The 12th EPSON International Pano Awards is dedicated to the craft and art of panoramic photography, and is the world’s largest competition devoted to the genre.

Each year the top performing photographers are showcased in hundreds of publications worldwide – and once again this year the prize pool value is a whopping US$40,000 – including $13,500 cash!

NEW for 2021…

A printed awards book of the top 50 galleries

More CASH prizes!

The RAW Planet Award for the best panorama that is both stitched AND ‘in-camera’

Entries are closed for 2021

Best of luck to all entrants!

Judging is now underway, and all going well we hope to announce results late September – early October


Entries closed

View the 2020 Winners Gallery

View 2020 Winners Gallery

Photo by Laurent Lacroix

Prizes include an Epson SureColor P5070 printer, an Epson SureColor P7070 printer,
and an Epson EB-1781W ultra-slim projector!

And US$13,500 in cash!

And thank you Nikon!

As Epson’s ‘imaging partner’, Nikon are very excited to support such an inspiring showcase of panoramic photography from around the world.

2021 Judging Panel

  • In Open Judging Panel

    Andreas Paehge

  • In Amateur Judging Panel

    Jason Denning

  • In VR/360 Judging Panel

    Thomas Erh

  • In Amateur Judging Panel

    Justin Majeczky

  • In VR/360 Judging Panel

    Bill Bailey

  • In Open Judging Panel

    Lucie Debelkova

  • In Amateur Judging Panel

    Perri K Schelat

  • In Open Judging Panel

    Juan Pablo de Miguel

  • In Amateur Judging Panel

    Anna Gibiskys

  • In Open Judging Panel

    Isabella Tabacchi

  • In VR/360 Judging Panel

    Aaron Spence

  • In Open Judging Panel

    Ignacio Palacios

  • In Amateur Judging Panel

    Paul Marcellini

2020 Entry Statistics


Countries Represented


Open Entries


Amateur Entries


VR/360 Entries


Overall Entries



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