Welcome to the official Gomma Submissions Form.

Current contest open:

Gomma Black and White Awards 2024: 

Early Bird Deadline 06 March 2024.

Final Deadline 16 April 2024.

Thanks for supporting Gomma and its Projects.


Timezone for deadline is set at: UTC/GMT - 10 hours (Hawaii Standard Time)  


Gomma welcomes you to the 2024Gomma Black & White Awards submission form.

You can submit a minimum of 8 images from an unfinished, ongoing or completed project.  
     Any medium: analogue/ digital/ Polaroid/ Instagram.
     Any genre: portraiture/ documentary/ fine art/ street/ photojournalism/ conceptual/ landscape etc.

Fully AI-generated images are not allowed.

     1 | Submission guidelines:
     • 8 to 24 images at 72 dpi (JPGs: Greyscale or sRGB/ RGB duotone)    
     • Minimum 1500 pixels on the longest size.    
     • A short description of the work.     
     • An artist statement.  (optional)   
     • A short biography/ resume. (optional)   
• Please name your images as follow: Name-Surname-imageNumber.jpg - example: Eugene-Smith-01.Jpg, Eugene-Smith-02.Jpg ...

     2 | Brief FAQ:

  • Are multiple entries allowed? Yes, you are allowed to submit more than one entry, if the images are from different bodies of work.
  • Are AI generated images allowed? I'm afraid, they are not.
  • What type of work? Any genre. Documentary/ portraiture/ conceptual/ landscapes etc.
  • Can I submit fewer than 8 images? That wouldn't be possible. Minimum images requirement is 8.
  • Can I submit more than 24 images? Yes, you can submit more than 24 images for an extra fee.
  • I started this 'ongoing' project long time ago, can I still submit it? Yes, it does not matter when you started the work.
  • Is it possible to edit submissions? Editing submissions for Early Bird is only allowed up until 07 March 2024.
  • Do you accept joint submissions? Yes, if you create a work with another photographer you can submit jointly.
  • Is there an age limit? No. However, if you are under 18 please make sure the images are in line with current regulations.
  • Do I need to add captions/ titles for each image? No. Titles and captions are not compulsory.
  • When will the book be published? It will be launched in Winter 2024.

     3 | Deadlines:

Gomma Publishing Ltd