Sony World Photography Awards 2013 – Open Competition

Entry Start: 01/06/2012
Entry Close: 04/01/2013

Are you an amateur photographer or a photography enthusiast? If so, then this is the competition for you! 

The Open Competition offers 10 diverse categories for you to enter, ranging from Action to Travel. As a Basic Member, you can enter up to 3 photographs for free, submitted into one category or spread across multiple categories.

Increase your chances by upgrading to Advanced Membership (enter up to 8 images) or Premium Membership (enter up to 20 images). Photographers of all ages, backgrounds and experience levels are invited to enter this competition where great imagery is everything, and creativity is the key ingredient!


  1. Architecture
  2. Art & Culture
  3. Enhanced
  4. Split Second
  5. Low Light
  6. Nature & Wildlife
  7. Panoramic
  8. People
  9. Smile
  10. Travel

Find out more about upgrading your membership here.

(photo by Mitch Dobrowner – the 2012 Sony World Photography Awards Photographer of the Year)

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