All the latest TPOTY press releases and contact details for media image requests
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All the latest press releases from the Travel Photographer of the Year awards are available to view and download by clicking on the links below. For images to accompany a story, please visit our Winners’ Gallery to view the available images, then request the shots from Karen in our Press Office.
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PHOTOGRAPHY BEYOND BORDERS
April 11 2019: Entries are open for the 2019 international Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY). Founded in 2003, the competition attracts submissions from amateur, semi-professional and professional photographers from more than 140 countries each year, all drawn to take the TPOTY challenge by the fantastic prizes and the international kudos and exposure that comes from doing well in the awards.
TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR FLIES INTO LONDON
March 26 2019 - London gains a stunning, FREE, open-air photography attraction this week when the latest winning images from the international Travel Photographer of the Year awards go on display this Thursday, March 28, at London Bridge City SE1 2DB - adjacent to City Hall and the Scoop and opposite the Tower of London. This fascinating, vibrant and evocative exhibition of world-class contemporary travel photography will be viewable 24 hours a day and run until April 30.
THE ‘ANTIDOTE TO BREXIT’ - TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR BRINGS THE WORLD TO LONDON, MARCH 28-APRIL 30
February 20 2019 - With all the uncertainty around March 29 looming as ‘Brexit Day’, visitors to London Bridge City - across the Thames from the Tower of London - can take comfort in a beautiful distraction from Travel Photographer of the Year...
2018 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR WINNERS ARE REVEALED
December 13 2018 - The winners of the 2018 international Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY) have been revealed, and they’re a glorious celebration of the beauty of this planet and its human and animal inhabitants. Amateur and professional photographers from 142 countries submitted over 20,000 images, and photographers from 22 countries feature amongst the winners. The 2018 Winners’ Gallery on www.tpoty.comfeatures over 150 fabulous images in a vibrant, fascinating and evocative collection of world-class contemporary travel photography shot on everything from high-end professional cameras to mobile phones.
FINAL CALL FOR ENTRIES: TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2018
September 11th 2018 - Entries for the 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year awards close on October 1st, giving amateur, semi-professional and professional photographers from across the globe less than three weeks to submit their images to this renowned international competition at www.tpoty.com.
TPOTY IMAGES AND PHOTOGRAPHERS TO FEATURE AT XPOSURE, THE PREMIER INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL IN THE MIDDLE EAST
August 20 2018: Images from the international Travel Photographer of the Year awards are to go on display as part of this year’s prestigious Xposure International Photography Festival, the Middle East’s premier photography festival (November 21-24), taking the awards’ world-class contemporary travel images to a vast new audience. The new relationship also presents entrants in this year’s TPOTY awards - which close on October 1st- with a fantastic opportunity to feature in a showcase exhibition at Xposure 2019.
COULD YOUR TRAVEL PHOTOS BE WORLD-BEATERS?
July 26 2018 - As the holiday season gets into full swing, the international Travel Photographer of the Year awards (TPOTY) are inviting submissions from amateur and professional photographers of all ages and from all countries. Whether you're a beginner and get a lucky shot on holiday, are an experienced amateur photographer or a full-time professional, and whether you shoot on the latest professional kit or on a smartphone or tablet, there's a TPOTY category that's right for you.
COULD YOU BE THE TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR?
April 9 2018: The 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year awards are now open for entry. Amateur and professional photographers from across the globe and of all ages have until October 1st to submit their images to this long-established, renowned international competition at www.tpoty.com.
Slideshow image credits: Northern Lights © Thomas Kokta (Germany), Celebration © Darpan Basak (Indonesia); Skeletons © Timothy Allen (UK)