London Festival of Photography Prize 2012 - Extended Deadline

March 22, 2012 /Photography News/ As the festival expands in 2012, the London Festival of Photography Prize is an opportunity for photographers to submit projects for inclusion in a world-class exhibition celebrating the annual festival theme. Each year the festival will explore a relevant and far-reaching theme through photographic exhibitions, workshops, participatory activities and debates.

Theme: InsideOut: Reflections on the Public and the Private

This theme intends to explore the changing boundaries between the public and the private, as both physical and metaphorical concepts, and the social consequences of these shifts. Considering the role of photography as a tool for documentation, expression and collaboration, the festival is looking for work responding to the theme in its broadest interpretation. 


  • photo-series (still images only): 5-8 digital images JPEG format, max 7MB per image (minimum 72dpi, 2,000 pixels in width or height)
  • photo-film (multimedia): a link to a file embedded in YouTube or Vimeo, max 6 minutes. Photo-films must be a combination of still photography with at least one of the following additional media: audio/music/video/animation/graphics.


The prize is open to all photographers aged 18+, anywhere in the world.


The first prize winner of each category will receive:
  • £1,000 cash
  • An all-expenses paid trip to London for the exhibition launch and awards ceremony to the value of £1,000
  • Major showcase of his/her work in a high-profile exhibition in central London during the 2012 festival
  • Personalised feedback and advice from two of members of the judging panel, plus an online advice session with
  • Inclusion in prize winners catalogue
  • National and international press campaign

Five runners up in each category will receive:
  • Inclusion of their work in a high-profile exhibition in central London during the 2012 festival
  • Thames and Hudson photo books
  • Inclusion in prize winners catalogue
All entrants will receive up to £80 in vouchers and discounts including a £28.95 voucher to print their own photo book from, 20% off membership to the Royal Photographic Society and up to £30 off subscription (UK only) to the British Journal of Photography.

Extended Deadline:  Thursday 5 April 2012, 11.59pm BST (London, UK time)

Exhibition dates: 1-17 June 2012

Exhibition Venue: TBC, Central London

For more information visit the London Festival of Photography Prize website.


  1. eleisa says

    this is one of the best calls for photographers i've came across. with such a clever theme, one needs to think well of their portfolios.

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