Photo Marathon


Get to know Lenzburg with a view through the camera. The second Photo Marathon in Lenzburg will take place on Saturday, 19 September 2020.

 At this event, participants will be given the overall theme of «Times under Pressure", which they will creatively implement with the camera within a set time.

The 2nd Fotomarathon Lenzburg is exclusively sponsored by SWL AG Lenzburg.


Generous prizes are offered by the partners of the festival Profot AG and NIKIN.

  • Prize "Best Series": Voucher worth 500 CHF for photographic products from our partner Profot AG and TreeShirt and TreeBottle from our partner NIKIN
  • Prize "Best Picture": TreeShirt and TreeBottle from our partner NIKIN
  • Prize "Most original picture": TreeShirt and TreeBottle from our partner NIKIN


  • The marathon part takes place from 10:00 to 16:00 in the city of Lenzburg.
  • Photo submission: 16:00 - 17:00
  • Meeting point, intermediate station and end is at the Alte Bleiche.
  • Catering will be offered at the intermediate station.
  • The photos will be chosen by the jury members of the Fotofestival and partner Foto-Treff Rupperswil.
  • The best picture of the whole Fotomarathon, the best series and the most original picture will be awarded during the Finissage, on the 24 October in Stapferhaus.


  • An entry fee of 30 CHF is charged for participation
  • The Fotomarathon is under the overall theme "Times under Pressure"
  • There are 6 sub-themes/tasks for this overall theme, which must be photographically implemented
  • The photos are taken during the Fotomarathon
  • The memory card may only contain the 6 photos at the time of delivery
  • All pictures must be photographed theme by theme in the correct order
  • The photos must be saved in JPEG format with a minimum size of 1200×1600 pixels
  • The photos may not be edited, but all functions of the camera itself may be used
  • Start, intermediate station and destination must be reached on time
  • Participation from the age of 18

Insurance is the responsibility of the participant. If you have any questions, please send an e-mail to:


We are looking forward to you!