Welcome to the inaugural Photobox Instagram Photography Awards (PIPAs) - a celebration of the best photography posted onto the world's favourite photo-sharing social network.
Brought to you by Photobox, Europe's largest photographic community, we're on the hunt to unearth stunning photography that celebrates the beauty in the everyday.
Open to all and free to enter for anyone who has posted a picture on Instagram over the past 12 months, we're calling for submissions across ten categories ranging from fashion to festivals; family to fitness, nature to #nofilter; art to abstract and landscapes to #love.
A panel of industry-leading judges and influencers will award £5000 to the overall 'Instagram Photograph of the Year' winner, with an additional £500 awarded for each of the ten category winners.
To enter the competition tag your best photo/s #THEPIPAS2018 and we'll do the rest - it's as easy as that.
The winners will be announced at a glitzy awards ceremony in London on Wednesday 3rd October 2018.
PIPA Launch / submission window open: Tuesday 24th July 2018
Submission window closed: Midnight 14th August 2018
Judging takes place: 15th August–2nd September 2018
Exhibition & winner’s announcements: 3rd October 2018