Pride Photo Award is an annual international photo contest for photos about sexual and gender diversity

Winners of the Pride Photo Award 2023

The members of the jury unanimously selected the winners of the Pride Photo Award 2023:

Winner Single Image:
‘Kysaan & Ky’ by Ky Smiley

Winner Series:
‘Dead Family’ by Andrés Pérez

Pride Photo Exhibition 2022

Each year the selected winning images from the contest form the popular Pride Photo Exhibition. Held yearly in prominent, public locations in Amsterdam, the exhibition then travels on afterwards to further locations in the Netherlands and Internationally.

Photograph from the 2022 outdoor exhibition at Akerkhof in Groningen.

Previous Editions

Since 2011, Pride Photo has hosted an international photography competition. We display the works of photographers focusing on LGBTQIA+ imagery and stories from across the globe. Each edition consists of several photographic categories, and one overall winner, resulting in the annual Pride Photo Exhibition.

Check out the online exhibitions of our previous editions below:

2020 Edition All Previous Editions

Photography by Martin Wannam


Pride Photo is an annual international photography contest and platform for imagery about sexual and gender diversity.

Our aim is to give greater visibility to LGBTQIA+ diversity and identities through images and exhibitions, furthering acceptance in society. Founded in Amsterdam in 2010, Pride Photo is unique of its kind.

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