violate anyone else’s rights. All images submitted must be owned by the person who sends them, and any people in them (or their parents or guardians if they are under 16) must have given their permission. Also, the participant must not have broken any laws while taking their pictures.
If a person’s work is chosen as a winner or Honorable Mention, their full name will be put online.
All winners will be able to get their certificates from their profiles by the end of the year. In the new year, all certifications will be finished. If you haven’t gotten your certificate in the time frame given, please send us an email.
Guidelines for images submissions
Each digital photo shouldn’t be bigger than 3 MB. Save the picture as a JPG. High resolution (72 dpi), and the longest side is 1,200 pixels.
Name the file the same thing as the picture, like “Planet Earth.jpg.”
Please don’t use symbols in the name of the file.
On the entry, you can’t put your name, a stamp, or anything else that could be used to identify you.
With the help of the MPA team, the overall winner and the first through third place finishers can sell their works as NFT on the Foundation marketplace. Go to this page to learn more about NFT.
The cash prizes will be given out in US dollars through PayPal. International money transfer fees will be taken out of the winnings. There are no other choices for people who win prizes.
Thing to take into account
Judges have been chosen to look at the entries.
The photographs will be judged by category. The winners in each category will be chosen by the picture with the highest score overall. The decision made by the Minimalist Photography Awards is final. Six weeks after the deadline for final submissions has passed, the winners will be announced.