FotoSlovo is excited to announce an international photo contest, inviting photographers to show their talent! We are in search of artists who can transcend boundaries, astonish with creativity, and narrate compelling tales through their visual storytelling. Unleash your imagination and break free from the ordinary, as there are no limitations on themes or photographic techniques. Whether you're drawn to the surreal, the abstract, or nature photography, FotoSlovo welcomes your unique perspective.

Open to photographers from every corner of the globe, this contest provides a platform for artists to showcase their talents on an international stage. Embrace the freedom to express your artistic vision, Submit your most thought-provoking and visually stunning images to FotoSlovo Award.

Your time has come!
Early Bird: 10 APRIL - 25 APRIL
Late Bird: 26 APRIL - 2 JUNE

2.000 euro
As the first-place winner, you not only get the title of FotoSlovo Photographer of the Year, but also receive a substantial money reward for your outstanding contribution to the world of photography.
Exhibition in the Art Gallery
Mark your calendars, for the celebration of visual brilliance is set to unfold in September at the Photo Gallery in Cyprus. The cultural haven of the island will serve as the perfect backdrop, enhancing the splendor of your photographic triumph and providing a global platform for your artistic legacy.
Interview and Portfolio in the Issue of FotoSlovo Magazine
As a winner, you'll receive an exclusive Interview and Portfolio feature in the next issue of FotoSlovo Magazine. Your vision and approach will reach readers into your artistic journey. This recognition doesn't stop there – we'll actively promote your work across digital platforms, ensuring your talent reaches a global audience.
Portfolio review from professional Jury
Winners will secure more than a title – they receive a professional portfolio review from industry experts. Gain personalized feedback and valuable insights to elevate your craft. This exclusive opportunity is the key to refining and perfecting your portfolio.
Publication in the FotoSlovo Annual Book
Winners will have their best photographs showcased in the esteemed FotoSlovo Annual Book. The publication celebrates the best of the best, sharing your talent with a global audience.
Exhibition in FotoSlovo Gallery
Winners will take center stage with an exhibition at the FotoSlovo digital Gallery, getting extensive online exposure. It is a gateway to a global audience, showcasing your exceptional talent to photography enthusiasts worldwide.
  • Julio Hirsch-Hardy
    Photographer, Founder and CEO of FotoNostrum Group
    Director of FotoNostrum, The Mediterranean House of Photography in Barcelona. Publisher of FotoNostrum Magazine. Director of the Biennial of Fine Art & Documentary Photography. Lecturer and Curator.

  • Maciejka Art
    Photographer, Winner of Luma dummy award, Lecturer
    Maciejka work reflects on femininity, diversity, and migration. Winner of Luma dummy award, which has been published her book by Actes Sud and Dewi Lewis. Has been exhibited in Les Rencontres de la photographie de Arles. Photography lecturer.


  • Akkara Naktamna
    Photographer, Founder of CTypeMag, Art gallery Curator
    A photo artist based in Bangkok, his works have been shown in various photo festivals such as Miami Street Photo Festival, Singapore Photo Festival, Photo Bangkok Festival, etc. Chief editor of CTypeMag, e-magazine and Gallery in Bangkok.

  • Who can participate
    Contest is open for photographers from all over the world. You are welcome to apply more than once or as many times as you'd like. Applications are accepted in English only.
  • Technical requirements
    Images should be in the size of 1500 pixels on the longest side, 72dpi and JPG format. Do not add watermarks on images or contacts to your application.
  • Application fee
    EARLY BIRD (10-25 April):
    A single photo fee is 6 euros
    Two single photos - 10 euros
    Five single images - 25 euros
    Series consisting of 10 images - 29 euros

    LATE BIRD (26 April-2 June):
    A single photo fee is 9 euros
    Two single photos - 14 euros
    Five single images - 29 euros
    Series consisting of 10 images - 35 euros

    Additional Category Fee for apply same photo - 5 €
  • Copyright and Additions
    Photographs must be copyrighted by the applicant. Images will be used by FotoSlovo strictly in connection to the contest and will not be used for any other marketing purposes other than to promote FotoSlovo Prize on the website and on the social pages dedicated to the contest.

    Images should be original work created by the artist. All winning artists will receive a digital award certificate. Depending on the number and quality of all submissions received, FotoSlovo awards and Honorable Mention awards may also be presented.

  • Prizes
    The full list is available at the Prizes column. Cash prizes will be paid in EUR (euro) via PayPal or as a transfer on bank account. Any fees incurred for foreign currency transfers will be deducted from the winning amount.
  • Dates of the contest
    The deadline for applications is 2 June, 2024. The winners will be announced end of June.