Our terms reflect the wishes of the community and are photographer friendly.

Our terms reflect the wishes of the community and are photographer friendly.

The copyright remains with the participating photographer and the submitted photos are only published in direct relation to the competition.

FAQ

FAQ

The Unlike Portrait Awards is a photo competition for talented portrait photographers. On this page you will find an overview of the frequently asked questions (FAQ) about the UPA. If you have any further questions, please let us know (staff@unlike-awards.com)

Page

Page

Each participant will receive a (optional) profile page on our website. Our website is the place where future customers are inspired and search for talented portrait photographers in their area.

Calendar

Calendar

All participants receive our annual social media calendar. The content calendar is an annual overview and weekly planner containing 365 inspiring social media posts. Every day of the week has a separate column with a suggestion, tailored to your target group. Our content calendar is tailored to the needs of portrait photographers and eliminates aimless scrolling and random photo posting. The calendar helps you set goals, saves time and inspires your customers.

Poster

Poster

All participants of the Unlike Portrait Awards will receive a personalized award poster (digital) and social media package. Show the world your passion and dedication.

Eligibility

Eligibility

The Unlike Portrait Awards is open to all professional and amateur photographers with a minimum age of 18 years. Minors (persons under the age of 18) are not eligible to use the website unsupervised and we ask minors do not register.

Deadline

Deadline

You can only participate in the UPA by filling in the registration form on our website between 01/12/20 and 30/11/21.

Images

Images

The portraits are submitted in JPG format with a minimum of 1000 pixels on the long side and a maximum file size of 4MB.

Jury

Jury

Our jury consists of renowned portrait photographers. All portraits are judged on technique, expression, lighting, composition and originality.

Copyrights

Copyrights

Our terms reflect the wishes of the community and are photographer friendly. Copyright remains with the photographer at all times. We use an attribution.

Post-processing

Post-processing

Post-processing is allowed, but placing a watermark, signature or text is not. Image merging is only allowed in the newborn category.

No fees

No fees

No matter where you from and who you are, when it comes to recognizing talent everybody deserves the same opportunities. The Unlike Portrait Awards is open and accessible to all portrait photographers. We don’t charge any fees but do ask for a donation. Know it’s greatly appreciated, it helps us cover the costs and keep going forward.

Terms

Terms

Our terms and conditions are honest and clear, without difficult language. If you want to read our terms and conditions, please click here.

Eight categories.

Eight categories.

Now open for submissions.

Why join?

Why join?

Our mission is to promote the work of talented portrait photographers by showing their work, telling their stories and providing them with educational content. All participants will receive acces to our online meetups, an personalised award poster, certificate, profile page and the Unlike Portrait Awards social media calendar. Tuned to the latest social media trends of 2021, it's packed to the brim with posts, tactics and quotes to get you going.

UPA social media Calendar mockup