The British Life Photography Awards are open for entries from 1st July to 26th September. This photographic competition is a showcase for contemporary and imaginative images that capture the essence and spirit of British life. With an overall prize fund worth over £10,000 sponsored by Sony; the awards feature ten separate categories including Rural Life, Street Life, Work in the Community, Urban Life, Portraiture, Brits on Holiday, Documentary Series, British Fashion and Popular Culture, British Weather and Young British Life Photographer. The competition is open to both amateurs and professionals. Do note that images that have been entered into a major competition where the results are still pending are not eligible for entry.
The British Life Photography Awards are open for entries from 1st July to 26th September. http://www.blpawards.com
Your chance to win a prestigious photography award and first prize valued at £6,000.
With an overall prize fund worth over £10,000 sponsored by Sony, winners and commended entrants will have their work displayed in an exhibition and book.
This photographic competition is a showcase for contemporary and imaginative images that capture the essence and spirit of British life.
With ten separate categories documenting real life through original, illuminating, thought provoking, humorous and poignant imagery.
Covering everything from; street life, rural life, portraiture and a special award for the best documentary feature, the awards celebrate British life and culture, whilst also highlighting the relevance and importance of photography to raise awareness and inform.
The competition is open to all photographers both amateur and professional.
A special prize will also be awarded to the best young photographer.
Awards and Prizes
The Overall winner ‘British Life Photographer’ will receive Sony products worth approximately £6,000.
X9 55” Television
A7S Full Frame Camera
Zeiss FE 24-70 lens
Categories and Prizes
Rural Life - ILCE6000YB
Street Life - DSCRX100M3
Urban Life - DSCHX400
Work in the Community - ILCE6000LB
Brits on Holiday - DSCHX90V
Portraiture - DSCRX100M3
British Fashion and Popular Culture - ILCE6000LS
British Weather ILCE7K RRP
Documentary Series - ILCE7K
Young British Life Photographer - DSCRX100M3
Jocelyn Bain Hogg Photographer, Author
Chris Steele Perkins Photographer, Magnum Photos
David Yeo Photographer
Jason Keene Area Sales Manager Photo, Sony Europe
Michael Trow Picture Editor, British Vogue
Vicky Wilkes Country Life Magazine, Picture Editor
Jael Marschner Group Picture Editor,Time Out
Olivia Ladbrooke-Chartres Artist
Glen Marks Business Development Manager, Shutterstock Rex Features
Sony and Kristal Digital Imaging
Country Life Magazine and Time Out
The competition is open for entries from 1st July 2015. The closing date is 26th September.
For more detailed information about the competition, including how to enter, a full description of categories, terms & conditions, please visit the competition website: http://www.blpawards.com
Photo © Heather Buckley, Winner, Brits on Holiday, 2014