This is the sixth annual 1X Photo awards which is conducted by the 1X photo community which welcomes new talents and helps them get a better exposure in the world of photography. Photographers from all over the world can submit their images till December 23rd, 2016 and the winners will be announced on January 27th, 2016. There are no limits to the number of photos one can submit, the more you submit, the chances of you winning prizes is high. There are 12 different categories: Abstract, Architecture, Creative edit, Conceptual, Documentary, Fine art nude, Macro, Nature, Landscape, People, Still life and Street. You can select one category for each photo you upload. If you don't select a category you will still compete for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes and the People's Choice grand prize. The submission fee is $19 per photo. You can upload photos in JPG format in any size.
Upload your photos here: 1x.com/awards/
Prizes to be won:
The grand prize is $20,000, the 2nd prize is $1000 and the 3rd prize is $500. There is a grand People's Choice Award of $1000. There are also 12 different categories with 2 winners in each category, one selected by the judge and one People's Choice winner. All the winners will receive one year of Pro membership at 1x ($119 value) and our new exclusive photo book Visions ($99 value). The total prize sum is over $30,000. 28 winners will also receive limited edition photo book Visions.
All winning photos will be featured on 1x and our social media sites, like Instagram where they have a huge fan following. The 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize winners and the grand People's Choice winner will also be featured on the front page cover of 1x.
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