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Chance to Win $30,000
By Doing What You Love!

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Win $30,000 By Doing
What You Love!

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Chance to Win $30,000 By Doing What You Love!

Lensball just kicked off its first-ever International Photo Contest and the online photography community is abuzz!

This incredible photo contest is a chance to showcase your Lensball photography skills and win up to $30,000!

Here is all you need to know about the Lensball International Photo Contest:

  • The contest will run from March 1 to mid-June.
  • The contest has 4 rounds represented by different themes: Indoor, Night, Outdoor, and the Grand Finale round.
  • The best entries of each round will be chosen, totaling 100 top photos by the end of the contest. These top 100 photos will be narrowed down to the top 10, and then to the top 3, through a final round of community voting and assistance from our panel of expert judges.
  • The prizes are as follows: $5,000 for the photo that comes in third place, $15,000 for the photo that comes in second place, and $30,000 for the grand prize winner.
  • Participants may submit one photo per round.
  • Each person, participant and someone browsing the entries, can vote as many times as they would like to per round with only one vote allowed per unique entry.
  • Voting for several entries will ensure that there is an even and fair distribution of love and support.
  • In order to participate, one must possess a verified Lensball with proof of purchase if requested. Every participant must be 18 years old and above.

How Can I Win The Contest?

If you’re feeling intimidated by the experienced photographers that will be joining this contest, and you would love to receive some helpful tricks that can give you a winning chance, we’ve got you covered! Here are some tips on how you can increase your chances of winning and make your unique Lensball pictures stand out from the crowd:

1. Study The Art Of Lensball Photography

Lensball photography is super simple. All you need to do is place the Lensball in front of your camera and click!. But if you feel that this isn't enough, you can always improve your skills by checking out some of the incredible courses that we offer on our site! From the Ultimate Lensball Course to the Nights Eye Course, we have you covered. The courses are crafted by some of the most esteemed Lensball photographers in the industry, professional photographers Marvin Lei and Dan Clarke. Learn new tips and blow us away!

2. Practice Makes Perfect

Nothing enhances and develops your Lensball photography skills more than practice, practice, practice. Bring your Lensball with you wherever you go and take as many shots as you can! Make sure to capture diverse subjects and locations, so that you’ll be well-prepared for the different rounds of the contest!

3. Don’t Overthink It

Lensball is not about black-or-white, professional masterpieces. Lensball is about experiencing the magic of every moment and seeing every single thing through a new perspective - through your Lensball. The most important part of this contest is to have fun! Whether you’re a professional or a newbie, as long as you’re enjoying yourself and having fun, you have an equal chance of winning!

How Can I Submit My Photos?

You can submit your photo entries (one per round) during the photo submission period that takes place after the announcement of each theme. The photo submission period will last for three weeks after the official announcement of each round. Simply go to our Lensball photo contest page, click the “Upload Photo” button on the upper right-hand corner, fill out the form, and press submit. That’s it - you’re in!

Is It Too Late For Me To Join?

Not at all! The contest is still ongoing. Each round has three weeks within which you can submit your photos, so luckily, you still have time to purchase your own Lensball, register, take some practice shots, and win. Visit the contest page for more details. Good luck!

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Lensball welcomes community members from every part of the world to participate in our 2021 International Photography Contest.

A Lensball community member is defined as someone who has purchased and/or has received a verified Lensball.

All contest participants must be over 18 years old in order to participate.

Each round, contest participants will be allowed to submit ONE photo entry taken with their Lensball that they believe is their best photographic image, and which matches the theme of the month. Each round has a unique theme, and a defined start and end date. In total, contest participants may submit three photos altogether, one for each category.

Each voting round, contest participants have the opportunity to increase votes by sharing their photo and requesting votes from friends, community members, followers, etc. Each person, whether they are a contest participant, or just interested in browsing the submissions, has the ability to vote for each photo ONCE per round. There is no limit on the amount of votes as a whole per round, only limit to votes per unique photo (contest entry). By doing this, we ensure that we spread our love and support to all the numerous submissions that are sent in. Each voting period commences once the round of photo submissions has concluded, and lasts for a unique period of time.

All submission entries can be used by Lensball for commercial and marketing purposes related and unrelated to the contest itself. This includes, but is not limited to, features on our website and social media.

Lensball has the right to disqualify any contest participant if they do not meet contest criteria, including inability to provide original proof of purchase of their Lensball product(s). Lensball also reserves the right to disqualify any community-based votes if they have been found to be suspicious as a result of tampering, false votes or site manipulation (hacking).