one day in venezia photo contest - photo of Venice Italy

One Day in Venezia,
the Venice photo competition:
every month a new international
for aspiring / amateur photographers!
Show us Venice Italy through your eyes: you could win monthly prizes, a fabulous vacation, and your own solo show in an art gallery.

If you love photography, have visited Venezia in any year and season, and took good pictures…  Enter your Venice photos to this very special contest: do it for fun, for the chance to win a vacation in Venice, or as a dream opportunity if you are an aspiring photographer! (this will provide you with a new line to add to your resume btw…)

This very special competition is open to all aspiring and amateur photographers.
Listed as one of the top 10 things to do in Venice.

Needless to say, the theme of Venice photos contest is… the most beautiful city in the world!

Shots of your favorite places, or hidden spots, details, views, Carnival, gondolas, lights, colors, or anything else that grabbed your attention and you would have wished to take home with you? what you’ll never forget about this journey?  Make the most out of your travel pictures! 

The 2nd edition of the contest has just closed:

we are now accepting photos for the 3rd edition (2017-2018)

Every day you can submit your best photos of Venice.
The earlier you enter them, the better,
as the monthly awarded photographers will compete for the Grand Prize:
2 days in Venice Italy for 2, and your solo show in an art gallery, also in Venezia!

The Jury‘s decision on all matters relating to the competition is final.

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Discover Our Partners – Offering  You An Unforgettable Staying!

Hotel Metropole, Hilton Molino Stucky Venice, Cipriani Harry’s Bar Venezia, Gran Caffè Quadri Alajmo, Ristorante da Ivo, Consorzio Venice Water Taxi, and more, are partners of One Day in Venezia. The Grand Winner will be given the best of the local luxury hospitality in 2 fabulous days of vacation in VeniceThe lucky (and clever) winner photographer may decide to give the 2 nights staying, dinners and gondola tour as a present to someone else; the right to the solo show is personal.
(“And what about the trip?” you may ask.  Good news! The final prize includes the connection between Venice Italy and the closest “hub” in your country) 

How to apply to the One Day in Venezia photo contest ? Only via this website.

Press the button, register, and submit your photos (you will be prompted to upload them one by one).

You are a few clicks away!

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Who will be the next monthly winners? and the final Grand Winner? The 3rd edition is open…

The 2nd edition’s Grand Winner is Tatiana Lazareva, from Russia! Here receiving her prize in Venice last December.

oh btw we had 3 special winners in addition to the monthly winners (see the Winners page):

Back to the current edition… Who won past month’s competition?


Two ex aequo winners in January 2018! (details on The Winners page)


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Who will be the next winner?
It could be you!

And let us remind you of the 1st edition’s Grand Winner, Annik Susemihl (Germany).  Receiving the One Day In Venezia Photo Contest award has encouraged her to enthusiastically pursuing her dream of becoming a semiprofessional photographer. A fan of the Venice Carnival! Had her very own solo show with us, and has been then invited to take part to photo shows, and requested to publish a Venice photo calendar of her own by a German publisher. Well done, Annik!

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The preview of the group show 
was held at the Hilton Molino Stucky Venice.  How exciting! 

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Any photographer can submit Venice photos monthly, at a cost of 10 euros for the first entry and 5 euros per each extra entry. We accept Paypal and Alipay. You can upload photos after registering here.

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Winners to be announced on day 1 (or little later! sorry) of every month.
Entries can be resubmitted in subsequent months, with the same photo or new ones, with a discounted fee.
EVERY submitted photo will get exposure at Giudecca 795. Yes, just by submitting to the One Day In Venezia contest, your work will be displayed in the art gallery on an electronic display which will feature all of each month’s submissions.

Twelve winners will be selected – one per month – to have their work produced as a high quality print, and displayed in a group show of the twelve winners, hosted for free at the Gallery

The 12 winning Venice photos will also be published in a calendar, with great international exposure
Each of the monthly winners has the potential to win ONE YEARLY GRAND PRIZE including the above, plus in addition:

    • a solo show at the Giudecca 795 Art Gallery;
    • a two-night staying for two at  5 star  Hotel Metropolea few meters fromSt.Mark’s Square, in Riva degli Schiavoni
    • a dinner for two at the prestigious Harry’s Bar by Arrigo Cipriani;
    • an aperif for two in St.Mark’s Square at the historical Grancaffè Quadri;
    • a lunch or dinner for two at Ristorante Da Ivo;
    • (if open in season) an aperitif at the Harry’s Dolci in Giudecca;
    • (if open in season) NEW – access to a typical “hut” on the Lido beach;
    • a gondola tour for two(weather conditions permitting)
    • and more to come!!


Dates of the stayings and shows to be agreed upon availability.

(If you submit a group of images each month, your entire collection of submissions will be displayed, creating your own show of your work among that month’s entries.)

The entry fee is only 10 euros for registration and 1 submitted photo; only 5 euros for each extra submitted pic. The fees contribute to the costs of organization and exhibition, and helps underwrite art projects in Venice.

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>> Register here <<

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One Day In Venezia photocontest is listed on Photo Contest GURU – Photography Competitions Directory