What is the "Eyes of Alanya" Photo Competition

"Eyes of Alanya" Photo Contest, the aim of this competition is to better present Alanya seen from the individual perspective of each contestant to the visual world, to choose the best photographs that will be used to promote the city, to acquaint local and foreign tourists of Alanya’s natural beauty, history, cultural and traditional values. Moreover, to support photographers by arranging international exhibitions that will popularize the district and country, to advertise Alanya through presentations and social media.

When is the deadline for submissions?

Submissions close on October 30, 2022 at 23:59 (+3 GMT).

What are the prizes for the "Eyes of Alanya" Photo Contest?

Please click HERE to learn about our current offerings.

Does entering the competition transfer the rights to my image to anyone?

No. We champion the rights of photographers and maintain their rights over their own work. We are granted permission to feature and reproduce your images in our social media and for publicity regarding the Competition. No merchandising will be undertaken without first seeking permission from all parties.

Can I seek special assistance and help with my entries?

Yes. Contact info@eyesofalanya.com to seek special assistance in entering or for more information regarding accessibility.

Are there any age restrictions to the competition?

Yes. Each person who has reached the age of 18 on the application deadline can participate. Participants between the ages of 13 and 18 (who are not yet 18 years old) can participate in the "Junior" category of the competition with the permission of their parents.

How many photos can I send when applying?

Each participant may participate in the contest with a maximum of 4 (four) digital colour or black-and-white works.

When will I get informed about my progress in the competition?

After getting a confirmation email that your entry has been received to the address you provided. In the event that your photographs have won a prize we shall be in contact with you to the same address after the first and final round of judging has been completed respectively. Please ensure that emails from us do not end up in your Junk folder.

Will my personal information be kept safe?

We pride ourselves on our security and secure web build. All the data taken by entrants will be kept in accordance with the Data Protection Act and any breaches will be reported to those parties that are relevant at the soonest possible time.

Can I recommend the competition to a photography community?

Yes. We always love hearing from photography community, and your recommendation would be a valuable contribution for both parties. If you have any suggestions do get in contact with us at info@eyesofalanya.com at any time.

Can I view/edit my entries after I have made them?

No. Once a submission is made, it is final. To edit your entry form please email an amended one to info@eyesofalanya.com along with your entry number.