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Featuring Forthcoming Book 'SKETCH'

The first thing you notice are his hands. In a dynamic series of portraits, the three Michelin star chef Pierre Gagnaire comes alive on the page. Those hands, you think, can create anything: "He is constantly moving", says photographer Jean Cazals. "He thinks all the t... more

Philip Lee Harvey

An interview with top travel photographer Philip Lee Harvey talking about shooting video Digital has been opened up to competition by connected networks, technology and web use. Many photographers have started to do a lot of video work, shooting high defini... more


Daniel Blau presents universally awe-inspiring photographs of nuclear explosions.   At 5:30 am on July 16th, 1945, the silence of the New Mexico desert was shattered by the blast of the first nuclear test, code-named ‘T... more

Competition and Exhibition Calendar 2014-2015

Competitions and Exhibition opening and closing dates  2014-2015"The wind cries Mary" conceptual photography competition featuring the lyrics of Jimi Hendrix. Our aim is to run photography competitions throughout the year covering the ... more

Holborn Studios

Holborn Studios are pleased to become an affiliated company of the London Photographic Association and would like to accommodate members with prices on a job to job basis.Please visit our website and have a look around our photoplex, meet the people, and s... more

LPA News Updates

News updates about our London Photographic Association members and the latest industry news.David Knight Shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Prize at the NPG for the 3rd year running...... more

lpa photography competitions

London Photographic Association - Photography Competitions opening and closing dates 2014 - 2015Let's Face It 10 - Portraiture competition - see the results and read the winners interviews on the ... more

London Photographic Association Overview

 In the first of his 2013 Reith lectures Grayson Perry made a very interesting statement, 'democracy has bad taste'. Greyson's point is that the art world works much better when there is a 'filter' selection process in place. Here at the London Photograph... more

Chef Pascal Aussignac shoots with Jean Cazals

A Kalectiv Initiative for a series of TV programmes exploring the relationship between art & food with renowned food photographer Jean Cazals and top chefs & culinary experts.Photographer and chef; Cazals and Aussignac cle... more

Call for entries deadlines

CALL FOR ENTRY 2012-2013 "The wind cries Mary" conceptual photography competition featuring the lyrics of Jimi Hendrix. ... more

competition entry rules

JUDGINGEntries will be judged by a high profile judging panel chaired by Kevin O’Connor, Chairman of London Photographic Association.Organised and promoted by London Photographic Awards LimitedTHE RULES1. Entrants(i) Entries will be accepted from both UK and N... more

Compressing your files

When you are happy with your image you will need to comp... more

using your space

The LPA website has been designed for use as a directory of individual photographers micro sites. Consisting of portfolios , profile pages , exhibition galleries and interviews. Micro sites are recognized as the most effective online marketing tool to drive traffic to your website especiall... more

Jurga Luca Bronze Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - Portraiture The Bronze Award in the series category went to Jurga Luca, a London-based photographer who was born in Vilnius, Lithuania. "Vilnius is a staggeringly mysterious old town ... more

Matthew Moran Bronze Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - Portraiture Matthew Moran took Bronze in the single image category with this portrait, taken in Clifford Fishwick's Devon studio in Devon. &... more

Kathalijne Van Zutphen Silver Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - Portraiture Second Place Silver in the single image category went to Kathalijne Van Zutphen with this portrait of a father and daughter. "I met the father while hanging out at a ... more

Dan Ross Gold Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - Portraiture Daniel Ross took Gold in the single image category with this striking portrait, taken from a commission from a graduate designer. Daniel says, "the commission was for... more

Luke Smith Silver Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - Portraiture The Series Silver award went to London-based photographer Luke Smith with his series of images addressing the issue of isolation within... more

Hannah Lipowsky: Gold Winner

 Let's Face It 9 - PortraitureHannah Lipowsky won Series Gold with her portraits of art students. "I was preparing to shoot the final collection of Rietveld student Torfi Fannar Gunnarsson, when, at their final show, I fe... more

Kalectiv: Brand Content

Kalectiv. Altogether more interestingKalectiv is a unique collaboration of digital artists and film-makers producing on- and off-line content for brands. We are dedicated to producing fresh and original film-work, tailored to your communication nee... more