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International Picture Award
Welcome to the photo competition

Category: Macro & Close-Up


This is the 12th edition of the international Picture Award!


This time, we invite you to share your most remarkable photographic work under the theme Macro & Close-Up. Take this opportunity to demonstrate your photography skills and take a closer look to the tiny little world that holds our world together. 

If you want, we can also show your art on Instagram. But of course that is not a must. 

Enter by February 29th! Prize pool: €400.

Our amazing Picture Award Community

We love our amazing community and want to say thank you! Thanks to all the great hobby and professional photographers who make our international Picture Award so unique with their great art.

If you want to be part of this great community, then follow our Instagram channel and sign up for our Newsletter. Here you can find out all the news about our award 2-3 times a month.

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About Picture Award

Picture Award is the international photography award for all kind of photographers, no matter if you are a professional, semi-professional or an amateur photographer and no matter if you use Sony, Canon, Nikon, your mobile phone or any other camera device.

Join our different categories that we publish during the calendar year. Each category is only played once a year, so there is only one winner per category per year. In order not to miss a category, simply sign up for our newsletter.

Participation in the award costs 4€ to 5€ per image submission. You can apply as often as you want in all categories. The winners of gold, silver and bronze can look forward to up to €250 in prize money and, of course, a winning certificate.

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Next Picture Awards

Macro, Landscape, Street, Portrait, Animals… the Picture Award categories are changing every two months.


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