We're so excited to announce that registration is open for our sixth Photo Hack Day, this time back in our hometown of NYC! Adobe aims to enable developer creativity, and participants of PHDNYC will have the opportunity to get a hands on look at the Adobe Creative SDK and create amazing hacks with Sponsor APIs. We’re making this a more intimate event, focused on our terrific community of developers and users. 

More details below:

Who: Our friends, old and new, in the photo space
What: Another full weekend of photo-centric awesomeness!
When: December 6-7th, 2014
Where: Aviary HQ in NYC

Check out the event site for more details and a link to register!


Go over to the Updates tab for API info and Hack Ideas! 




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Hackathon Sponsors


$17,554 in prizes

Grand Prize

2 tickets to the Behance 99u Conference
Product sessions with Aviary & Adobe Project Managers
$2,000 Gift Card

Runner Up

$1000 Gift Card

Crowd Favorite

$1500 Gift Card

Photo Creation Prize

The best hack that deals with Photo Creation and/or Visualization will win 4 Moment Lenses

Photo Organization Prize

The best hack that solves a problem with Photo Organization, Curration and/or Discovery will win 2 Narrative Clips

Best Shutterstock Hack 1st Place

Canon EOS 70D Digital SLR Camera

Best Shutterstock Hack 2nd Place

Moment Camera for iPhone + an Amazon gift card

Best Aviary Hack

GoPro Hero4: Silver + Parrot AR Drone

Best Astra Hack

6 months free trial: up to 5TB storage, 2TB bandwidth monthly PLUS unlimited photo / video uploads, transforms and API calls

Best Walgreens API Hack

Best Foursquare Hack (2)

An awesome remote controlled, flying shark

Best Filepicker.io Hack

One year free of the GROW plan (a $1,200 value)
One month free of Filepicker

Best Twilio Hack

Two Tessel Microcontrollers with Camera Modules

Best Behance Hack (2)

One year free of an Adobe Creative Cloud subscription

Best Imagga Hack

6 months free of our Pro plan

Devpost Achievements

Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:


Judges will be announced soon

Judges will be announced soon

Judging Criteria

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