1.Who may participate?

Any and all Huawei phone users from around the world. However, no submission that has won an award in any award-winning contest or has been published in a public periodical will be accepted for submission.

2. How can I join?

Submissions will only be received at the official website ( and other authorized visual platforms. Emails and other methods of submission will not be accepted.

3. Do all submissions have to be created with a Huawei mobile phone?

Yes, all submissions to the Huawei NEXT-IMAGE Awards must be produced using Huawei phones, without restriction as to when you recorded the images/videos or which model of Huawei phone you used.

4. What are the rules and restrictions regarding the submitted files?

The images or videos submitted may only have been graphically edited using a Huawei phone (third-party processing software used on your Huawei phone will be accepted). The length of the image's shortest side must be at least 800 pixels, and the data volume of a single image shall not exceed 20 MB. Any videos submitted are allowed to have been processed by computer or phone software, but the originals must still have been captured on a Huawei phone. The data volume of a single video file shall not exceed 100 MB. You can submit your videos in .mp4, .3gp, .wmv, .rm, .rmvb, or .asf format.

5. Is there a limit to the number of images I can submit?

Each participant will be limited to twenty works at most, with either one photo, one 3x3 set, or one video file being considered as a single piece of work.

6. What should I do if I can't upload my images?

If you have any problems while uploading, please contact the organizer at:

7. How do I know which category my image belongs to?

Please thoroughly read the description of each category before submitting, and then submit your image to the category that seems the most appropriate to you.

8. Can I submit a single image into more than one category?


9. How can I check the works that I've already submitted?

You can log in to your account's main page, and then check the status of any and all images you have uploaded.

10. What should I do if I find that my work hasn't passed inspection?

All participants swear to abide by the relevant laws of the People's Republic of China and those of their own or resident countries, and shall not use this platform to publish any illegal information, including seditious, pornographic, violent, or terrorist images and/or data. Should any work be found to violate national laws or regulations, or if the organizer believes that a breach of public order or social welfare has been caused, the offending item will be disqualified from competition.

11. Do I retain the copyright of any submitted work?

Yes. The copyright of any submitted work will be retained by its creator/submitter. However, all participants should have independent, complete, clear, and uncontested copyright of any and all submitted works. They should also ensure that their works should not infringe on any third party, including copyrights, rights of personality, privacy, and any related rights. All participants will be seen as assenting to the terms of this clause. All legal costs and liabilities arising from the aforementioned clause shall be borne by the participant, and the submission platform and the event organizer shall not be liable for such aforementioned infringements, nor their legal costs or liabilities.

12. How will the organizer notify any winning participants of their prizes?

We will use phone or email to contact any winning participants. We will also simultaneously publish the list of winning contestants on our official website, for the convenience of all participants. The list of winning contestants will be announced before December 31, 2017.