One Shot – Dusk to Dawn

Low light and night photography presents the photographer with a different set of challenges but also with wonderful opportunities to capture the world differently. In this category you can use either natural or artificial light, including flash, as your light source but where artificial light is used it must be your primary light source.

What subjects can you include?

Any subject but shot between the dusk and dawn in ambient low light or night time artificial light.

How many images?

One image per entry.

What are the judges looking for?

A fabulous image that makes the best use of the wonderful low light.

Am I eligible?

This category is open to all photographers.

How many times can I enter?

You can enter this category as many times as you want to.

What is the category entry fee?

£10 for each single-image entry.

This category is a standalone award and entries are not considered in selecting the winner of the overall title of Travel Photographer of the Year 2019


The winner of this category will receive a jacket and trousers from Páramo, a personalised Plastic Sandwich leather portfolio book and membership of The Royal Photographic Society.

Image © Florent Mamelle