The Big 12 Photography Competition 2016

Written by: Conor Finnegan


Aspects of County Armagh

Lights, camera, action! Calling all shutterbugs and photography enthusiasts – Instant Print NI is thrilled to announce our inaugural photography competition, where creativity meets capture, and every snapshot tells a story. With 12 coveted spots up for grabs, this is your chance to showcase your talent, share your perspective, and maybe even snag some sweet prizes along the way.

At Instant Print NI, we're passionate about the power of photography to inspire, evoke emotions, and spark connections. Whether you're a seasoned pro or an aspiring artist armed with nothing but a smartphone, we believe that everyone has a unique vision worth sharing. That's why we're inviting photographers of all skill levels to join us on this creative journey.

Have your Photograph published in the 2016 Instant Print Calendar

Instant Print are running a competition that will allow our fans the chance to be apart of the 2016 Instant Print Calendar. We are seeking photographic entries for our 2016 annual calendar that capture aspects of County. Armagh. All you have to do is take a photo a place or object in Co. Armagh and send us the image. Winners will be notified by 5th October 2015, so Good Luck to all entries!

First Prize

  • £100 Cash
  • Your image professionally printed onto A3 box canvas
  • 50 x A6 Christmas Cards
  • Plus the front cover specially reserved for your image

Second Prize

  • £50 Cash
  • Your image professionally printed onto A3 box canvas
  • Plus 30 x A6 Christmas Cards

Third Prize

  • £25 Cash
  • Plus 30 x A6 Christmas Cards

Other Entries

  • 30 x A6 Christmas Cards for the remaining 9 images selected for the calendar

Ready to throw your hat in the ring?

Here's how to get started:

  1. Select your best photographs – the ones that speak to you, move you, and make you feel alive.
  2. Visit our website at to submit your entries.
  3. Sit back, relax, and wait for the magic to happen. Our panel of judges will carefully review each submission and select the top 12 winners.

And remember – there's no such thing as a "bad" photograph. Every image has the potential to inspire, evoke emotions, and tell a story. So, whether you're capturing the beauty of nature, the hustle and bustle of city life, or the quiet moments in between, we want to see your perspective. After all, photography is about more than just what you see – it's about how you see it.

So, what are you waiting for? Grab your camera, embrace your creativity, and let your imagination run wild. The world is your canvas – it's time to paint it with light.