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BJP International Photography Award: Jack Latham is our 2019 winner

“The idea of a context vacuum is a fascinating one,” says Jack Latham of his BJP IPA winning series Parliament of Owls. “I think it’s only natural that we would want to fill these voids with theories.” Focusing on Bohemia Grove – an elite men’s club in California – Parliament of Owls explores the dangers of conspiracy theories and fake news. The club’s antics during its …

Meet BJP International Photography Award 2019 judge Sarah Allen, Assistant Curator at Tate Modern

Sarah Allen is hoping to see images that respond to our current political moment In the second of our interviews with BJP IPA 2019’s judges, we meet Sarah Allen. As assistant curator at Tate Modern, Allen has worked on a number of major shows, the most recent being Shape of Light, the first blockbuster exhibition to explore the relationship between photography and abstract art. Before …

Meet BJP International Photography Award 2019 judge Russ O’Connell, Picture Editor at the Sunday Times Magazine

Russ O’Connell is hoping to see images with an element of surprise In the first of our interviews with BJP International Photography Award 2019’s judges, we meet Russ O’Connell. His impressive career has seen O’Connell in editorial roles at celebrity weekly Heat, music magazine Q, and men’s lifestyle guide British GQ. . He is currently Picture Editor at The Sunday Times Magazine – which, as the UK’s first …

BJP IPA Past Winners

Previous Winners of the BJP International Photography Award have gone on to achieve global success and recognition. The industry exposure generated through the award has meant that the photographers involved have grown to become some of the most respected names in the industry. This is made possible through the opportunities winning the award provides, a solo show, extensive media coverage, and features both in print …