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Enter our Children with Cancer UK photo competition and help save young lives.
We’re encouraging photographers of all ages and abilities to take part in our second photography competition to help fight childhood cancer.
Whether you’re using a camera phone or the best equipment money can buy, get creative and enter our competition today!
We’re looking for your best photographs which represent ‘childhood’.
Your photo could be a special moment in a child’s life, something that represents your own youth or a snapshot that illustrates the innocence or fun of childhood.
The best photographers will be in with a chance of winning a money can't buy opportunity to attend a photoshoot with celebrity photographer Nicky Johnston, a family photoshoot with Little Bunny Photography and Amazon vouchers!
Our competition is open until 5pm on Monday 2nd September.
Need some help? Our judge Nicky Johnston has shared his top tips for taking a great photo.
See winning images from 2012
How to enterThere are two categories:
Young Photographer: for children aged 16 years or under*
Adults: for adults aged 17 years or over
1. Complete our online form (a new window will open)
2. Email your photograph/s to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please name your images as the following: First name, Surname, number of photograph i.e JoeBloggs1 or JoeBloggs2. Unfortunately, we cannot accept entries by post or in person.
3. Make a donation
There is no entry fee for our Young Photographer category (for children aged 16 years or under). For adults (aged 17 years or over), the entry fee is £5 per image.
You can make a donation online here or you can send a cheque or postal order to Photography Competition, Children with Cancer UK, 51 Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3JQ. Please make cheques payable to Children with Cancer UK.
To donate over the phone with a credit or debit card, please call 020 7404 0808 to speak to a member of our team.
PrizesOur panel of judges will select a first, second and third prize winner and three runners up from each category. All 12 images will feature in our 2014 calendar.
Attend a photoshoot with Nicky Johnston, celebrity photographer plus £50 Amazon voucher
A family photoshoot with Anna Resner, owner of Little Bunny Photography plus £25 Amazon voucher
£25 amazon voucher
Winners will be notified by Monday 16th September.
The judging panelNicky Johnston
Nicky is one of the UK’s best known celebrity photographers. With over 30 years experience, has photographed stars including David Beckham, Justin Bieber and Helen Mirren.
Anna is a professional photographer and owner of Little Bunny Photography (www.littlebunnyphotography.com)
Good luck - we look forward to seeing your photos!
Terms and conditions
For more information about our competition, please read our terms and conditions before entering. Submission of an entry will be taken to mean acceptance of our terms and conditions.
Read more: Terms and conditions
*To qualify for the children’s category, you must be 16 years old or under on the closing date. If you are 16 or under, you must have the consent of a parent or legal guardian before submitting any images.
Visions of Research
We've launched our first competition to find eye-catching and stunning images that showcase childhood cancer research.
We're looking for photographs, computer generated images, illustrations or drawings which illustrate any aspect of childhood cancer research.
This competition is open to all UK based scientists working in the field of childhood cancer.
This includes those funded by Children with Cancer UK.
Read more: Visions of Research