CREDIT: Mark Phillips FRPS
First Documentary Fellowship awarded
News from our Distinctions team

Mark Philips FRPS, Chair of the RPS Documentary Group, has been awarded the first Fellowship in the new Documentary genre. His successful portfolio focuses on Havana and New York.

Catherine MacBride ARPS
CREDIT: Catherine MacBride ARPS
Member focus: Catherine MacBride ARPS
Browse portfolio

Enter the magical world of Dublin based paper artist and creative photographer MacBride. Her portfolio of whimsical dreamscapes is both beautiful and inspiring.

Donna Crous
CREDIT: Donna Crous
Six competitions open for entries
Visit our 'Opportunities' page to learn more

Stretch yourself photographically and have fun with a range of challenges. It is possible to take all the photographs you need to enter the competitions at home during lockdown. 

Christmas Tree 3
CREDIT: M Essenson & A Trimbee
Festive Cheer - Create a Christmas Image
1 December 2020 (£3-£5)

Light painting is a great photographic activity to provide a little festive cheer. Join Michelle Essenson for a 90 minute light painting zoom session which includes live demonstrations.

Agate (Montana)
CREDIT: Agate (Montana) Bernardo Cesare
#RPSTogether Photo Challenge
Join our exciting new weekend activity

We're inviting you, our members, friends and photographic community, to join us every Sunday to take part in a live photo challenge. 

CREDIT: Evan Dawson CEO
Governance Review 2020 - Q&A session
5 December 2020 (free but booking essential)

The RPS Trustees would like to invite all members to join us for an informal Q&A session to discuss proposed changes to our governance. 

CREDIT: Wayne Beattie
Photography as a tool against depression
Author: Sean Goodhart, Contemporary Group

Wayne Beattie's fight with anxiety and depression using photography was recently covered in a BBC news article.

Steve Smith FRPS
Distinctions Talks Live: Steve Smith FRPS
3 December 2020 (free but booking essential)

He is best known for his work on Cuba for which he has gained Fellowships in Visual Arts and Travel. He specialises in producing monochrome prints from film and digital capture.

Venetia Dearden
CREDIT: Venetia Dearden
Give the gift of photography this Christmas
A unique gift that can be enjoyed all year

An RPS membership makes an inspiring present for friends or family with a love of photography. From budding artist to seasoned professional, membership has something to offer everyone.

Alice Hendy
CREDIT: Alice Hendy
20% off new membership
Save up to £24

We are pleased to offer a 20% discount on new memberships to anyone who attends an online event before 30 November.