Entry Form

Submissions are now being invited for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018, which celebrates and promotes the very best in contemporary portrait photography. Entry is open to photographers from around the world, aged 18 and over.

All entry forms must be received in advance online, by 23:59 GMT+1 Tuesday 12 June 2018 (UK time). Please carefully read the How to enter page before submitting your application

Please note that the first round of judging is completed digitally. Using the registration form below, uploaded a digital image (or images from a series) onto the website. Each image must be saved as a JPG/JPEG and be smaller than 3 MB. Each image must also be at least 1,080 pixels on its longest side (depending on whether it is portrait or landscape format). To ensure that the image is of the best quality given the file size we recommend saving the file as 72 PPI.

The entry fee for this competition is £28.00 per photograph entered.

Before completing this online registration form, please ensure:
- you have read and understood the rules fully. The entry fee is non-refundable.
- you have noted all dates for handing-in and collection of photographs
- you are entering all the photographs you want to enter in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize this year: although you can enter up to 6 photographs in the competition, all photographs have to be entered as part of the same application; you will not be allowed to enter further photographs after you have completed your entry form, even if you have entered fewer than 6 photographs.

Please complete both this entry form and the registration fee form that follows fully. Incomplete entries will not be processed.
All fields marked with a * must be completed.

Please note that:

  • the telephone number fields only accept digits: do not use brackets or + signs
  • If you experience problems completing the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize online application please email photoprize@npg.org.uk detailing the problem occurring, and a contact telephone number.

I wish to enter the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018. I have read the attached rules and agree to be bound by them.


I disagree with the Terms and Conditions of the competition

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Details of work submitted

Digital image submission instructions:

Images must be:
  • Saved in JPEG (.jpg) format
  • Smaller than 3MB (3,000k)
  • At least 800 pixels on its shortest side (width for portrait format images, height for landscape format images).
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Catalogue

All entrants have the unique opportunity to buy a special edition of the exhibition catalogue, featuring all the selected artists, an essay by a leading author, and a note of thanks and facsimile signature of the Director of the National Portrait Gallery. The special edition is only available to entrants and will not be available through the Gallery shops or online.

To order your copy of the catalogue now, simply tick the box below and £20.00 will be added to your total entry fee. Price includes postage and packaging and catalogues will be dispatched in November.