Deadline Extended to July 3

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Renaissance Photography Prize is an international award that showcases outstanding photography from emerging and established photographers while raising funds to support young women with breast cancer.

Now in its 10th edition, the prize is once again on the hunt for outstanding photography. The annual award discovers talent and celebrates the best in photography, giving image makers access to new opportunities and a world-wide audience for their work.

You could enjoy valuable international exposure and excellent prizes. With judges from The Photographers’ Gallery, HOTSHOE Magazine, Foam, The Guardian and many more, entering gives photographers the chance to have their work seen by a panel of some of the industry’s most influential photography critics. There are over 6000 GPB / 7000 EUR / 8000 USD worth of prizes to be won.

By entering you will support charity. Renaissance Photography Prize supports young women with cancer by donating all profit to The Lavender Trust at Breast Cancer Care. Since 2007, Renaissance Photography Prize has raised over £250,000 for the Lavender Trust at Breast Cancer Care.

Entry fees start at 18 GBP / 21 EUR / 22 USD.


  • Single image: Life - Identity - Border 
  • Series: Open/no theme


  • Melissa DeWitt - HOTSHOE
  • Gem Fletcher - Getty Images
  • Clare Grafik - The Photographers’ Gallery
  • Marloes Krijnen - FOAM, Amsterdam
  • Dewi Lewis - Dewi Lewis Publishing
  • Fiona Rogers - Magnum Photos International
  • Simon Roberts - Photographer
  • Fiona Shields - The Guardian

All finalists and shortlisted photographers will be exhibited at the annual exhibition in central London in October 2017. The prize will print and frame all work and cover the cost of this.

Enter Now

Deadline extended 26 June 03 July 23:59 London, UK time. The prize is open for all.

Rennaisance Photography Prize fully supports the principles of the Artists Bill of Rights.

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