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Portrait 2021 | first collection

From 8th to 22th of January 2021

Summary of the competition rules
You can participate by sending:
- photos captured in the 24 months preceding the competition (for example, for this competition in January 2021, photos captured from January 1, 2019).
- photos that have never been awarded by an AWARD or a MASTERPIECE in our competitions.
- original photos: identical or almost identical copies of a photo already created by another photographer are not authorized (framing + composition + scene + processing of identical images).

Recommendations concerning the themes
All themes (without further indication): you can send photos
- from services provided under customer conditions (unauthorized inspiration shots)
- from real photos (images composed of more than 50% of content created by computer and not corresponding to any captured photo will be sent in the free theme).

Free theme: you can send all types of photos (including inspiration shoots, digital creations, etc.).

Stories - you will be able to send photos from services performed under customer conditions. A story is a series of 6 to 12 images that tells about a highlight of the event or session being photographed.

You can enter with as many photos as you want in each category. Each participation costs 1 credit.
16 themes are available to submit your best photos to our jury for criticism!

The best portrait photos will be awarded with Challengers Badges, Honorable Mentions, Awards and Masterpieces.

Your rewarded photos will earn you ranking points:
- challenger: 5 points
- Honorable mention: 10 points
- Award: 15 points
- Masterpiece .: 20 points
Each photo sent will also earn 1 additional point (within the limit of 20 photos / contest).

Select your best photos and send them directly here. You have until January 22 :-)

Open theme ¦ Portrait : Send us your best shots, without restrictions! (inspiration shoots and workshops are okay)(photo taken in client conditions)

Pregnancy : Pregnant woman portrait (photo taken in client conditions)

Newborn : New born portrait (less than 3 months old): the new born alone or with their parent(s). (photo taken in client conditions)

Baby : Baby portrait (from 3 to 12 months old). (photo taken in client conditions)

Family : Family portrait: parents, children or children alone . (photo taken in client conditions)

Corporate portrait : Corporate portrait (entrepreneur or employee) taken at the company or in studio. (photo taken in client conditions)

Individual portrait : Individual portrait, man or woman, from 12 years old. (photo taken in client conditions)

The couple : The couple portrait. (photo taken in client conditions)

Underwater : Underwater portrait. (only real clients, test photoshoots ok). (photo taken in client conditions)

Black and white specials : A portrait highlighted by a black and white processing. (only real clients, test photoshoots ok). (photo taken in client conditions)

Fine Art Portrait : Fine Art Portrait. (only real clients, test photoshoots ok). (photo taken in client conditions)

Kids : Indiivual kid portrait (from 3 to 12 years old).(photo taken in client conditions)

Toddler : Toddler portrait (from 1 to 3 years old) (photo taken in client conditions)

The eye contact : A portrait where the eye contact is everything. (only real clients, test photoshoots ok). (photo taken in client conditions)

Teenager : Indiivual teenager portrait (from 12 to 17 years old).(photo taken in client conditions)

Stories portrait : A series of 6 to 12 photos that tell a strong moment. (photos taken in client conditions)

Download the rules

The jury

Annick Paradis
Franu Rey
Sylvie Lezier
How to participate?

Use one or more credits to submit your photo selection to the contest jury. You can purchase a batch of credits now and take advantage of a more advantageous rate depending on the quantity chosen. Your unused credits will remain available for future contests with no time limit.

Is this your first participation? Take advantage of 5 free credits to participate!