In order to shed light on the best monochrome photographers in the world and offer them an opportunity to be recognized, the Monochrome Photography Award offers two awards. One prize will be awarded to the best photograph and another to the best series of the year. All black and white photographs, created using traditional or digital methods, are accepted. MonoVisions offers twelve themes to participate: abstract, architecture, conceptual, fine arts, landscape, nature and wildlife, nude, people, photojournalism, portrait, street photography and travel.
Conditions and prizes
The MonoVisions Photography Awards are open to all major photographers, regardless of their nationality. To participate in the contest, you have to create an account and send the files via the form on the website. For the “series” category, a maximum of 8 photographs can be submitted.
The prizes for the winners are:
- $3000 – Black and White Series of the year
- $2000 – Black and White Photo of the year
- Press coverage by partner media
To submit photographs to the competition, fees must be provided:
Until January 6, 2019: $25 for the series award and $20 for the photo award.
From January 7, 2019 to May 12, 2019: $30 for the series award and $25 for the photo award.
The winners, elected by a jury of professional photographers, will be announced on July 28th, 2019.
Your turn to play !
© Aya Iwakasi, Black and White Landscape Photo of the year 2018
© Wei Tan, Black and White People Photo of the year 2018
© Sevil Alkan, Black and White Street photography of the year 2018
© Rui Caria, Black and White Photo-journalism Photo of the year 2018
© Max Moldau, 2nd place Black and White Conceptual Photo of the year 2018
© Benjamin Decoin, Black and White Travel Photo of the year 2018
© Pietro di Giambattista, Black and White Photo of the year 2018
© Daniel Garay Arango, Black and White Series of the year 2018
Header image © Max Moldau