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IET International Engineering Photography Competition

A new photography competition capturing the creative and progressive face of engineering and engineers



Here are some of our frequently asked questions. If your question is not listed below, please email us at


Q. How do I enter?

A. To find out how to enter, visit our How to enter page.


Q. How many images can I upload?

A. Entrants can enter a maximum of 5 images across any of the 5 categories.


Q. What size do the images need to be?

A. All images must be no more than 50MB - 300 dpi.


Q. Do I need a specific type of camera?

A. No! You can use any type from DSLR cameras to smartphone cameras, as long as the quality and sizing meets the requirements.


Q. Do I need to take a brand new photo?

A. No you do not have to. If you have already taken an inspiring photo showcasing the changing face of engineering, you are welcome to submit it. However, we do encourage that they are no older than 3 years from the closing date (which would be 31 August 2014).


Q. Can I use someone else's photo?

A. No, all photos you submit must be your own and be taken by you. For the youth categories, the entrant is permitted to have parents/guardians assist them.


Q. Can I edit my photo before submitting?

A. Absolutely! Small edits and adjustments such as brightening or removing spots and scratches are acceptable.