International Women's Day Lensathon International Women's Day Lensathon

International Women's Day Lensathon

A lens creation challenge presented by Snap AR India and powered by Hack2skill.

The challenge is open to anyone (not only women!) above the age of 13 years.

A series of hands-on training bootcamps for Lens Studio will be conducted for participants’ assistance that will be led by the Snap Lens Network Members.

Participants stand a chance to win cash prizes worth INR 2.5 Lakhs, cool Snap goodies, and a digital certificate on valid & public lens submission.

Top 3 Winner

1st Place Winner

KumKum Gandhi

2nd Place Winner

Pratyush Gupta

3rd Place Winner

Purvasha Choudhari

Most Creative Lens Winner

Sujay Kanolkar

Prizes Updated

Earn cash prizes from a pool of
INR 2.5 Lakhs

1st Place Winner
INR 1 Lakh

+ Snap goodies

2nd Place Winner

+ Snap goodies

3rd Place Winner

+ Snap goodies

Most Creative Lens

+ Snap goodies

H2S Branded T-shirts

T-shirt on 5 valid lens submissions aligning with the theme (By H2S).

Top 100 Lenses (Apart from the 3 winners and the most creative lens)- Snap goodie

One valid and public lens submission- Digital certificate

Ideas and Thoughts Starters

The theme of the lensathon is


Every woman is unique. It’s time to celebrate the diversity.

My Dream

She can be what she decides to be, an Entrepreneur, Doctor, Fashion Designer, Astronaut, and whatnot!

Naari Shakti

I am proud of the women in my life

How does the challenge work?

1. Registration

Complete the registration process for the International Women’s Day Lensathon to get started.

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2. Lens Studio

Lens Studio is a powerful application designed for artists and developers to build augmented reality experiences for hundreds of millions of Snapchatters. With a huge set of built-in features including custom shaders and advanced tracking technology, the possibilities are endless.

1st Bootcamp
Open for all

Date: 8th Mar 2022

Registrations Closed
2nd Bootcamp
Open for all

Date: 22nd Mar 2022

Registrations Closed

3. Explore Bootcamp

Attend bootcamps and learn how to build lenses on Lens Studio, the schedule of the bootcamps can be found here

Explore College Bootcamps

4. Submit Lens

Create as many lenses as you want and submit. The last 5 lenses submitted on the dashboard will be considered for evaluation.

Submit the lenses on the participant dashboard before the deadline, i.e, 27th March ’22.

Add Preview Videos- A Lens preview video helps users visualize your Lens experience before unlocking the Lens. Think of it as a mini trailer for your creation. Previews make your Lenses more compelling and will be visible to the public.

Submissions Closed
Utilize the following resources for guidance
Beginner’s tutorial for Lens Studio
Watch Here
Learner tutorials for Lens Studio
Support and Forum
Click Here


Registrations and lens submissions open

1st March’ 22

1st Bootcamp

By Snap Lens Network Members

Topic: Basics of the Lens Studio

8th March’ 22

2nd Bootcamp

By Snap Lens Network Members

Topic: Usage of 3D elements & animation in Lens Studio

22nd March’ 22

Closure of registrations and lens submissions

27th March’ 22

Last date for lens submission is 27th March’ 22


Persica Picardo
Persica Picardo

Snap Lens Network Member

Gauri Kumar
Gauri Kumar

Snap Lens Network Member

H2S Partners

FAQ Section

International Women’s Day Lensathon is open to all Indian citizens above the age of 13 years. There are no other restrictions on participation.
There are no participation fees.
An individual participant can submit as many lenses as they want and the last 5 lenses submitted on the participant dashboard will be considered for evaluation.
No, team participation is not acceptable, only individual participation will be considered
Participants can submit their lens anytime between 1st March’ 22- 27th March’ 22.
Follow this tutorial to successfully submit your lens via Lens Studio.
Once your lens is submitted, approved, and live by Snap, share the Lens ID and your Lens Link on the participant dashboard.
Yes, you can make edits to your lenses after submission. Lens status as of 27th March will be considered for evaluation To update your lens or submit a new version of the same follow this

Discussion Zone

Join the discussion zone to interact with Lens Studio Advocates, have your doubts cleared, and get inspired by fellow participants to create breathtaking lenses.

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