Volkswagen Launch Snapshot Photography Competition for Third Consecuti

Volkswagen Launch Snapshot Photography Competition for Third Consecutive Year

Jun 25, 2019

Volkswagen Launch Snapshot Photography Competition for Third Consecutive Year

For the third consecutive year, the Volkswagen Snapshot Competition is back! Last years competition saw over 5,000 people enter, and this year should be no different with a trip to Iceland on the cards for the overall winner. This unique photography competition is a fantastic opportunity for aspiring photographers, people with a keen interest in photography or just a creative eye to submit their best shots and be in with a chance to win some fantastic prizes. 

To enter, participants simply need to upload a photo to Instagram and use one of the 6 hashtags below, depending on the category they wish to enter:

  • Design - #VWSnapshot #Design
  • Ireland - #VWSnapshot #Ireland
  • People -  #VWSnapshot #People
  • Volkswagen - #VWSnapshot #Volkswagen
  • Light - #VWSnapshot #Light
  • Roadtrip - #VWSnapshot #Roadtrip

There are prizes for the winner of each category including high-tech drones, a design tablet, VR Headsets and a Samsung Gear 360. The overall winner of the competition will win an all-expenses-paid trip of a lifetime to a photography enthusiast’s dream destination, Iceland.

The twelve top pictures entered in the Volkswagen category will be featured in the 2020 Volkswagen Snapshot calendar which will be on sale online at for €10 each.

VW Snapshot

All proceeds raised from the calendar will be donated to Temple Street Hospital. These vital funds raised for Temple Street will help ensure that sick children continue to have access to the very best paediatric equipment, facilities and support.

Volkswagen has changed the competition parameters this year by reducing the minimum age of entry to 16 years old. Teenagers are some of the most active social media users and Volkswagen are encouraging young Irish photography enthusiasts to use their platforms for a good cause by becoming part of the VW Snapshot community.

Entries are now open on, the closing date for the competition is August 2nd 2019, T&Cs apply.