Join our (now traditional) photography competition with your best 5 photos and get exhibited at Images de Marque gallery in the old town Geneva.
We will choose 50 photos from 50 photographers from
your submissions and exhibit these photos
for 10 days from Mar 30th to Apr 8th .
Who can join?
This competition is open to all photography enthusiasts
based in Geneva & Lausanne region.
DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 20TH 23:59
What is different vs last time?
More winners: Max one photo per photographer among the first 50. This way, 50 photographers will be featured
Every photo will be printed and collect votes: Even if your photo is not selected in the top 50, it will be printed and exhibited on a 1m x 3m board among other submissions, open for public votes, during the full exhibition.
More relevant prizes: All prizes this year will be very attractive to any photographer , no matter which style.
Free workshops: During the exhibition, you will be able to join free workshops from our instructors, sponsors and other experts.
What happened last time?
Here is a short video of the vernissage from last event. You can also see the winners towards the end of the video.
How will it work:
A panel of Geneva Photo Club instructors will select 50 best photos from your submissions. The owners of these photos will be notified.
The selected 50 photos will be printed on fine art paper (30cm x 45cm) glued on Dibond for hanging. They will be offered for sale in the gallery during the exhibition.
The remaining photos will also be printed and exhibited in a 1m x 3m panel (exact size will depend on the number of submissions). They will also be shown in the next room via a projector during the opening and the closing evenings.
During the exhibition, visitors will be able to vote for their top 5 photos.
Top 5 best photos chosen by these votes will receive fantastic awards from our sponsors during the closing party of the exhibition on April 8th evening.
Feb 20 : Deadline for submissions
Mar 30 : Vernissage evening
Mar 31 – Apr 7 : Free workshops in the gallery (exact program will be announced here)
April 8 : Closing party and awards ceremony.
How to Apply
Provide your details and make your payment:
2. SEND YOUR PHOTOS
Follow the instructions in your
confirmation email to send your photos.
See below conditions for details.
40CHF / photo (or 20CHF/ photo if you are previous student)
to cover the costs of printing and the gallery rental.
Every person who joins the competition will get a 40CHF discount
to use for a future photography training by Geneva Photo Club.
- Make sure to submit your photo title and a short description
- No watermarks / copyright signs should be visible
- There is no theme required for your photos.
- Max 5 photos per person.
- Ideally full size, minimum 2000 pixels wide long edge.
- Accepted formats: JPG or GIF. Color space: sRGB.
- If you have a person clearly identifiable in your photo, you can of course submit it for exhibition and win prizes. However, if you’d like to offer it for sale too, you will need a model release. Example in english and in french.
- You will always keep the rights for your photo. We will not use it for any commercial purposes.