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Comprehensive Eye Care Section Ocular Photography Contest

May 15, 2021 - July 1, 2021

The annual Comprehensive Eye Care Section Ocular Photography Contest will open on May 15 and close at 11:45 pm CST on July 1, with the winners being notified by August 1.


Optometrists may submit up to two entries per category:

·     Anterior Segment Category: Lids, Conjunctiva, Cornea, Contact Lens, Iris, Lens, Angle/Gonioscopy, digital color photo.

·     Posterior Segment Category: Vitreous, Optic Nerve, Retina, Color/Red-free photo, Fluorescein Angiography/ICG, Fundus Auto-fluorescence.


The grand prize winner from each category will receive complimentary registration to Academy 2021 Boston and will have the winning image published in the Academy’s Post-Meeting Newsletter. In addition to the two Grand Prize winners, the contest will award four honorable mentions. All of the winning submissions will be assembled into a photo display at the annual meeting.


An American Academy of Optometry online account is required to submit an entry. If you already have an existing account, you may use it. If not, please create an account. Emailed submission forms and photos will no longer be accepted. Late or incomplete submissions will not be considered. If you have any questions, please email contest co-chairs Dr. April M. Lewis and Dr. Melanie Gonzalez-Oliva at AcademyPhotographyContest@gmail.com.

For full contest rules please visit the 2021 Ocular Photography Contest webpage. Also, you may view the previous contest winning submissions online.