Monday, 20 August 2012


There is a fabulous new competition if you have a touch of the David Bailey, fancy yourself as a happy snapper. First prize is a luxury European cruise for two, second and third prizes are exclusive multi-day European city breaks for two and there are hundreds of runners up prizes including Samsung cameras and CEWE PHOTOBOOK vouchers.

To celebrate Europe’s outstanding and versatile beauty, Europe’s number one photo book company, CEWE PHOTOBOOK has launched an initiative to champion keen photographers’ talents.

‘Europe is Beautiful’ is the largest photo competition in Europe and gives anyone that’s creative with a camera, the chance to show-off their special shots. Categorised into ‘people’, ‘sports’, ‘city and nature’ and ‘culture and nature’ entrants are encouraged to get creative and demonstrate their flair for photography through their eye-catching snaps.

Whether  focusing on Europe’s culture or history, people or landscapes, keen photographers are able to submit up to 5 of their prized pictures in any of the four categories of to be in with a chance of winning one of many spectacular prizes.

A picture really does tell a thousand stories so what better way to revel in Europe’s beauty than through snap-shots of some of its greatest attributes; Rome’s magnificent Colosseum, the coastline of Croatia, Spanish fiesta’s, Italian personalities and the vibrant buzz of London. This innovative competition gives people the opportunity to document a beautiful and diverse continent from behind their lens.


Sarah Brockhurst, Marketing Manager at CEWE PHOTOBOOK comments: “At CEWE PHOTOBOOK we are passionate about capturing moments and understand how much joy photos can bring to a person’s life. This competition is a great way to document, celebrate and treasure an eclectic set of images from such a diverse continent while also encouraging keen and amateur photographers to tap into their creativity.

“We welcome anyone with an interest in photography to use their initiative, get inventive and enter this fantastic competition.”

The competition is now live at http://contest.cewe-fotobuch.
de/eib2012/en and will run until the end of of 2012. Once the competition has closed an experienced panel of judges will select 500 winners from all the entries, which will then be announced at the beginning of 2013.

The ‘Europe is Beautiful’ competition is easy to enter, entrants simply register and enter online at http://contest.cewe-photobook.


  1. Well, I am Europes least creative photographer. Do I get a prize for that!

  2. I mainly do action shots of the family & I'm not that creative. My photos are boring.