All Eyes on Montral Photo contest

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Montréal, History and Heritage

Special edition, 100th anniversary of Tourisme Montréal
September 15, 2018 to February 15, 2019

“The 40th edition of the Centre d’histoire de Montréal’s All Eyes on Montréal photo contest invites citizens and tourists to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Tourisme Montréal, under the theme of history and heritage.

Historical buildings, skyscrapers, homes, train stations, or places of worship: over time, these places reveal the rich history of the biggest French-speaking city in North America.
Participants are invited to capture Montréal’s historical character and to showcase the heritage they love.

In collaboration with Tourisme Montréal, Photoservice, Ville de Montréal, the Conseil jeunesse de Montréal, and Maison de la photo de Montréal.”

1st prize, offered by Tourisme Montréal
A photography contract of a $5000 value with Tourisme Montréal (see full description on the competition rules page).

2nd prize, offered by Photoservice
A $1000 gift certificate from Photoservice.

3rd Prize
A $500 gift certificate for the on-line boutique, Maison de la photo.

Special Prize from the Conseil jeunesse de Montréal
(limited to participants between the ages of 12 and 30)
Gift certificates of a value of $500 for La Vitrine, Montreal’s cultural box office.”

Montréal, histoire et patrimoine

Previous editions

  • 39th édition – Montréal All Dressed
    September 15, 2017 to February 15, 2018

    Cultural diversity makes Quebec’s largest city attractive – and appetizing! From the time of the encounter between the territory’s First Nations and the French colonizers through to Expo 67 and beyond, Montreal has been enriched by the contributions of the communities who have settled here.
    See winners
  • 38th edition – Now, That’s Montréal
    September 15, 2016 to February 15, 2017

    As Montreal’s 375th birthday approaches, the Centre d’histoire de Montréal invites photography buffs to join in a quest whose goal is to capture the image they think best represents the Montreal of today.
    See winners
  • 37th edition – Montreal Shorelines
    August 15, 2015 to February 15, 2016

    Montreal is an island in a great river system and Montrealers are becoming more and more appreciative of this fact. On a bicycle, on a boat, or on foot, there are a hundreds of ways to enjoy the 137 kilometres of publicly accessible banks on the St. Lawrence and the Rivère des Prairies.
    See winners
  • 36th edition – Montreal Nightlife
    August 15, 2014 to February 15, 2015

    Montreal comes alive at night: winter or summer! Held in collaboration with Tourisme Montréal, Quartier des spectacles, and Photoservice.
    See winners
  • 35th edition – The Hidden Face of Mount Royal
    August 15, 2013 to February 15, 2014

    We know that the less iconic side of the mountain is home to the Université de Montréal, the Polytechnique, and HEC. But it also holds many secrets that should be brought to light.
    See winners
  • 34th edition – Montreal: Design in Everyday Life
    August 15, 2012 to February 13, 2013

    Design is an integral part of the Montreal landscape. Sometimes subtle and sometimes startling, design enhances the urban environment.
    See winners
  • 33rd edition – Montréal, Cultural Metropolis
    September 15 – November 15, 2011

    The theme raised many questions, and also some surprising answers from participants. For them, Montréal itself is culture!
    See winners
  • 32nd edition – Montréal Postcard
    May 31 – November 7, 2010

    Special Tourisme Montréal edition
    Montreal is one of the hottest tourist destinations in the world.
    See winners
  • 31st edition – Modernist Montréal
    June 1 – November 8, 2009

    Since the beginning of the 20th century, Montreal has an astonishing legacy of modernist heritage in the futuristic architecture that stands out in our eclectic urban hodgepodge.
    See winners
  • 30th edition – City Houses, Country Houses. Beautiful Homes of Montréal.
    May 5 – October 12, 2008

    In collaboration with Montréal Architectural Heritage campain.
    See winners
  • 29th edition – Industrial Montréal
    May 7 – November 18, 2007

    Since 1850, Montréal has inherited an impressive industrial array of silos, factories, warehouses, refineries and railroads.
    See winners