Deadline: 31 January 2019
Open to: anyone
Benefits: a photography trip, up to USD 10,000 to a destination of their choice for themselves and a friend to the overall winner
Receiving 80,000 entries worldwide from 170 countries last year, the Urban Photographer of the Year is the world’s largest urban photography competition.
The contest is open to anyone.
The overall UPOTY competition winner will receive a photography trip of a lifetime, up to USD 10,000, to a destination of their choice for themselves and a friend. Previous winners have visited locations including Turkey, Morocco, Bhutan, and Namibia.
Regional winners will be awarded up to USD 1,000 worth of photography equipment each. There will be three regional winners, one for each region – Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Asia Pacific and America.
A new category, there will be one Instagram winner to win a GoPro kit. To be entered in the Instagram category, your picture must be uploaded onto CBRE’s Instagram page.
Hourly prizes will be rewarded to the 24 standout images representing each hour of the day. Each hourly winner will be awarded a compact and protective shoulder bag that can easily hold a compact camera plus accessories to ensure you are ready to capture photos on the go.
How to apply?
For more information, please visit the official webpage.