How to enter

How to enter the 2022 Contest

From 1 December 12.00 (noon) CET, you can enter the 2022 World Press Photo Contest following these steps:

  1. Create your personal Picter account (details about this will be given on 1 December). If you have entered the Photo Contest before, please log-in using your log-in details.
  2. On Picter, register for the 2022 World Press Photo Contest. This requires your personal data as well as your proof of professional status. You can register until 11 January 2022, 12.00 (noon) CET. If you’re a new entrant (not entered in the last 3 years), your registration will be reviewed to ensure compliance with our entry rules. We reserve the right to ask for additional information to help clarify your professional status.
  3. While your registration is under review, you can already upload your work, add captions, metadata, and other information.
  4. The deadline to submit your entry is 11 January 2022, 12.00 (noon) CET. Until the deadline, you can always log back into your account and edit your submission. After editing, make sure to resubmit your entry so it will be seen by the jury.
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