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Awards & Benefits

People’s Vote Award

Contest Judges

Contest Categories

Entry Info & Pricing

Partners

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One Shot Photo Contest

Honoring the Most Exceptional Talent in Photography Today

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The reFocus Awards invites emerging & established photographers to enter

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your most exceptional single images into our One Shot Contest.

We welcome submissions that celebrate the power of a single photographic image.

Photographers may submit works that convey their talent and creativity

from images that stretch the limits of photography to those that explore classic portraiture and figuration.

Winners will receive career-enhancing cash prizes, a unique and immersive dedicated digital space to share works on our artist-forward platform,

a chance to be featured in the most important contemporary photography publication, and way more.

Awards & Benefits

Winners of the reFocus Awards enjoy more than prizes, as we will actively promote and celebrate our honorees throughout the year and beyond.

Prizes are designed to meet your needs as a photographer, wherever they are in their careers.

Global Exposure

Get your work seen by industry professionals and influential tastemakers. Winners will also be featured in the foremost fine-art photography publication

Cash Prizes

$5,000+ in cash prizes

Exhibition:

An artist-forward space dedicated to exhibiting your works online

Community

A worldwide, global network of photographers brought together through this contest

Grow Your Audience

Winners receive a public artist profile with links to their website & social profiles

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Non Professional

Contest Winners

Category Winners

People’s Vote

Honorable Mention

Nominee

Every Entrant

$3,500 Cash Prizes

Published Winner's Interview

Printed & Embossed Winner’s Achievement Certificate

Public Profile in reFocus's Artist Directory

International Press Exposure to our Global Community

Custom Press Release Tailored to Your Achievement

Free Entry into the People's Vote Award

Entry Featured in Winner's Gallery

Digital Winner's Certificate & Badge

Chance to be Featured on reFocus's Social Media & Newsletter

Access to Our Global Community of Photographers on Facebook

Access to our Approved Vendor List and Other Business Resources

People’s Vote Award

All nominated images will automatically be entered into the People’s Vote Award where the public will vote on their favorite images within each contest category.

This unique opportunity to get your work discovered provides increased exposure for your submission. Share your work to build your network, activate your audience, and inspire your community and collectors through your photography.

We believe that community is at the core of what makes our network special

WHICH IS WHY WE’VE DEVELOPED OUR PEOPLE’S VOTE AWARD.

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Judges

Our international panel of judges represents today’s topmost tier of influence and distinction within our photography community.

Judges include world-renowned photographers, curators, directors, and industry professionals who were chosen based on their respected positions within the global photography world.

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Paris Chong

Paris Chong

Leica Gallery LA

Gallery Director

Contest Categories

Images can be entered into multiple categories.

If you are unsure of what category to choose, we encourage you to enter multiple categories since all images will be judged independently of one another based on the selected category.

Abstract

Advertising & Commercial

Aerial

Architecture

Domestic Animals

Event & Wedding

Fashion

Film & Alternative Process

Fine Art

Food & Drink

Interiors

Nature

Photojournalism

Portrait

Sports

Still Life

Street

Travel

Wildlife

Other

2022 One Shot Photo Contest

Winners Announced

The Winner's Gallery for the 2022 One Shot Photo Contest is now live. If you want to be the first to know when our next contests launch, please subscribe.

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