For we've adjusted our categories. This year we are adding Birds as a category, in response to the amazing entries we received last year, and the growing number of beautiful bird photos we see being captured. You deserve recognition. We are also adding another youth category to recognize different age groups.
2019 Sigma D-Photo Amateur Photographer of the Year
Amateur Scholastic Digital Photography Contest
The competition is now open for entries! Find out what they are here! If your images are ready to be submitted, select your category and follow the directions. Remember that while you can enter as many photographs as you like, any one photograph can only be entered into one category. Entries close
The Best Photography Contests To Enter in 2018-2019
A photo series includes two to six images that convey a story around a particular theme. Winners will be selected by a panel of judges selected by Photo District News. One additional winner will be selected by People's choice voting on public portfolios for entrants.
To provide a quality competition for amateur and professional, young and young at heart in the region and beyond. So, whether you have just picked up a camera for the first time or have been a photographer for years, whether you enjoy photography as a hobby or a professional, whether you are 4 years old or 94 years old, this event is for you. The Youth level is for those ages 14 and under. The Proficient level is for those people who are of a higher skill level in photography, who enter competitions and place first, second or third regularly, and who sell or offer to sell their photography. Participants will enter the photo into one of the other three categories for judging, and request on the application that it be judged for the special award.