URBAN 2021 Photo Awards – Call out for Photographs – New Deadline – closing 13 June

URBAN Photo Awards 2021 new deadline – submissions open until June 13th – You can submit 1 photo for FREE until May 31st!

Due to the high number of submissions and requests received, UPA have decided to postpone the end of URBAN Photo Awards to Sunday 13 June 2021 at 11.59 pm CET. There are therefore two more weeks to submit photos, portfolios and books to the 12th edition of the contest!

To enter, just register in the URBAN user area and follow the procedure for the desired section(s). You can submit 1 photo for free until May 31st!

See link below for user area


Keep in mind that you can submit Single Pictures (4 thematic areas: Streets, People, Spaces, Creative), Projects & Portfolio (sequences of images that share a common element, projects, series, “stories” narrated through the photographs, etc.), and Books (projects extended beyond 12 photos, in pdf format or image sequences).

Works will be voted by a prestigious international Jury chaired by 3 living legends of photography:

  1. Bruce Gilden (Magnum Photos), the President of the Jury, will personally choose the Winner of the Single Photo section and will select the projects for the volume of the “Bruce Gilden Special Prize”.
  2. Paolo Pellegrin (Magnum Photos) will choose the Winner of the Projects & Portfolio section.
  3. Francesco Cito will choose the winner of the URBAN Book Award section.

URBAN Photo Awards 2021 in pills:

  • € 32,000 total prize value
  • € 1,500 for the Winner Overall
  • € 1,000 for the First Portfolio
  • € 500 for the Best Author
  • € 500 for the “New Buildings” section Winner
  • 1 Fujifilm X100V digital camera offered by Fujifilm Italia
  • A six-month scholarship at Cracow School of Creative Photography for the Winner
  • Manfrotto tripods, Lowepro backpacks and JOBY mini smartphone tripods offered by our technical partner Vitec Imaging Solutions
  • Amazing photography courses offered by PhotographyCourse.net
  • Stroppa handmade rope straps for each Finalist Photographer
  • Winners’ Exhibitions + Awards Ceremony + Gala Dinner at Trieste Photo Days 2021 festival
  • Exhibition-prize in Poreč Museum, Croatia, for 1 ranked project
  • Exhibition-prize in “Sartorio” Museum, Trieste, Italy, for 4 ranked projects, during Trieste Photo Days festival
  • Publication on photo magazines and on the 7th volume of “URBAN unveils the City and its secrets”
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