The 2017 Shoot and Share Contest

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A chance to see photography from around the world

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The Shoot and Share Contest is an annual worldwide contest for photographers. This year, over 330,000 photos were submitted, and almost 50 MILLION votes were cast by over 100,000 people from 141 different countries!

The Categories

Photographers had the option of entering up to 50 photos in 25 categories.

Eight were specifically for Wedding Photographers: The Wedding Couple, Just the Bride, Just the Groom, The Bridal Party, Guests and Reception, Details: Cake, Flowers & Decor, Details: The Ring Shot, Details: All Dressed Up

Nine were for Portrait Photographers: Children: Newborn, Children: Babies & Toddlers, Children: Kids & Teens, Seniors, Families, Maternity, People Portraits, Pets/Animals, Lifestyle Engagement and Couples, Emotion and Excitement, That Just Happened, Stylized Shoot, Passion Portrait, Personal Work, Phone Photography, Wanderlust

Five were wedding/portrait related: Engagement and Couples, Emotion and Excitement, That Just Happened, Stylized Shoot, Passion PortraitPersonal Work, Phone Photography, Wanderlust

Three were open and non-people related: Personal Work, Phone Photography, Wanderlust

Results for Joyful Pix Photography

I am very happy to share that 16 of Claire Toney Photography's photos received badges in 2017, 5 of them being in the top 10% in their respective categories!

While this is not the reason I love photography so much, once in a while it's good to see that my creative work appeals to people, especially other very talented photographers. Congratulations to all!!