Fujifilm Student Awards 2016 – Call for entries


Metroprint are delighted to announce that we are once again partnering The Fujifilm Student Awards 2016, a collaborative competition between Fujifilm Professional, Metroprint, ChooseFilm and Fujifilm instax


With the competition brief entitled ‘Shoot from the Hip’ students should aspire to produce images which show not only their photography skill and knowledge but other influences, such as candid photography – fresh ideas, creativity, technical wizardry and images that push the boundaries. Show the  Show the benefits of shooting on film, not digital. The Fujifilm Student UK Awards aim to showcase silver halide film at its finest.

All students from the UK can take part in the competition, not just those undertaking courses involving photography. The criteria for entry is simply that all images are taken on Fujifilm film and submitted via Fujifilm Student Awards website. A single or series of images can be entered although the overall winner will be a single image. Entry is free and students can enter as many photographs as they wish.

The overall winner will be awarded the title 'Fujifilm Student Photographer of the Year 2016' and be presented with £200 worth of film from Fujifilm. We are proud to be providing a professionally produced folio of prints plus a one-to-one printing/consultancy session with one of our expert printers. There is also a prize of instax goodies including an instax printer up for grabs.

As with last year’s awards, each month there will be a 'Curator's Choice' award from these a winner will be selected. Each Curator’s Choice winner will be presented with a free 12" x 16" print of their winning image and 10 rolls of Fujifilm film as well as being featured on the Students Awards Website, Social Media channels and our e-newsletters. There is no set number of Curators Choice selections. The overall Fujifilm Student Awards winner which will be announced in May 2016.

The college or university that submits the most entries will win £500 worth of film from Fujifilm.

The closing date for the competition is 31st March 2016.

For more information and entry details