RPS International Images for Science exhibition – London

12 June 2018 - 10 July 2018


Royal Albert Hall - London
Royal Albert Hall
Kensington Gore
United Kingdom

Tel:020 7589 8212

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The Royal Photographic Society's International Images for Science exhibition presents visually captivating images to the public that also have an engaging science story to tell. 

Five winners have been chosen out of the 3,563 entries to the RPS IIfS competition, in response to an open call, welcoming all to submit their work.

Gold Medal – Xenon1T Detector by Enrico Sacchetti (Italy)

Silver Medal – Retinal Ishihara Artwork by Jonathan Brett (UK)

Bronze Medal – Impala - Cutaneous Glands by Morgan Trimble (South Africa)

Gold Medal (18-25s) – Taenia solium by Teresa Zgoda (USA)

Gold Medal (17 & Under) – Ferrofluid Glowing Multicolour by Ella Main (UK)

Submissions received were taken using high-tech equipment, digital cameras, and even smartphones sent in by students, amateur photographers, professional and medical photographers from around the world.

The RPS invites you to see these 100 photos, award winning and shortlisted images during the IIfS exhibition's UK tour.


Tour Dates:

HULL – Hymers College (25 September – 9 October 2017)

MANCHESTER – Royal Exchange Theatre (19 – 29 October 2017)

WORCESTER – The Hive (2 February – 22 March 2018)

DERRY – Millennium Forum (10 February – 9 March 2018)

BIRMINGHAM – NEC Big Bang Fair (14 – 17 March 2018)

BIRMINGHAM – NEC Photography Show (17 – 20 March 2018)

EDINBURGH – City Arts Centre (31 March – 15 April 2018)

CHELTENHAM – Town Hall (5 – 10 June 2018)

LONDON – Royal Albert Hall (12 June – 10 July 2018)

The exhibition will be on display on the Royal Albert Hall’s Amphi corridor and can be viewed when attending performances at the Hall between Tuesday 12 June and Tuesday 10 July, or on the following free open days:

Saturday 16 June: 10am-12pm
Sunday 17 June: 10am-4pm
Friday 22 June: 10am-4pm
Saturday 23 June: 10am-12pm
Sunday 24 June: 10am-4pm
Saturday 30 June: 10am-4pm
Saturday 7 July: 10am-12pm

The RPS IIfS is sponsored by Siemens, as part of their Curiosity Project: siemens.co.uk/curiosity-project

Find out more about the IIfS exhibition and UK tour here.

Image: © Daniela Rapavá, detail from the image, Frozen Bubble

Opening times

The exhibition can be viewed by those attending Royal Albert Hall events, and during their open days, please see www.royalalberthall.com/tickets/tours-and-exhibitions/ for latest info.

David Gamble
Email the event organiser
020 7589 8212

Region: LondonGroup(s): Imaging Science, Medical