Join FotoMarathon 2021 for free

It is free to participate in the FotoMarathon, but you must register to get your participant number and be able to win a prize.

Registration closes when the competition begins on Saturday, August 28 at 10:00 am. So you may register right up until the competition begins.

What is FotoMarathon

FotoMarathon is Denmark's largest and funniest photo competition, for anyone who loves to take a picture with a digital camera or mobile phone.

The competition is about interpreting 6, 12 or 24 topics, in 6, 12 or 24 photos, within 6, 12 or 24 hours. FotoMarathon is a photo contest for the "raw photography." That is, a photograph that has not been finished.

Participant information

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Prizes

There are great prizes for the best series in the 6, 12 and 24 Hours competition. In addition, there is a prize for selected items.

The prize list is on its way…

6 Hours Photo Marathon

The six-hour Photo Marathon starts saturday, August 28 at 10:00 am.
The competition lasts for 6 hours. When the competition begins, you will receive 6 topics that you must photograph in sequence. The topics will be published on PhotoMarathon's website, facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.

You need to take a picture for each topic and it is important to make the best photo series in 6 pictures. There is a prize for the top three series and for selected items.

The last picture must be taken before 4:00 pm
You complete the competition by submitting (uploading) the 6 images to the Photo Marathon. You must submit your photos from 2:00 pm. to 6:00 pm Photos submitted after 6:00 pm, will be withdrawn from the competition.
Link to upload is provided at the start of the competition.

12 Hours Photo Marathon

The 12-hour Photo Marathon starts Saturday August 28 at 10:00 am.
The competition lasts for 12 hours. When the competition begins, you will receive 6 topics that you must photograph in sequence. After 6 hours you get 6 new items. The topics will be published on PhotoMarathon's website, facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.

You need to take a picture for each topic and it is important to make the best photo series in 12 pictures. There is a prize for the top three series and for selected items.

The last picture must be taken before 10:00 pm.
You complete the competition by submitting (uploading) the 12 images to the FotoMarathon. You must submit your photos from 8 pm. to 12:00 pm. Photos submitted after 12:00 pm, will be withdrawn from the competition.
Link to upload is provided at the start of the competition.

24 Hours Photo Marathon

The 24-hour Photo Marathon starts Saturday, August 28 at 10:00 am.
The competition lasts for 24 hours. When the competition begins, you will receive 6 topics that you must photograph in sequence. Every six hours you get 6 new items. The topics will be published on PhotoMarathon's website, facebook page, Instagram and Twitter.

You need to take a picture for each topic and it is important to make the best photo series in 24 pictures. There is a prize for the top three series and for selected items.

The last picture must be taken before Sunday, August 29 at 10:00 am.
You complete the competition by submitting (uploading) the 24 images to the Photo Marathon. You must submit your photos on Sunday, August 30, from 8:00 am to 12:00. Photos submitted after 12.00, will be withdrawn from the competition.
Link to upload is provided at the start of the competition.

The topic competition

The subject competition is common to the participants in the 6, 12 and 24 hour competition. Here there is a prize for the best picture among selected topics. You must complete the 6, 12 or 24 hour competition to participate in the subject competition.

Competition rules and conditions for participation

We would highly recommend that you read the Competition Rules and Terms of Participation in the Photo Marathon before the competition. They are being updated for this year's competition. See the rules here.