Picfair in partnership with New African is delighted to host the #CelebrateAfrica photo competition sponsored by Canon shining a light on the visual diversity of the most varied continent on earth. Open to residents of any African country until 15th April, winners will receive an array of Canon prizes, from holidays to DSLR cameras to expert workshops.

Image Categories

  • People

    Whether it be a family member or an entrepreneur. Young or old. Rich or poor, yet resourceful. The more we examine our people, the more we appreciate our culture, talent, our struggles and our progress.
  • Nature

    The beauty of our land and the wildlife that occupy it. Visitors travel from all over, to enjoy what we have. Submit an image that celebrates our landscape and wildlife.
  • City Life

    The new us. Modern, contemporary and ready to take centre stage in the world. Capture the new Africa through its cities and modern skyscrapers, the movers and shakers and the dynamic city nightlife.

How to enter

Entrants must sign up to the Picfair platform in order to submit their images for the competition:
  • 1

    Sign up to Picfair and proceed to the Upload page

  • 2

    Upload images and fill out all necessary fields

  • 3

    You must include ‘#CelebrateAfrica’ AND either ‘People’, ‘Nature’ or ‘City Life’ as tags on the image in order to qualify

The competition is now closed - you can see the entries here.