Photography Competition

WIN £2000 in photography equipment vouchers*

#ShutterCon2018 Photography Competition

Welcome to the #ShutterCon2018 Photography Competition, which aims to inspire and engage all photography enthusiasts across the UK with a somewhat unusual and industrial brief. There are four themes that entrants can submit for with a chance to WIN photography equipment vouchers*.


First Prize

£2000 in photography equipment vouchers*

Second Prize

£750 in photography equipment vouchers*

Third Prize

£250 in photography equipment vouchers*


#ShutterCon2018 competition themes

Put your own spin on the traditional imagery of the themes below and channel your creativity to capture a prize-winning picture!





How to enter




How to enter

  • Post your photo(s) on your blog or website with a 500-word (max) critique of your creative know-how including a link in the content to this competition page.
  • Share your content on social media platforms Twitter or Instagram with #ShutterCon2018 or alternatively email shuttercon2018@cmoltd.com with a link to your content.

Important bits!

Maximum one entry per theme for the following: Rooftops, Windows, Warmth, and Rain. Entry must feature on a separate page or blog post to allow us to divide entries between themes.

Entries close at midnight on Friday 10th August 2018 and the winner’s announcement will follow on Friday 24th August 2018, with the winner contacted via email or the social media site used to enter. T&Cs apply.

*Vouchers redeemable at CameraWorld only.

Competition examples





Meet our judges

Dr Eva Kalpadaki

Eva Kalpadaki is a fine art photographer born in Crete who moved to the UK on a Greek State Foundation Scholarship to gain her PhD in Arts and Communication at University of Creative Arts. Living and working in Brighton following the dual path of teaching photography and pursuing fine art photography, Eva Kalpadaki is known for creating diachronic images that prompt viewers to question what they are looking at and the very nature of photography. The Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2008 exhibition selected Eva to exhibit her work across various solo and group shows.

Jo Teasdale

Having recently been awarded a Fellowship from the Royal Photographic Society for her conceptual portfolio ‘The Factory’, Brighton-based Jo Teasdale has discovered her own styles and mediums throughout her artistic journey. Exhibiting at the Brighton Photo-Biennual Fringe Festival has placed Jo Teasdale on the map as a contemporary photographer to watch. As well as regular exhibitions, Jo has been published in British Life Portfolio, she has won ‘Living the View’ category of Landscape Photographer of the Year and has had images accepted by the London Salon of Photography, winning a Salon medal.

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