2nd Edition

Call for Entries

© Gill Golding

UrbanPhotoFest Open is now accepting submissions! The Contest is run by Urban Photographers Association submit up to 4 images across the following categories: Architecture, Objects, People and Urban Landscape. And get a chance to have global exposure and Big Prizes.

Eligibility: UrbanPhotoFest Open is an international urban photography competition, open to everyone globally over the age of 18. Now in its second year, the competition is seeking to find outstanding images that represent our cities.

Categories: Architecture, Objects, People and Urban Landscape.

The competition is seeking outstanding urban photography.
Showcase your skills, win prizes and have your work screened at Tate Britain during UrbanPhotoFest 2017.
The judges will select 3 overall prize winners and will select a further 17 images that will be screened at Tate Britain during UrbanPhotoFest 2017.
We are looking forward to seeing some visually compelling images across all four categories.

Entry Fee:

£6.50 per image or £20 for four images.


  • First Prize: Fuji X100F 24.3 MP 3-Inch LCD CSC Camera with 23 mm f/2.0 Fujinon Lens Kit, Fujifilm X100F Premium Leather Case, Memory Card, Spare Battery plus a portfolio review.
  • Second Prize – a place on the prestigious International Urban Photography Summer School at Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Third Prize – a cash prize of £300

In addition to the above prizes:

The three winning images will  be shown on the UrbanPhotoFest website.

A selection of 20 competition photographs including the winning images will be screened at Tate Britain during international festival conference in November 2017.

Usage right and copyright

Copyright of the images will remain at all times with the photographer.

Images will be used strictly in connection to the awards and will not be used for any other marketing purposes other than to promote Urban Photo Fest. Images will not be resold or used by any other third party. If there is a request for such, we will forward that request to the photogapher via email.

To promote winners of each categatory, Urban Photo Fest Open is granted the right to display images on social network websites (on our official profiles) including Facebook and Twitter.

Official Website: http://urbanphotofest.com/