The third annual Mobile Photography Awards (MPA) are now open for entry to photographers and artists worldwide. The MPA accepts images created on mobile devices (phones and tablets) and is open to photographers worldwide.

There are twenty photo categories in the competition, and various prizes valued at over $15,000.  The entry free is twenty dollars for three images, thirty dollars for five image, fifty dollars for nine images and one hundred dollars for twenty images.  Every image entered can be placed in up to three categories, and all twenty category winners will receive MPA prize packs and get included on the MPA Exhibition tour. There is a separate fee of twenty five dollars for entry to The MPA/DIPTIC Photo Essay and has its own $500 prize and gallery exhibition.

Founded in 2011, the Mobile Photography Awards were created to recognize and celebrate the genre’s leading talent in mobile photography.  In only three years, the MPA has become the world’s largest annual competition of it’s kind, and offers winners valuable and life changing prizes. Opportunities for exhibits, open gallery calls, fine art sales, and annual cash and prizes are part of the $15,000 winnings.  You can submit entries from now until December 3rd, 2013.