About IMACRES Awards

Great Grey Owl by Heikki Nikki
Photo by Heikki Nikki

About the awards

IMACRES Awards is an international photography competition and is open to all photographers from all over the world.

Participation in the IMACRES Awards offers photographers the opportunity to show their work to an international audience. The winning photographers will be published in the IMACRES Awards Annual book* and the 1st place of each category will also win great cash prizes.

Photographers can submit color and black and whithe images.

Submit your best photos and take part in the competition!

*After the announcement of the winners, these will be asked to submit a high-resolution file. Only those images for which a high-resolution file has been provided can be published in the book.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide photographers the opportunity to promote their photographs and to present their work among the best photographers to an international audience.

Why Enter

The winning entries awarded with gold, silver and bronze badges for each category will be presented in the Gallery of Winners, on Social Media and in the IMACRES Awards Annual book. The photographers will also receive the right to use the winner badge and certificate. The first place winner of each category will also win a cash prize (10% of the total entry fee for each 1st place winner)

How to Enter

  • All entries for the IMACRES Awards must be made
    via the online sublission form.
  • Participation is open to all photographers worldwide
  • Images can be in color or in black and white


Participants can add photos to 5 different categories.

  • Architectural Photography
  • Landscapes
  • People
  • Wildlife and Animals
  • Fine Art

Preparing the files:

  • images prepared for uploading must be 1200 pixels wide (longest side),
  • JPEG format (*.jpg or *.jpeg),
  • sRGB or Adobe98 colour space, 8-bit,
  • maximum file size 1MB,
  • do not include watermarks, borders* or signatures on your images (or your entry will be disqualified).

* except Polaroids and other traditional process photos where border is inherent part of the image.

Lelie by Beáta Kovács - Netherlands - www.beatakovacsart.com/
Photo by Beáta Kovács


EARLY BIRD Deadline: March 31, 2024

FINAL DEADLINE: September 30, 2024

Entry Fees

Early Bird: 8 EURO / Single Entry

Normal fee: 11 EURO / Single Entry

Winners Announcement

November 10, 2024

A volcano of colors by Veronika K Ko
Photo by Veronika K Ko