• Courtney McIntyre

Snap a pandemic moment on World Photography Day

AAP photograph of a collapsed building in Jeremie, Haiti four days after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake.

World Photography Day is an annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science and history of photography.

Today, August 19th 2021 is World Photography Day. Be sure to share your best photos on social media and tag using #WorldPhotographyDay.

This year’s theme is Pandemic lockdown through the lens.

  • Do you have photos of working from home?

  • Supermarket shelves that are empty?

  • New pets?

  • Reunions when borders have been opened?

  • Getting vaccinated?

  • New hobbies?

Whatever you may have captured, share them on social media and don’t forget the tag #WorldPhotographyDay

You can participate in World Photography Day and help support photography everywhere, whether or not you have a photo to share! Search for posts using the tag #WorldPhotographyDay on August 19th, on the social medium of your choice, and "Like", comment and share the photos that resonate with you the most.

If you discover a photographer whose work you appreciate, be sure to give them a follow on social media, as well!