Photo challenges with different subjects emerge on Instagram every day, encouraging users to capture more photos, boosting their creativity and diversifying their lives. The best way to glorify the completion of a photo challenge is to turn those memories into a lovely photo book with the pictures from your hashtag projects.
We selected the best Instagram photo challenges for you: scroll down to read more.
1- Long run:
#365project and its friends: #365photochallenge, #photo3652015, #365photoproject, #photo365, #2015project, #photo365project,
Theme: Take a picture every day for 365 days
Purpose: Time goes by, and we rarely notice how fast it flies. What did you do on the 23rd of November in 2018? #365project works as your photo diary, guiding you to be observant and improving your photography skills.
2- Stay happy:
#100happydays also tagged as #100happydayschallenge #100happydaysproject
Theme: Each day capture a photo of something that makes you happy. Whatever it is.
Purpose: Begin noticing something good every day, which will eventually make you more optimistic!
3- Be grateful:
#365gratefulproject AKA #365grateful
Theme: Every day capture a photo of something you are grateful for.
Purpose: Remember what you’re thankful for and share your appreciation.
4- Monthly challenges:
#MayPhotoChallenge, #photoadayMay, #photocha2015, #May2015
Theme: Many monthly challenges require a picture a day but don’t have a specific theme. For example, @photochallenges2015 gives you a topic for a picture every day: (i.e., morning, chicken dance, hug your cat, etc.).
Purpose: Keeps you busy, lets you connect with people who share your interests.
5- Weekly challenges:
Theme: @its_my_week suggests a topic for each week with a title #myweekof… and then it can be anything: #myweekofwindowsanddoors,#myweekofshoes, #myweekofpetalsandleaves, #myweekofTheColourWheel_red, etc.
Purpose: pictures that take part in this challenge are usually very tasteful and stylish: an excellent way to improve your photography skills if you want to keep up your level!
6- Weekend challenges:
Theme: @instagram hosts a challenge every weekend, named Weekend Hashtag Project (#WHP) For instance, #WHPemojisinthewild (capturing favorite emojis in real life); #WHPidrewthis (sketches and illustrations of things you might usually photograph); #WHPcandid (creative pictures of people in honest moments), etc.
Purpose: Topics are generally quite challenging, which expands your creativity and gets your attention.
7- Creative challenges:
#TBT or #throwbackthursday
Theme: Throw Back Thursday – on Thursdays users upload pictures, sharing special moments that have occurred in their past.
Purpose: Feelings of nostalgia are universal, that is why #TBT is really popular and draws such celebrities as The famous rapper Snoop Dogg (@snoopdogg), The US First Lady Michelle Obama (@michelleobama), footballer Cristiano Ronaldo (@cristiano) and others.
theme: The name of the challenge pretty much talks for itself: an upside-down picture each day!
Purpose: If you really can do it, why not showing off and inspire others?
Theme: Take a selfie with a stranger every day for a month.
Purpose: The 30-Days Stranger Selfie Challenge inspires you to open up, increases your self-confidence, helps you improve your speaking skills and extends your social circle.
Theme: A mustache picture every day.
Purpose: Mustaches are fun, aren’t they? Also, the challenge supports the Movember foundation which raises funds in support of men’s health.
Theme: Celebrate Mondays with a fun picture.
Purpose: this tag is often used sarcastically because there is nothing fun about Mondays — still, an excellent way to make the best out of the start of the week.
Instagram photo challenges diverse your life, make you pay more attention to the small things happening around you each day, boost your creativity and improve your photography skills. So go on and take part in one right now!!