Final Deadline

Wouldn’t it be great if we could identify the finest Black & White photographers in every country and crown the best in the world? One Eyeland’s new photo contest does this and more, elegantly, by celebrating the World’s Top 10 Black & White Photographers. Open to anyone who’s ever captured the visual delights in monochromatic hues, the contest will be judged by the best in the business. Entrants can be from any geography and any culture. All that matters is your beautiful images.

Kenneth Lam
Peter Svoboda

PRIZES

The Top Photographer will receive a cash prize of US$2500.

The Top 10 Photographers in the World will receive the Golden X Trophy. *

The Top Photographer in each Country will receive the Golden X Trophy. **

  • One Grand-Prize winner will receive a cash prize of US$2500.
  • * The Top 10 Black & White Photographers in the World will each receive the Golden X Trophy which is gold plated of size 8x2x2 inches. (a minimum of 22 points is required for the title. A photographer who is the World’s Top 10 and also a country winner will receive only one trophy.)
  • ** The Top Black & White Photographer in each country will receive the Golden X Trophy. (a minimum of 22 points is required for the trophy)
  • All the Top 10 Black & White Photographers in each country will receive a digital certificate. (a minimum of 10 points is required for the title)
  • All winners (Gold/Silver/Bronze & Finalist) will each receive a digital certificate.
  • All winning images will be showcased on our website.
Peter Svoboda
Patrick Ems

JURY 2021

The jury comprises some select Top 10 winners from One Eyeland's B&W Photo Contest 2020.

Drew Doggett
Photographer | USA
RANK #4
BIO
Kenneth Lam
Photographer | Hong Kong
RANK #2
BIO
Marc Sabat
Photographer | Finland
RANK #7
BIO
Natalie Houlding
Photographer | Australia
RANK #4
BIO
Patrick Ems
Photographer | Switzerland
RANK #3
BIO
Peter Svoboda
Photographer | Slovakia
RANK #1
BIO
G Sharad Haksar
Photographer & Founder
One Eyeland | India
BIO
Atalia Katz
Natalie Houlding

CATEGORIES

Abstract Editorial People Stock
Action Event Photojournalism Street
Advertising Fashion Photomanipulation Travel
Architecture Fine Art Portrait Wildlife
Automotive Landscapes Self Promo  
Beauty Nature Sport  
Conceptual Nude Still Life  
Abstract People
Action Nude
Advertising Photojournalism
Architecture Photomanipulation
Automotive Portrait
Beauty Self Promo
Conceptual Sport
Editorial Still Life
Event Stock
Fashion Street
Fine Art Travel
Landscapes Wildlife
Nature  
Kristian Liebrand
Peter Svoboda

DEADLINE

Final Deadline:
August 01, 2021

ENTRY FEES

Single Entries Only: 30 USD
Additional Category (same image/entry): 10 USD
15% - 25% Additional discount for One Eyeland Premium Members.
When you submit more than 1 entry, you get 1% off on the entry fee for every additional entry. What that means is, you get 2% off for 2 entries, 3 % off for 3 entries, 4% off for 4 entries...and so on. Entrants can get a maximum discount of 25%.
Entries from India will have an additional GST of 18% on the above fees.
Jack Savage
Drew Doggett

RULES & FAQ's

Who Can Enter

Professional and Amateur Photographers from any country.

Submission Guidelines

  • Online uploads only for all entries

  • File Specifications – RGB | JPG Format | 72 dpi | 2000px (longer side) | Color Profile sRGB

  • No Watermarks / Copyright Units / Logos on images

  • Only Bleed photographs without Borders except under 'Polaroid' entries

Points System

  • Gold = 20 POINTS

  • Silver = 10 POINTS

  • Bronze = 5 POINTS

  • Finalists = 2 POINTS

Copyright On Images

Entrants must ensure they own undisputed copyrights to their respective entries uploaded for the awards. Copyright of all photographs submitted rest with the photographer.
One Eyeland may use all entries submitted for marketing & promoting the One Eyeland Awards although there will not be any monetary compensation for the same.
Neither One Eyeland nor their associates, affiliates or partners assume any responsibility for photos submitted in violation of competition rules / copyright regulations. Images that demonstrate violations on copyright and/or competition policies will be removed & disqualified by One Eyeland after due investigations.

How are the ‘Top 10 Black & White Photographers of the World: 2021' chosen?

  • The top 10 photographers with the maximum number of points for his / her top 10 entries will win the Title. The photographer will need a minimum of 22 points to be considered for the Title.

How are the ‘Top 10 Black & White Photographers of a Country: 2021' chosen?

  • The top 10 photographers with the maximum number of points for his / her top 10 entries will win the Title. The photographer will need a minimum of 10 points to be considered for the Title.

Can a photographer win the “Top 10 Black & White Photographers Of The World:2021", if he / she sends less than 10 entries?

  • While there is no upper limit to the number of entries a photographer can submit, the more number of entries will only work towards better chances of winning the award. The minimum number of entries will have to be 2.

What if there is a tie once the points are tallied?

  • In case there is a tie where photographers have the same points, their quality of metals (number of Golds, Silvers & Bronzes) will be taken into account to determine the winner.

Do you have a stipulated time limit within which the images must have been shot?

  • No. There is no restriction on when the entry image were created.

Is it okay that the photograph submitted has already taken part / awarded by a contest in the past?

  • Sure. You can submit a photograph that was submitted / awarded in any other contest in the past.

Can changes be made once the payment has been done?

  • No. Once you have paid, no modifications are possible. So, do make sure you review your entries before you pay.

Will a notification be sent on successful completion of submission?

  • You will receive an email from award@oneeeyland.com within 48 hours from the time of successful submission. If the mail does not reach you within 48 hours, you can write to us at the same email ID and we will do the needful. Please always check your Junk / Spam folder before you write to us.

Will the images submitted be used for any purpose?

One Eyeland will only use your images for promoting One Eyeland.

Will a monetary compensation be made for the usage of the submitted images?

There will not be any compensation if used to promote One Eyeland Awards. However, if a situation arises that your image could be used commercially, you will be intimated of the same and you reserve the right to accept or decline the offer. The copright for the images will always rest with the photographer.

How would intimations be sent out once the awards are announced?

  • You will receive an email from award@oneeyeland.com once the final list of winners has been announced.

How is the judging done?

  • The photo contest consists of two rounds of judging. In Round One, a panel from One Eyeland will review all the entries. A select portion of the entries will be selected for Round Two. In Round Two, the Judges will select the winners. There is no upper limit on the number of awards given. The judging will be blind and the photographer will remain anonymous throughout judging process to ensure impartiality.

Lilyan Aloma
Marc Koegel





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