Lemonade and Lenses Contests

Lemonade and Lenses is proud to hold multiple contests throughout the year to allow photographers from all over the world the chance to have recognition in their craft.  Below you will see three categories for the three types of contests we hold  as well as more details on each.  Please pay attention the the left side bar of each contest to see if the contest is currently open or closed.

Every other month Lemonade + Lenses holds a contest to determine what the cover of a future issue will be.  Below you will find all the information you need yo know on how the contest works, the dates involved, and tips on submitting.  Please be kind and read below before submitting an image or asking a question.  You never know, your question could be answered below. We look forward to seeing your images!

Next Issue’s Contest starts 7/1

Details and Rules

Only ONE entry per photography business is allowed to be submitted
Please make sure your image goes along with what niche the issue is. This issue is our Wedding + Engagement Issue.
The contest will run from May 3rd – May 10th
Your image may not contain a watermark and must be appropriate.
Your image must be a VERTICAL image and sized to 8.5×11 inches at 72dpi.
Please DO NOT send in high-res images.
You are only allowed to submit an image you own full copyright to and that has not been taken on a commercial shoot or during a workshop, as these images are not eligible to be entered.

All images that do not follow the above requirements will instantly be disregarded, so please take the time to make sure everything is correct.
By voluntarily submitting an image to Lemonade and Lenses, LLC, you understand that your image might be shared publicly on our Facebook page, on our blog, or used as the cover image for a Lemonade and Lenses Issue.
You also understand and agree that the winning cover image is also used, as in the cover design, for promotional material for Lemonade and Lenses.
Photos, text, business names, and any and all other items sent in remain the property of the their respective owners.

How To Enter

To enter your image please send the following to the provided email: Contest@LemonadeAndLenses.com

Your full name
Your business name
Website URL
Facebook URL
Instagram URL
Your image sized to 8.5×11 inches at 72dpi
Please name your image file after your actual name, NOT YOUR BUSINESS NAME.

Please note we do not require a model release to be sent in at the time of submission, but all winners will be required to show proof of this.  Pets, still life, and images that do not show a face will not be required to show a proof of a model release.

Winner, Prizes, & Honorable Mentions

The winner of our cover contest will be contacted via email well in advance of the issue’s release.  The winner will then have up to THREE business days to provide the high-res copy of the image and their model release (as needed).  The winner will receive recognition in that issue and a copy of the issue in digital form.  Honorable Mentions will be posted on our Facebook page at a later date and will not be contacted via email.