One Shot Category: Beauty of Light

Light is the very essence of photography. It sculpts and shapes our world. It is ever-changing, illuminating and defining with light and shade. Capture a moment of light which enhances the subject of your travel image.

You can enter B&W or colour images.

What subjects can you include?

Anything you see on your travels, provided light is the star of the show - a moment of beautiful natural or artificial light.

How many images?

One (1) image - This is a single image category.

What are the judges looking for?

A moment of beautiful light - natural or artificial - to define and illuminate the subject of your image. Creative use of composition and viewpoint. Capture in a single image, sculpted by light, something which makes the judges want to look at it again and again. Take our breath away!

Am I eligible?

This category is open to all photographers.

How many times can I enter?

You may enter this category as many times as you wish.



The winner of this category will receive a five or six-day winter or summer voyage for two people along Norway’s stunning coastline with Hurtigruten, including flights from the UK, plus a Torres Insulator Jacket from Páramo Directional Clothing and membership of the Royal Photographic Society.