This ghostly image just won the Photographer of the Year award

Winners revealed in the Societies photographer of the year 2021
Overall winner (Image credit: James Musselwhite / The Societies Photographer of the year)

The Societies of Photographers has announced the winner, as well as second and third place runners up, of its Photographer of the Year award. In addition, three winners were chosen as Photographers of the Year specifically for the 20x16" print competition, judged live at The Societies’ 2022 Convention last week.

The Societies hosts a Monthly Image Competition, from which 12 winners are chosen over the course of the year, all of which are in the running to be selected as an overall winner after 12 months. In total, over 6,600 images were entered by members throughout 2021.

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Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.