Olympus has named Jasper Wilkins as the winner of its student photography competition.


Picture credit: Jasper Wilkins

Jasper, from the University for the Creative Arts, Surrey, beat more than 2,000 entries with his image entitled ‘Water is Life’.

The arts and media student won the top prize of an Olympus OM-D E-M5 camera.

Runners-up in the contest, which carried the theme ‘People and Portraits’, were Elliott Gunn and Alecsandra Raluca Dragoi.

Judges included photographer Jay McLaughlin and Jon Bentley, a presenter on The Gadget Show.

Picture credit: Alecsandra Raluca Dragoi


Picture credit: Elliott Gunn