A global competition for photography's emerging talents

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The Finalists

The Fashion Photographer

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The Fashion Photographer

The Traveler

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The Traveler

The Street Photographer

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The Street Photographer

The Great Outdoors

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The Great Outdoors

The Still Life Photographer

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The Still Life Photographer

The Portraitist

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The Portraitist

The Architect

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The Architect

The Creative

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The Creative

The Photojournalist

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The Photojournalist

photographer of the year

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Our Prizes

Get Published and Win Gear

The Photographer of the Year will receive a trip to Berlin for Berlin Photo Week, a Sony Alpha camera, a one-year subscription to Format, a feature in Format Magazine, and mentorship throughout the year by senior photo editors. All winners and finalists will get featured, exhibited and published on a global scale.

The Grand Prize

Win a trip to the 20I8 Awards Ceremony in Berlin and receive personal mentorship from a renowned photographer, and serve as EyeEm's Ambassador for the following year.

Get Published and Win Gear

The top shortlisted talents will be published in a special edition EyeEm publication, to be distributed worldwide. Additionally, each of the nine category winners will win gear.

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Join industry leaders, influencers and creatives for a week of creative exhibitions, talks and hands-on workshops. It's all happening at Berlin Photo Week – and you’re invited!

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