Discover Your Surroundings

In our big creative photo contest PHOTOPIA Hamburg and Calumet Photo Video are looking for outstanding pictures and impressions of your city or surroundings. Whether beautiful, humorous, profound, critical, sustainable, completely honest, animalistic or futuristic - we are curious to see how multifaceted and versatile you present your city in pictures. The first prize is a Leica Q2 with Summilux worth 5,650 euros!

What you can win

1st place

Leica Q2 with Summilux - M 1:1.7/28 mm ASPH

2nd place

Calumet 124cm carbon travel tripod with ball head

3rd place

Calumet Messenger Bag (grey)

4th - 10th place

2 x 2 tickets each for PHOTOPIA 2023


All prizes are provided by Calumet Photo Video.

How to join

  • Follow @photopia_ham und @calumetphotode on Instagram
  • Like this post
  • Post or tag an image with the contest hashtag #discoveryoursurroundingscontest between March 13 and March 26, 2023

If you also share your photo as a story and tag photopia_ham and calumetphotode during the mentioned period, you will increase your chance to win by karma points!

You can find all terms of participation below.

We are very excited and looking forward to your picture. Good luck!

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Terms of participation and data privacy note

Participation in the photo competition organised by Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH (Messeplatz 1, 20357 Hamburg, Germany) and its partner Calumet Photographic GmbH (Bahrenfelder Straße 260, 22765 Hamburg, Germany) is free and subject exclusively to these terms of participation.By submitting a photo, the participant accepts the following terms of participation:

  • The submission deadline is 26 March 2023, 11:59 pm.
  • Only one image will be considered from all participants, even if multiple images have been submitted.
  • Images posted before March 13, 2023 may also be tagged and thereby entered into the contest.
  • Photos submitted after the deadline cannot be considered.
  • Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin or Twitter are not connected to this competition in any way and are neither sponsored nor supported nor organised in any manner or form.
  • By participating in the competition, the owners of the photos agree that they may be distributed free of charge and for an unlimited period of time on the social media channels, in newsletters and on the homepages of PHOTOPIA Hamburg and Calumet Photographic GmbH for the purpose of advertising and reporting on PHOTOPIA Hamburg. Beyond the foregoing, the photos will not be used for any advertising purposes.
  • The participants assure that he/she can dispose of the aforementioned rights and that the submitted picture originates solely from him/her personally, that he/she has all rights to the submitted picture, that he/she has the unrestricted exploitation rights to all parts of the picture, that the picture is free of third party rights and that no personal rights are violated in the depiction of persons. If one or more persons are recognisably depicted in the photo, the participants must have obtained the consent of the persons concerned. Participants shall indemnify Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH and Calumet Photographic GmbH against any claims by third parties upon first request.
  • Any information provided will be used exclusively to determine the winner during this competition. For further information on privacy protection please go here.
  • The minimum age for participation is 18.
  • The participant in the competition shall be deemed to be the owner of the e-mail address provided when registering for the competition by creating a profile.
  • Winners will be notified by text message as a minimum.
  • Prizes are non-transferable and may not be exchanged for cash. Prizes may not be exchanged or returned. In the unlikely event that a prize is unavailable, Calumet Photographic GmbH and PHOTOPIA Hamburg reserve the right to replace it with another prize of equal value at their reasonably exercised discretion.
  • If a winner fails to make contact within a two-week period following the second notification by the operator, the prize may be transferred to another participant. In this case, the original participant shall not be entitled to claim a replacement.
  • Employees of Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH and of Calumet Photographic GmbH are excluded from participation.
  • The competition shall be subject exclusively to the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. Any disputes arising hereunder shall be settled before a competent Hamburg court of law. There shall be no right to contest the selection of winners before a court of law.