Photography Competition 2017

Welcome to Southwold Arts Festival Photography Competition 2017

If you love Southwold and have an interest in photography this free to enter competition is for you. Send us your photos of any subject which is within Southwold Town boundary.

There are two age groups, under 16’s and 16 and over on the 1st January 2017. We have some great prizes and the winners will be chosen by our panel of judges; [Stephen Wolfenden (photographer), Sarah Groves (content manager Adnams) and Mary Gundry (Suffolk artist)]. First prize in each group will be Fuji Instax instant cameras.

The second placed person in each group will receive Viking 8x40 binoculars and the third placed person in each group Pentax 8x21 compact binoculars.

The above prizes are being generously provided by Wells of Southwold.

To enter the competition you must complete an entry form accompanied by your photo(s) to or posted or delivered in person to Wells of Southwold before midnight Wednesday 31 May 2017. Download and complete the Photography Competition Entry Form ( the form also includes a photograph release form that must be signed if the image includes people prominently within it)

Terms and conditions: Photography Competition Terms and Conditions. (Updated - 8th April 2017)

Have fun and we look forward to receiving your images.

2016's Winners, Runner-Ups and 3rd Placed Entries

16 and Over Category

"View of town from Southwold Harbour"

Gary Broughton

"Lighthouse and Moon"

Martin Goodchild

"Time for us"

Julie Stringer

Under 16s Category

"Southwold Seafront"

Charlie Cooper

"Miss Behaviour"

Ella May Miller

"Seagulls Love Southwold"

Daisy Pearson