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*Limited time Lockdown Offer. $9.50 for the first three months, $19.00 thereafter.

What’s included with the 1854 Full Access subscription?

Unlimited access to all of our digital content on 1854.photography (Normally $20.00 per month)

British Journal of Photography

British Journal of Photography, our bi-monthly, collectible, ad-free photobook (Normally $25.00 )

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Get free entry to all six of 1854’s industry-leading awards. Get seen by a global audience and top industry insiders who can truly impact your career.


Closes 1 April 2021

Promoting photographers in prestigious locations around the world.

Series entry, normally £33.00

Female in Focus

Closes 10 June 2021

Promoting exceptional women-identifying photographers.

Series entry, normally £33.00

BJP International Photography Award

Launching the careers of tomorrow’s biggest names.

Series entry, normally £33.00

Portrait of Britain

Celebrating the many faces of modern Britain.

Series entry, normally £35.00

Decade of Change

Harnessing the collective voice of our creative community to explore the most urgent issue of our time: the environment.

Series entry, normally £33.00

Portrait of Humanity

Proving there is more that unites us than sets us apart.

Series entry, normally £33.00

Fast Track – 1854’s new career accelerator for unsigned talent.

You know where you want to be.
You know you’re ready.
But how do you get there?

Fast Track puts you and your work in front of career-making talent reps, ad agencies and brands on the hunt for new unsigned talent.

Deadline: 7 April 2021

1854 Fast Track

Leica x 1854

Closes 1 April 2021

In collaboration with 1854/British Journal of Photography, Leica will commission 3x talented photographers from the 1854 community to create personal bodies of work.

Shoot the Sequel: Then & Now America

In collaboration with 1854/British Journal of Photography, MPB – the go-to platform for used photography and videography equipment – is commissioning two new photographic projects exploring the iconic moments, movements and narratives that traverse America’s past and present.

The WaterAid Climate Commission

In collaboration with 1854/British Journal of Photography, WaterAid is commissioning three new photographic projects exploring the ways in which the climate crisis is making it harder for people to access their basic human rights of clean water, decent sanitation and personal hygiene — especially in some of the world’s poorest countries.

Star Wars Families with Lucasfilm

We commissioned 10 photographers in 10 countries to pay homage to the iconic Skywalker saga, and the families who have enjoyed its magic for nearly half a century.

Breaking Barriers with adidas

In the lead-up to the 2018 Women’s World Cup, we commissioned photographer Alice Mann to create a new body of work exploring female football clubs in London.

Stories for Change with Panasonic LUMIX

In an ongoing collaboration that celebrates the power of photography in driving positive change, three photographers have been awarded a grant and Panasonic LUMIX S Series kit to create a new body of work around themes Inclusion and Belonging.

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Get paid to work alongside major brands on cause-conscious projects that give you the creative freedom to produce work that matters to you, and to the world.

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