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A multi-award-winning digital media platform sitting at the intersection of photography and everything.


Through the lenses of world-class photographers, British Journal of Photography tells rich and timely stories of art, culture, politics and society.


Our awards culminate in some of the most viewed exhibitions in global history — offering a host of unparalleled opportunities for photographers to be exhibited, published and recognised around the world.
Portrait of Humanity

Proving there is more that unites us than sets us apart

Portrait of Britain

Celebrating the many faces of modern Britain

Female in Focus

Promoting exceptional women-identifying photographers

International Photography Award

Launching the careers of tomorrow’s biggest names

Female in Focus

Harnessing the collective voice of our creative community to explore the most urgent issue of our time: the environment.

Open Walls

Promoting photographers in prestigious locations around the world


We connect the best photographic talent with major international brands to collaborate on narrative-led content that cuts through the noise.
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