Cuba Boxer
CREDIT: Valerie Mather ARPS
The Creative Camera
Author: Valerie Mather ARPS

Use online learning to enhance your visual literacy. Visual literacy, the ability to read, interpret and communicate detailed feedback on an image, is a valuable skill for every photographer. 

Depict! 2
Open for entries: DepicT!
Closes: 14 June 2021

The RPS in partnership with Watershed and DepicT! offers a £1000 Award for the 90 second film or animation that displays exceptional cinematography. 

Rebecca Faith Photo 1057 CMYK
CREDIT: Rebecca Faith
Photography for Everyone
Our new Strategic Plan 2021–26

We are delighted to publish our new strategic plan for the next five years. It has been created in consultation with members, staff, trustees, and volunteers throughout the RPS.

InProgressAdamaJallohPRESSIMAGE03WebOnly
CREDIT: Adama Jalloh
Exhibition: In Progress
Open: May-October 2021. Location: RPS Gallery, Bristol

A collection of solo exhibitions by five of the most innovative photographers and photo-based artists working today: Laia Abril, Hoda Afshar, Widline Cadet, Adama Jalloh and Alba Zari.

Vertiginous Exhilaration © Rut Blees Luxemburg
CREDIT: © Rut Blees Luxemburg / Vertiginous Exhilaration
RPS Awardees in conversation: Rut Blees Luxemburg HonFRPS
18 May 2021

In this on-going series of 'in conversations' hear from leading individuals talk about how they use photography as artists, scientists, educators, publishers and curators. 

Ada Adriano
CREDIT: Ada Adriano
Closing soon: Exposure Competition
Closes: 14 May 2021 (free entry)

Win a Nikon camera in our bi-monthly Members‘ Competition. A special guest photographer will choose the winning images. Theme: 'Colour'. Selector: Ben More. 

Marilene Ribeiro
CREDIT: Marilene Ribeiro
Apply now: RPS Postgraduate Bursary
Closes: 14 June 2021

As part of The RPS remit as an educational charity we offer an annual bursary of £3,500 in support of a postgraduate student.

Ciril Jazbec
CREDIT: Ciril Jazbec
Open for entries: TPA/RPS Environmental Bursary
Closes: 30 July 2021

The RPS in partnership with The Photographic Angle is offering a bursary to support a project promoting environmental awareness. It will provide £3000 towards project related costs.