International Photography Awards™

Be awarded the coveted Lucie statue, receive global exposure and $22,500 in cash prizes. Submit your work today!


Final Submission Deadline: August 31, 2017

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2016 International Photography Award Winners


Marinka Masséus

Photographer of the Year

David Nam Lip Lee

Discovery of the Year

Lily Gilboy

Moving Image Photographer of the Year

Andrea Star Reese

Deeper Perspective Photographer of the Year

The 15th Annual Lucie Awards

The Lucie Awards is the premiere annual event honoring the greatest achievements in photography. The 15th Annual Lucie Awards will take place at Carnegie Hall in New York City, on October 29 2017.


Last year’s illustrious honorees included Simon Bruty, Anthony Hernandez, Nathan Lyons, Don McCullin, Graham Nash, Tsuneko Sasamoto, Rosalind Fox Solomon, and The Musée de l’Elysée.


2016 Best of Show Curator

SCOTT THODE is a Director at He is also an independent curator and editor. He co-curated with Kathy Ryan LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph 2015. He was the Visuals Editor for E.O. Wilson’s Life On Earth, a new and innovative Biology E-Text Book along with a new E-Text Book on Malaria. He was also the editor of VII The Magazine for three years. As a photographer Scott was the recipient of numerous photography awards and his work has been exhibited at Visa Pour L’Image in Perpignan, France, The Bienalle Internazionale di Fotografia in Turin, Italy and The Colonnade Gallery in Washington, D.C. Scott teaches at The School of Visual Arts. He participates in many photo symposia, workshops and judges numerous Photography Awards.

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