If you’re looking to improve your photography skills one of the best things to do is to get feedback on your photos. Fortunately, there are several websites that provide great opportunities to get critiques on your work. Here, we’ll showcase 6 of the best sites for submitting your photos to be critiqued.
Focussion is a site that exists specifically for the purpose of helping photographers to get feedback on their photos. You can create an account for free and start participating in the community. Focussion works on a token system. When you leave helpful feedback on the photos submitted by other users you’ll be rewarded with tokens that you can use to upload your own photos. They also have photo contests that you can enter. In addition to the free accounts Focussion also offers a premium option for $12.50 per year that gives you the ability to upload more photos.
The DPS forums includes an area specifically for photo critiques. Anyone can create an account and submit their own photos to receive feedback and critiques from other forum users. There is a lot of activity here, so it is a great place to get involved. You can also leave feedback for other users who have uploaded their own photos.
The social media site Reddit includes an area for photo critiques. You can create an account for free and add your own photo if you’re looking for feedback. Other users can leave comments or vote up or down. You can, of course, participate in the discussion on photos submitted by other users as well.
Photo.net is another popular forum that includes a section especially for critiques. It’s a pretty active forum, so you can definitely get some feedback from other users here. You can create a free account and upload your photos. They also offer paid accounts for $25 per year that include benefits like being able to upload more photos for critiques.
PhotoCamel includes different forums for photo critiques by genres. This is another very active forum that is a great place to get involved. It’s free to register and participate.
Photography Corner Forums
Photography Corner has forums for feedback of different types of photos (people, animals, landscapes, urban, macro, and miscellaneous). You can register for free and get involved in the forums.