Terms & Conditions

Please read the Px3 terms and conditions before submitting your work to the photo competition.

Who is Eligable

The Px3 competition is open to any living photographer, 18 years of age or older, from any country. Professional photographers will be judged against other professionals and non-professionals against other non-professionals and students.

Entry Fees

All entries must include the appropriate entry fee payable to the Paris Photo Prize (Px3) in U.S. currency. Payment is done online when finishing the entry submission, either by Visa/Master or Paypal. All fees are non-refundable.

Who is Considered a Professional?

Photographers who earn, or have earned, the majority of their living from photography.

Identifying Marks & Signatures

No signature, stamp or any other identifying mark is allowed anywhere on the entry.


You may enter your work in as many categories as you see fit, however Px3 judges, jury or staff will not switch your entry into a different category on your behalf.


Photographers who submit their work in the Books category must adhere to the following guidelines:
1. Entries in this category must be submitted as series.
2. In addition to the online submission.

All submitted photographs must be taken in the last 5 years.

Use & Ownership of Images

Copyright and all other rights remain that of the photographer. Any photograph used by Px3 shall carry the photographer’s credit line. Use may include publication in any Px3 media sponsor publication. All entrants understand that any image submitted to the competition may be used by Px3 for marketing and promotional purposes including in any media such as exhibitions, print and digital media directly related to the Px3 competition, though there may not be monetary compensation.

By winning or placing in the competition you are agreeing to be included in the winners’ annual. Neither Paris Photo Prize, PX3., nor their associates, affiliates, or partners assume any responsibility for photos submitted in violation of competition rules or for those which violate copyright regulations. Px3 will investigate claims of copyright infringement to the best of its ability, and will remove and disqualify images that are clearly demonstrated to violate copyright and/or competition policies.

Px3 will act to maintain the integrity of the competition and its affiliated entities, but is not responsible for any damages resulting from images submitted in violation with rules and regulations.


By submitting an entry, you are agreeing to participate in this exclusive traveling exhibition for exposure and will not be receiving pecuniary compensation.

We Have No Obligation to Adjudicate IP Claims 

Claimants and users must understand that we are not an intellectual property tribunal. While we and our Designated Copyright Agent may in our discretion use the information provided in order to decide how to respond to infringement claims, we are not responsible for determining the merits of such claims. If a user responds to a claim of infringement by providing assurances that its content is not infringing, the user agrees that if we thereafter restore or maintain the content, the user will defend and hold us harmless from any resulting claims of infringement brought against us and our Designated Copyright Agent.