Awards

The Society's Awards are made annually to individuals who have made significant contributions to the art and science of photography and across all areas of imaging

The Society has made Awards to international photographers and those working in photography since 1878 when its Progress medal was first awarded. They are awarded annually and cover fifteen categories from photographers through to those working as photographic scientists, curators and educators. The Society also awards Honorary Fellowships of The Society – an honour it first bestowed in 1895. 

Awards Group

2013 & 2014 Awards

Details of 2013 winners and nominations for 2014.

2013 & 2014 Awards→

Background

The Society's Awards honour individuals internationally

Background→

Awards Categories

Fifteen categories across the art and science of photography back to 1878

Awards Categories→
Giles Duley pic box

Recipient Features

Features from RPS magazines on recipients at our annual awards.

Recipient Features→
HIPA call for entries

Awards

Giles Duley by Sally Smart crop

”As a photographer you tend to work a lot in isolation, especially in the type of work I do, so it means a lot to get recognition from your peers. Receiving an RPS Fellowship means the world.“

Giles Duley HonFRPS | Showcase→
Terry O'Neill

”Thank you for my wonderful medal and making a fabulous evening so memorable. This is the greatest honour I have ever received and I will cherish it.“

Terry O'Neill, HonFRPS | Showcase→