Print Sponsor for BJP’s International Photography Award 2017


We are thrilled to announce that we are official print sponsor for the British Journal of Photography’s International Photography Award 2017.

Now in its 11th year the awards provide a showcase for contemporary photographic talent and offer photographers around the world a chance to win a three-week solo exhibition at T J Boulting, one of London’s innovative galleries.  Working closely with gallery director and established curator Hannah Watson they will create an ambitious solo exhibition to take place in March 2017.

The winning photographer will also have their work published across BJP’s print and digital channels, and showcased globally on WeTransfer, the world’s leading file-sharing platform reaching over 80 million creatives a month.

Metro Imaging is contributing a £5000 grant to the winner for the production of images for their solo show, with expert assistance from industry leader and Metro Director, Prof. Steve Macleod along with our master printers.

Call for entries has opened and simply asks for a substantial interconnected body of work on any topic, shot in any format or camera model, on film or digital of at least 10 images with a maximum of 30.

Confirmed judges for this year’s awards include Brett Rogers OBE (Director, The Photographers’ Gallery), Michael Mack (Founding Director, MACK Books), renowned photographer Nadav Kander,  Simon Bainbridge (Editorial Director, British Journal of Photography) and Hannah Watson (Director, TJ Boulting).

Closing date for entries is Sunday 20th November 2016.
BJP is offering a 25% discount for early-bird entries until Friday 30 September 2016.
For more information about the awards
For information about entry to the awardsImages ©

1. Restore to Factory Settings © Felicity Hammond, winner of the IPA 2016
2. Under the Influence © Dominic Hawgood, winner of the IPA 2015
3. A Dream in Green © Juno Calypso, winner of the IPA 2016