Palm Photo Prize is open to photographers working in all disciplines and styles. Submit your work for a chance to be shortlisted and featured in the exhibition at theprintspace gallery – dates TBC as an official satellite event to Photo London.

Submissions open 1st March – 30th March 2020 | FREE to submit

Due to high levels of submissions, entrants are limited to two images per person, any submissions over this amount cannot be considered. There are no themes and strong stand-alone images are encouraged.

How to submit:

Sign up for a free creativehub account: app.creativehub.io

  1. Start a new project. Title: Your Name + Surname Description Palm* Photo Prize 2020 
  2. Upload 1 or 2 images ( maximum 2) Each photo needs to be named namesurname01.jpg
  3. Share images with photoprize2020@palmstudios.co.uk by selecting project and  clicking ‘share’ located on the top right menu.
  4. Tick Download permissions.
  5. Click ‘share’.

Please Note:

  • Entries must be in .JPG file format (saved as 8bit RGB) and sized to 15″ on the longest side 300dpi
  • Al images will be printed on Fuji Crystal Archive Matt.
  • 100 Selected images will be displayed as part of the Palm Photo Prize exhibition at theprintspace gallery
  • The files submitted must be of a photographic nature (i.e., no scans of paintings/drawings)
  • All exhibited submissions will be printed full bleed.

Once submissions have been received and selected, images will be printed by our sponsor creativehub in London. We will notify you upon successful selection.

  • Submissions for the Palm Photo Prize are open from 1st March –  till midnight (GMT) till 30 March 2020. Any files submitted after this time will not be accepted.
  • Palm Photo Prize opening night: Date TBC
  • Exhibition open to the public Dates TBC
  • Winners of the Judges Panel 1st & 2nd Place, People’s Choice Award and People’s Choice Instagram Award will be announced online 30 May 2019.
  • Voting in the People’s Choice Award will take place at Palm* Photo Prize opening party | theprintspace Gallery 74 Kingsland Rd, London E2 8DL

Exhibited entries will be in the running to win prizes in the following categories:

  • Judge’s Panel 1st place
  • Judge’s Panel 2nd place
  • People’s Choice Award
  • People’s Choice Instagram Award

Judge’s Panel 1st Place

  • £1000 Cash Prize supported by Polaroid Originals
  • Polaroid Originals camera + film
  • theprintspace £150 voucher
  • Labyrinth photography Lab £150 voucher
  • Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

Judge’s Panel 2nd Place

  • Polaroid Originals camera + film
  • theprintspace £100 voucher
  • Labyrinth photography Lab £150 voucher
  • Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

People’s Choice Award

  • Polaroid Originals camera + film
  • theprintspace £100 voucher
  • Labyrinth photography Lab £100 voucher
  • Palm* Studios goodie Bag + Palm* Feature

People’s Choice Instagram award

  • theprintspace £50 voucher
  • Labyrinth photography Lab £50 voucher
  • Feature on the Palm* Website

Judges Panel:

Palm* Photo Prize is proudly sponsored by creativehub, Polaroid Originals, i-D and Labyrinth Photographic.

 Pricing information:

  • All shortlisted entrants will have the option to opt-in to print sales using the creativehub service.
  • All images are printed 15″ width and 100% from sales will be given back to the entrant, minus print cost and VAT.

After the Photo Prize:

Once the exhibition has closed, all remaining prints will be destroyed.