Win a two week studio session with Rankin in new photo competition to help the homeless

Win a studio day with Rankin in new photo competition to help the homeless
(Image credit: YouTube: Billy Chip)

2020 has been one life-changing year, from the Coronavirus Pandemic to the rising of the Black Lives Matter Movement.

A charitable enterprise called The BA Hope Foundation is also hoping it will be the year that it launches its nationwide rollout of the 'Billy Chip' – a token that can be purchased for £2 and donated to the homeless to exchange for a hot or cold drink. The idea behind the token is that people can buy a chip and don't have to fear they are funding a drug habit or unscrupulous begging.

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Lauren Scott
Freelance contributor/former Managing Editor

Lauren is a writer, reviewer, and photographer with ten years of experience in the camera industry. She's the former Managing Editor of Digital Camera World, and previously served as Editor of Digital Photographer magazine, Technique editor for PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine, and Deputy Editor of our sister publication, Digital Camera Magazine. An experienced journalist and freelance photographer, Lauren also has bylines at Tech Radar,, Canon Europe, PCGamesN, T3, Stuff, and British Airways' in-flight magazine (among others). When she's not testing gear for DCW, she's probably in the kitchen testing yet another new curry recipe or walking in the Cotswolds with her Flat-coated Retriever.