Dear friends of photography,

the big annual Rovinj Photodays competition, for the entire international photography scene, will be open from January 5th to February 29, 2024. under the name:

International Competition of Contemporary Photography – 17th Rovinj Photodays, 2024

The competition will be open until the end of February 2024. The announcement of the finalists and winners in all categories will be in April 2024.

The Grand Prix will be announced on May 18, 2024, at the grand finale dinner in Rovinj, where the winner will be presented with their prize and a check for 2,000 Euros.



1. Cash prize of 2,000 Euros
2. Solo exhibition with the accompanying catalog at the end of the festival in May 2024 in Rovinj
3. Free accommodation on a half board basis in Hotel Istra on the island of Sv. Andrija, in Rovinj, for two people
4. Special positioning in the museum’s holdings where the work remains in care of the curators in digital or printed form (author’s choice)
5. The Grand Prix Photodays 2024 written diploma


1. Presentation of all the works of the finalists with the corresponding statements of the authors on the official website
2. Presentation of the selected finalists works at the joint exhibition during the festival in Rovinj
3. All nominated works from the final exhibition of the finalists in digital form remain in the permanent holdings of the museum
4. Written diplomas are given to all winners and finalists of the final exhibition
5. All finalists get an official catalog of the final exhibition in digital form
6. All winners in every category will receive free accommodation on a half board basis in Hotel Istra on the island of Sv. Andrija, in Rovinj, for two people in Rovinj at the festival in May 2024.

The traditional festival finale, with all accompanying programmes, will be held May 17th – 19th 2024, in Rovinj.

Sponsor prizes, such as accommodation, are subject to change based on availability.


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