Greeka Photo Contest

Welcome to Greeka Photo Contest 2020!

Discover: Prizes | Previous Winners | General Information | Terms & Conditions

Entering the contest is super easy. You only have to follow 3 simple steps:

STEP 1:
Register in the Greeka Community or log in if you already have one.

STEP 2:
Upload your photos of Greece and the Greek islands via your member account in the Greeka community.

STEP 3:
Share at least one of your photos on Facebook and invite your friends to participate in Greeka Photo Contest 2020 (There is a "share" button for each uploaded post or photo at the bottom of the photo together with the other social media buttons) or upload on Instagram at least one of your photos and tag @greekacom.

This is it! Now, you take part in the coolest Greek travel photo contest and get the chance to win amazing prizes!

END DATE: October 2020, 31st

This year’s prizes include:
- 4-night stays for 2 in luxurious hotels in the Greek islands plus return ferry tickets from Athens
- Photo cameras
- Books
- Calendars

Members’ photos are uploaded on a daily basis. You can view the latest photos in our community and in our photo galleries!

Don’t lose any time! Take part in Greeka Photo Contest now!

Discover our main sponsor:
Photo contest sponsor

 

Prizes of the contests

Best photo of 2020: Choice of Greeka's jury

A Hotel Mykonos

Holiday in Mykonos

4 NIGHTS IN MYKONOS AT A HOTEL BY MYKONOS ARHONTIKO
For: 2 people + return ferry tickets with Blue Star Ferries (Athens > Mykonos > Athens)
Visit www.ahotelmykonos.com

The winner will have to choose any low season date in April, May, September or October 2021 (except for Greek Easter, First May Holiday or the weekend of Holy Spirit). Winner must inform us of their traveling dates at least 2 months before in order to make the reservation.

 

Best 20 photos of 2020 voted by Greeka's community members

Plaza Beach in Naxos

1st Prize: Holiday in Naxos

4 NIGHTS IN NAXOS AT PLAZA BEACH HOTEL
for 2 people + return ferry tickets with Blue Star Ferries (Athens > Naxos > Athens)
Visit www.plazabeachhotel.gr

The winners will have to choose any low season date in May, June or September 2021 (except for Greek Easter, First May Holiday or the weekend of Holy Spirit). Winners must inform us of their traveling dates at least 2 months before in order to make the reservation.

Delfino Blu in Corfu

2nd Prize: Holiday in Corfu

4 NIGHTS IN CORFU AT DELFINO BLU BOUTIQUE HOTEL
For 2 people
Visit www.delfinoblu.gr

The winners will have to choose any low season date in May, June or September 2021 (except for Greek Easter, First May Holiday or the weekend of Holy Spirit). Winners must inform us of their traveling dates at least 3 months before in order to make the reservation.

Canon EOS 700D

3rd Prize: Canon Eos 700D

EOS 700D
If the camera is not in the market anymore when the results are announced, we will send you an equivalent camera.

Greeka Calendar 2020

All winners: Greeka Calendar 2021

Calendar of Greece 2021 with photos of previous years' winners.
View 2019 winners.

 

Winners of previous photo contests

 

General info about our Photo Contest

Theme

The theme of our photo contest is, of course, Greece and the Greek Islands.

Deadline

You can upload your photos until October 31st, 2020. Any photo uploaded after this date will take part in next year's contest.

Participants

Everybody can participate in the Greece Photo contest, it is free. All you need is to register in Greeka Community. Registration is free. You can register from our community or any other page of Greeka. You do not need to be a professional or expert photographer to take part! All chances are given equally!

How to participate

Log in your account in Greeka Community, or register first if you do not have an account.
1) Upload your photos by creating a new post. You can upload as many photos as you want. Just submit your photo with a location and sub-location.
2) Share at least one of your posts or photos on Facebook. There is a special "share" button for each uploaded post or photo.

We do not accept pictures by mail. All photos must have been uploaded in our Community to participate in the photo contest and must be related to Greece and the Greek islands.

Getting the results

The results of our Photo Contest are announced around Christmas every year. Once participation ends at the end of October, we need about two months time to get the results.
A couple of weeks after the contest ends, members are asked to decide which of their pictures they wish to participate. They can select these pictures according to comments and ratings or they can just select their favorite pictures among all photos that they have uploaded in their account from November 1st, 2018.
Then, the team of Greeka.com will choose the top 100 among all the selected pictures of the members. After that, an invitation will be sent to members in order to "like" their top pictures among these 100 that were selected by Greeka.
The top 20 photos will be based on the number of likes. Members will be givem some weeks in order to vote. This year, all members can vote, therefore, you can inform your friends and familly to like your photo, if it has been selected in top 100.

What kind of photos to upload

All kind of photos: from landscapes and portraits to black and white. We will not accept photo compositions (patchwork) made with photo editors. But you can edit your photos as for levels, saturation, HDR, etc

Why are you organizing an annual contest?

Just for fun! We think it is very interesting to share holiday photos and show Greece from the visitor's point of view.

 

Terms and conditions

  • - After the contest ends, members will be asked to choose which photos they want to participate, among all the photos that they uploaded this year. They can choose these photos with various criteria, for example depending on which photos had most likes or comments, which are their favorite or which photos may have most possibilities to win. After that, the team of Greeka.com will choose the top 100 among the selected photos of the members. Then, a mail will be sent to members to vote their favorite among the top 100 photos that Greeka selected.
    This year, all members can vote, therefore, you can inform your friends and familly to like your photo, if it has been selected in top 100.
  • - There are no limited or maximum submissions. You can upload as many photos as you wish.
  • - Do not watermark or place any other distinguishing mark (i.e. name, copyright) on the photo, unless this mark is really small.
  • - Each member can receive a single award.
  • - You must be the copyright holder of the photograph in order to take part in the contest.
  • - Uploading photos in our website do not mean that you lose the copyright. You are always the copyright holder of the photo. Greeka can use the photos uploaded in the member's section for no other reason than promoting this photo contest in newsletters or social media, but still, it will be evident that this photo belongs to the member who uploaded it.
  • - Last minute rules and restrictions may come up without prior notice if we think it is necessary.
  • - Greeka.com takes care of all the details as for making the hotel reservation for the winner and booking the ferry tickets. Once a booking is confirmed, there can be no cancellations or changes.