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Our new Genre for Licentiate, Associate and Fellowship applications

From Licentiate to Fellowship, from Natural History to Fine Art applicants have for a long time been able to use a book as a means of presentation, but in this genre the photography led photobook is the genre itself.

All elements will be considered that make up your photobook submission, from the images to the colour of the text. What form of photobook you present is under your creative control.


The cut off dates are the same for all three levels of Distinction (Licentiate, Associate & Fellowship). 


Assessment Date: 11 & 12 April 2022
Submission to arrive by: 21 March 2022

Assessment Date: 05 & 06 October 2022
Submission to arrive by: 14 September 2022

Panel Members

2022 - 2023

Stewart Wall ARPS
Stewart Wall ARPS

Licentiate & Associate Submissions

Professional Photobook Maker and Tutor

Trevor Yerbury FRPS FMPA

Fellowship Submissions
Professional Photobook Maker and Tutor

Jo Teasdale FRPS

Specialist in hand-made books

Richard Hall FRPS

Photobook Maker and Collector

Marianthi Lainas

External Advisor
Professional Photobook Maker

Contact us

For help with your Photobook application, please contact:

Distinctions Department
Office Hours: 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday.