£50,000 travel photo contest launched

A two-week trip to Mozambique and South Africa goes to the winner of this year’s Travel Photographer of the Year competition which boasts £50,000 worth of prizes.

An historic archive of 50,000 glass negatives has been cleaned-up to reveal rare images of London’s transport system that will go on show for the first time next month. Picture:…

A 16-year-old student is among the winners of the Guardian Weekend Photography Prize - a contest which attracted around 9,000 entries. Picture credit: Natalie Lloyd

Jessops is to close its only dedicated classic camera store in the UK - a shop in Great Russell Street, London which has been open since 1988. Picture credit: Chris

Irish Times photographer Bryan O’Brien has been crowned photographer of the year at the annual Picture Editors’ Awards – the first time the title has crossed the Irish Sea. Picture…

Pentax is to stop selling its medium-format film-based cameras in Europe as a result of new EU environment regulations. And we can exclusively reveal that – as well as the…

Legend’s trust wins £7k lottery payout

Young photography enthusiasts are being given the chance to learn about Victorian photography pioneer Julia Margaret Cameron thanks to a £7,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).

Hasselblad has been forced to axe its groundbreaking dual-format XPan system camera because of a new European environmental regulation set to limit the amount of lead in electrical products.

Fuji confirms new sensor technology

Fuji is developing new image sensor technology which is reported to deliver 3x higher sensitivity and richer colour depth than conventional image sensors.