ASRS Photo Competition

The ASRS is pleased to announce the first ASRS Photo Competition is now accepting submissions. All Annual Meeting attendees are invited to submit their best photos in the following categories: People, Places, Nature, and Art (limit one submission per category). Winners will be recognized at the Annual Meeting in Boston with a beautiful award to commemorate their photos. We hope you will participate in the competition - the first of its kind for the ASRS!

Submission Criteria:

1. Open only to ASRS Annual Meeting Attendees

2. Only one photo submission per person in each category allowed (People, Places, Nature, Art).

3. Jpeg files only will be accepted. All files must be high resolution with 300 dpi and up to 5MB.

4. Email submissions to Please include a title, category, and a brief description of no more than 40 words. If needed please review the description example for how to label and send your images. 

The submission deadline has been extended to July 14.

Click here for a print-friendly version of the criteria.

All Members are Encouraged to Help Select the Winners!

All ASRS members are asked to join the ASRS Photo Competition Facebook Group to view and vote on submissions to help the judging panel select the winners. Use the ‘Like’ (1), ‘Love’ (2), or ‘Wow’ (3) button to rate your favorite images. Submissions will be uploaded to the group as they are received so please continue to check back to view new entries! The deadline for voting is July 14, 2017. Please only one vote per photo. 

After July 14, a judging panel along with co-chairs Suber S. Huang, MD, MBA and Manish Nagpal, MD, FRCS (UK) will select the winner. Each category will have a winner, finalist, and two honorable mentions selected. A best of show will also be awarded. 

The ASRS Photo Contest is sponsored through a grant from IRIDEX.