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This competition is open to photographers worldwide – professionals, amateurs, and students. Multiple entries welcome.

Submissions must “capture an Italian moment" anywhere in the world, but can otherwise be about anyone and anything (see past winners).

Submission Criteria, submissions must 
• Be original photographic works.
• Be in high-resolution (300 ppi), digital format (jpeg, eps or tiff), a minimum of 10 cm (4 inches) on the shorter side, ideally not exceed 2 MB in total capacity.
• Have a title.
• Be identified only by their title, appearing in the filename.
• Not bear any signatures, stamps, watermarks, copyright marks, or any other identifying symbols.

Submissions can be in colour or black and white.

Entry Fee
$20.00 per submission, non-refundable.

This year’s edition of the Accenti Photo Contest is closed. Our thanks go out to all the participants. The deadline for next year’s contest will be announced soon. To stay up to date, register to receive the Accenti Newsletter.

Winners are chosen by blind judging. Four finalists make the shortlist, from which the judges choose the winner. The judges’ names are announced with the winners.

Announcement of Results
The winners will be announced in December.

Top prize: $1000.00 (CDN) and publication in Accenti.
Three runner-up prizes: $100.00 (CDN) each and publication in Accenti.

How to Submit
Each submission must be accompanied by a duly completed entry form and the entry fee.

Click HERE to enter.


Submissions that are deemed defamatory or that promote violence, hate or intolerance against an individual or an identifiable group, that are objectionable, offensive or are otherwise devoid of artistic merit will be eliminated.


Please write to: accenti@accenti.ca