Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2021

The overall winner will receive £5,000.

  • Deadline: 7 February 2021
  • Entry fee: A single sum of £30.00 is required per adult entrant and allows up to 5 photographic entries. Further entries may be submitted at an additional fee of £6 per entry.
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Join the illustrious ranks of our Finalists and win prize money, gain prestige, profile and commercial opportunities which are all part of the rich mix of benefits that can flow from Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year, the world’s most important food photography awards.

Each winner and runner up entrant agrees to participate in publicity related to the competition and to the use of their name and a photograph of both themselves and their entered image(s) for the use of advertising the competition and exhibition. There will be no extra payment for this.


Overall winner:

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

You will have the opportunity to see your work displayed at a prestigious gallery to be announced shortly, giving your work free high profile exposure. This is intended to help publicise your creativity, and 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.
The winner of the Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year category will win £1000GBP.
The winner of the Pink Lady® Apple a Day category will win £1000GBP and the winning image may be used by Pink Lady® in its multi-media marketing campaign.
The winner of the Production Paradise Food off the Press 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 of One Vision Imaging Cream of the Crop, a category of Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year will win £300GBP for use against One Vision Imaging services
The winner of the Fujifilm Award for Innovation will win a Fujifilm X100V, worth £1300. (No cash alternative)
The winner and two runners up of the Student Food Photographer of the Year category will receive an RPS Membership, worth £120. The winning student will also have their work published in the award-winning RPS Journal.


Entrants into the Adult competition must be aged 18 or over on the closing date of the 7th February 2021.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

Each entry must be the original work of the entrant and the entrant must have complete copyright for this work. Previously published images may be submitted to any category however where linked to a third party, rights must have been sought and written permission received for use. Images submitted to the Production Paradise Previously Published category must have been previously published and rights must have been sought and written permission received for use and made available on request.