Challenges

Inspired by...

Shoot in January

Submit by February 1

Features announced
February 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

new beginnings
word of the year
resolutions
people in your life

Example Technical Photo Skill

long exposure

Pantone COTY

Shoot in February

Submit by March 1

Features announced
March 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

holi powder
paint
water

Example Technical Photo Skill

OCF stop action
OCF freeze mode

Elements

Shoot in March

Submit by April 1

Features announced
April 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

nature
Earth Day

Example Technical Photo Skill

forced perspective

Reflections

Shoot in April

Submit by May 1

Features announced
May 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

imagination

Example Technical Photo Skill

shooting with reflections

National Donut Day

Shoot in May

Submit by June 1

Features announced
June 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

Instagram holiday

Example Technical Photo Skill

negative space

Bold

Shoot in June

Submit by July 1

Features announced
July 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

4th of July

Example Technical Photo Skill

hard lighting
lines & patterns
contrast

Humor

Shoot in July

Submit by August 1

Features announced
August 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

non-conventional sports
(juggling, bowling, chess, quiz bowl, parkour, freesbee golf, trampoline, quidditch, martial arts, table tennis, billards, pickleball)

Example Technical Photo Skill

make it fun & cool

Makeup

Shoot in August

Submit by September 1

Features announced
September 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

themed makeup

Example Technical Photo Skill

fill the frame

Fashion

Shoot in September

Submit by October 1

Features announced
October 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

flower power

Example Technical Photo Skill

compositional shadows

Video Submission

Shoot in October

Submit by November 1

Features announced
November 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

TikTok trends

Example Technical Photo Skill

video

Shoot at Night

Shoot in November

Submit by December 1

Features announced
December 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

"graceful"

Example Technical Photo Skill

light painting

Color Harmony

Shoot in December

Submit by January 1

Features announced
January 5

Inspiration & Skills

Example Concept Ideas

fine art

Example Technical Photo Skill

Rembrandt lighting