Sharp Shots Photography Competitions for Kids & Teens

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Every month we run our #sharpshooter21 photography competitions for your chance to win a FREE photography workshop with us!


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RSPCA Young Photographers Awards (Under 18’s)

This competition is aimed at any young beginner, amateur or professional photographer with the intention of encouraging people to get into photography! There is a wide range of subject topics and age categories so there is something for everyone. This competition is open to anyone under 18 and you don’t even need to own a camera as they even have mobile phone photography categories. The closing date for this competition is 12pm on the 16th of August 2021, so grab your cameras and get snapping!

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Sony World Photography Awards – Youth Competition (12-19 Year Olds)

The World Photography Organisation has teamed up with Sony to bring this competition to the young people! There are different themes to enter, with each month providing a different theme. These include street, landscape, portraiture as well as many others! There are monthly winners from each theme as well as an overall winner who can win lots of Sony digital equipment!

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Insect Week Photography Competition (Under 18’s)

Insect Week runs from the 21st-27th of June and encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects! To celebrate this week they have set up a photography competition that is open to anyone of all ages and all abilities, they have an under and over-18 category. The theme of the competition is… you guessed it… insects! So grab your camera and head into your garden, or anywhere else plentiful of insects, and take some great shots! The competition is now open, with the deadline being the 31st of October.

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Haddenham Rotary Young Photographer Competition 2021 (7-10, 11-14, 15-18 year old age categories)

The theme for this competition is ‘still life’ is it caters for many ages with its three age groups. Please note that your age group will be the age you will be on August 31st 2021. The theme is vast and allows for much of your own creativity to put into place. You can get creative with everyday objects, or even venture out a bit further with self-made objects! These can include anything from plants and sculptures to lamps or household tools. The deadline for this competition will be the 31st of July.

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Wild Surrey Art & Photography Competition (6-12 years old and 13-17 years old)

The Wild Surrey Art & Photography competition for 2021/2022 is finally back after being postponed last year due to the pandemic! The brief for this competition is to intrigue the viewer with photos of animals, landscapes and even insects! The aim of this competition is to show your creativity and love for photography, whilst also influencing others to help protect the environment and our beautiful nature, The winner of each age group will receive a cash prize as well as extras and a certificate. The opening date for this competition is the 1st of September 2021, with the closing date being the 1st of March. So grab your cameras and explore the nature around you!

For more information about this competition, click here!

RHS Photographic Competition 2022 (Under 11s and 11-17 years old)

The Royal Horticultural Society is hosting their competition to encourage people to get out into their garden and wildlife and to take some photos! There is a wide range of categories to enter, including wildlife, plants, macro and many more. The first prize winner in both age categories can win a £150 voucher to spend at Wex photographic.

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