12 main nominations
change every year
8 additional nominations
Who can participate?
Any professional wedding photographer who is 18 years or older.
Sizes and formats
Everyone enjoys looking at beautiful shots in high quality. Please upload photos with a resolution of at least 1200 pixels on the longer side or bigger.
Original size photos are welcome.
How to take part?
You need to be a MyWed member to take part.
Sign Up on MyWed, upload 20 wedding photos and one wedding story (series of photos) to your portfolio and wait for the approval.
After the approval you will be able to send your photos and stories to the contest.
Already a member? Simply choose your photos from your portfolio.
Number of series and photos
You can submit just one photo for each nomination and one series for the “Photographer of the year” nomination. You can upload from 30 to 50 photos per one series.
$45 for all nominations. Free for MyWed Pro members.
Total prize fund: $6000 and Nikon D5 camera provided by our great sponsor – the Nikon company.
The winners of one shot nominations will receive $300.
The winner of the “Photographer of the year” nomination (the best series) will get the Nikon D5 camera.
What photos should be submitted?
— Wedding photos only (excluding the Engagement nomination).
— Note that a series must include photos taken at one wedding.
— A series has to contain no more than 10 photos from your assistants.
— Submit your 2016 – 2017 photos.
Other important things you need to know
By entering the contest you agree to all the rules above. You also guarantee that you are the author of all the photos that you submitted and no other third party has a grudge against them. The author of the photo is the person who held the camera and pressed the button.
What photos are forbidden?
— Do not submit photos with frames, huge watermarks or logos.
— Also do avoid pictures with diptychs, triptychs, multiple exposure, excessive post-production, design elements etc.
— Photos from workshops are not allowed.