Soothing Photography Competition

Helping people to relax one photo at a time

​It has been a stressful couple of years and we can all do our bit to help. They say the eyes are the window to the soul and nothing soothes the soul more than a beautiful image and as it is said “one image equals a thousand emotions, after all”.


in collaboration with



invites amateur photographers to enter the ‘Soothing Photography’ competition. To enter,  submit a photograph taken by you which you consider soothing, an image of something that you think people will enjoy looking at.  The photo should take people to a place of calmness, quietness and rest.

  • Help people focus on their mental health by seeing a different perspective
  • See the beauty in the world and share it
  • Find and share meaning in the world around you

We particularly welcome entries from people who have migrated to the UK

Well! Go on, what are you waiting for. Each person can submit three entries, You have 10 votes, for yourself or for 10 other photos.  We look forward to seeing your entries!

Soothing Photography Competition 2021/2

Rules of the Competition

It will be judged by:  Rehmat Rayatt, Stewart Wall and Alex Benyon

The photograph must not have been published elsewhere.
Photos could be on any subject e.g. the themes of connection between people, nature and macro.

Copyright will remain the photographer’s but by entering the competition, you give the right to publish it on TogetherintheUK and A Credible Dreamer websites. It may also be used in future books and online publications. The photographer will always be given credit.

The photograph must have been legally taken by the entrant and any subject must have given permission for the photo to be taken.

Any photograph which does not meet the criteria of ‘soothing’ will not be posted on the competition site.
We reserve the right not to publish any photograph not deemed suitable.

The competition is open to members of the public and amateur photographers in the UK – not to professional photographers.
The judges will judge the final twenty entries which will be pre- judged by public vote. The Final three entries will be selected by the judges and on consolation price awarded

The photograph must not have been entered into any other competition or any site.
The photograph must have been taken in the UK. and adhere to the requirements below.

Requirements of the photograph:  NO FILE CAN BE BIGGER THAN 5000kb (5 Mb)

As long as the photograph is soothing, it can have been taken at any time
The competition will close on 31st  January 2022

Thank you for taking an interest in the competition. We will be converting the entries into a beautiful online gallery so that you can enjoy all the soothing photographs. Watch this space for an announcement of the winners.

Thank you for your entries and support in this valuable and stunningly creative way to enable people to showcase what is important to them.  We have enjoyed it very much.


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