The Historic Photographer of the Year Awards 2019 is open to amateur and professional photographers around the world. HISTORY is sponsoring the Short Filmmaker of the Year Award. Entries close 20 October.

 

The Awards call on photographers and filmmakers from around the globe to explore and capture the very best historic places and cultural sites that the world has to offer. Whether it’s a ruined English castle, an underground Roman villa or the haunting beauty of a long-forgotten battlefield, historical sites are among the most picturesque places to photograph on Earth.

The Historic Photographer of the Year is run by Trip Historic, the leading online travel guide to the world’s historic sites is open to amateur and professional photographers around the world. The winner will see their work showcased on the official competition website and will receive a cash prize of £1,000.

The Awards challenge photographers everywhere, amateur or professional, to explore and share the most astonishing imagery of those places which dominate our past. Entries will be judged on originality, composition and technical proficiency alongside the story behind the image and its historical impact. 

Find out how you can take part in the Historic Photographer of the Year Awards 2019.