Ready to become an award winning photographer?

Ready to become an award winning photographer?

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Portrait photography contest

Portrait photography contest

The Unlike Portrait Awards is an annual photo contest for talented portrait photographers from all corners of the world. With 24 awards, 8 different categories and 4 specialised jury members, the organisation rewards the best and brightest professionals. You can now register for our annual 2021 edition.

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Our mission is to connect portrait photographers and tell their stories.

Our mission is to connect portrait photographers and tell their stories.

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Portrait awards

Portrait awards

Winning an award can be life changing for a portrait photographer. Every year we present 24 awards in 8 different categories. Our concrete awards are created by world-renowned artist and designer Pavel Yurkov. The Lubitel 166 is an analogue masterpiece and stands for simplicity and unlimited creative possibilities.

Small award big impact

Small award big impact

By joining the competition, you help realising a hospital in the middle of the Amazon rainforest and providing care to people in the most remote, poorest and unstable area of Ecuador.

Photographers saving lives

Photographers saving lives

We partnered with the Quina Care Foundation, a non profit organisation that aims to improve medical health care in Putumayo. By joining the competition, you help realising a hospital in the middle of the Amazon rainforest providing care to people in the most remote, poorest and unstable area of Ecuador.

Looking for the best photographer?

Looking for the best photographer?

Check out the photographers participating in the prestigious Unlike Portrait Awards.

Why enter our portrait photography contest?

Why enter our portrait photography contest?

Are you ready to become an award-winning portrait photographer? Are you ready to boost your career? Are you ready for more clients, direction, inspiration, skills, exposure and recognition? Are you ready to enter the Unlike Portrait awards?

Read the story of Vladimir

Read the story of Vladimir

"It is very valuable to me because I later saw my father’s eyes in this man. There is something very resigned about him. There is peace of mind, which I really like."

Our jury

Our jury

Reviews

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