Press release 2010-10-19 Categories 2011 Edition

Pride Photo Award has announced the theme and categories for the 2011 contest. The English press release and the Dutch press release are available for download. 

The 2011 theme is ‘Straight back at you’: the way we react to people who are ‘different’. From faghags to gaybashing, from Gay-Straight Alliances to Jesus Hates Fags.

The photo contest starts January 1st 2011 and closes at the end of March 2011. The contest is meant for professional photographers and students, but is also open to non professionals. The photos will be exhibited in Amsterdam, The Netherlands from the end of June 2011 to the first week of August. The exhibition will then travel to other cities.

Photographers can enter photos about sexual and gender diversity in the following categories:

  • Current topics
  • Documentary
  • Gender: non-stereotypical images of masculinity and femininity
  • Sports: photos about being different in the macho culture of the sports scene
  • Straight back at you: the way people react to others who are ‘different’
  • Open: photos that do not fit in any of the other categories
Pride Photo Award is an annual international contest for photos about sexual and gender diversity.


  • English
  • Nederlands