Prizes

Overall winner:

In addition to the £5,000GBP top prize:

    • You will have the opportunity to see your work displayed at the Royal Photographic Society, Bristol, in a free-to-enter, public exhibition in May/June 2023, giving your work high-profile exposure. This is intended to help publicise your creativity and also encourage and inspire others to develop their skills in food photography for the following year.
    • Your image will be appreciated by some of the leading figures in the photography and food industries during the judging process
    • A dedicated page will be added to our website showing an in depth profile of the overall winner featuring the winning image
    • You will receive a dedicated press release promoting your image to international photography and food media
    • Your hard work and creativity will be credited wherever the image is used and will be seen by millions of people across the globe

 

Category winners:

  • All category winners will receive a prestigious trophy.
  • You will have the opportunity to see your work displayed at the Royal Photographic Society, Bristol, in a free-to-enter, public exhibition in May/June 2023, giving your work high-profile exposure. This is intended to help publicise your creativity and also encourage and inspire others to develop their skills in food photography for the following year.
  • The winner of the Production Paradise Previously Published category will win a special feature in the Production Paradise Spotlight Food & Drink Photography online magazine, along with a 12-image gallery of their work.
  • The winner and two runners up of the Student Food Photographer of the Year category will receive an RPS Membership, worth £55. The winning student will have their work and an interview published in the award-winning RPS Journal.
  • In addition, the winner of the Student Food Photographer of the Year category will have the unique opportunity to have a 60 minute one-to-one Zoom meeting with Commercial Photography Consultant and Mentor, Zoe Whishaw. This will include:
    • Website review
    • Analysis of creative direction
    • Options and ideas to take career forwards

 
Where a prize is offered by a Third Party, Food Photographer of the Year Ltd is not bound to deliver the exact prize that has been offered by the Third Party if unforeseen events should take place to prevent delivery, but will do its utmost to ensure that a similar prize is delivered instead. No monetary compensation will be offered. Please note:

The winner of the Pink Lady® Moments of Joy category is not eligible for the overall title of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year

The winner of the Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year category is not eligible for the overall title of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year

The winner of the Student Food Photographer of the Year category is not eligible for the overall title of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year

The winner of the Food Film Shorts category is not eligible for the overall title of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year

The winner of the Food Stylist category is not eligible for the overall title of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year

“Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year is the premier award for wine photography.”

Mick Rock, UK

Membership Benefits

Costing just £50GBP a year and including 5 FREE ENTRIES, worth £30 alone, Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year membership is an offer too good to miss!

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