AOP Photography Awards

The 38th AOP Photography Awards are open to all AOP Accredited Photographer and Assisting Photographer members.

© Todd Antony 

Still Life and Object Category Finalists

Photography and short form film where still life or objects are the primary focus of the image. This can be any type of object in any place.

Judged by:

  • Robin Broadbent, Photographer
  • Cherie Federico, Director at Aesthetica Magazine
  • Sarah Williams, Co-Founder Darklight Art

Category Sponsor

© Laura Lewis, I Live On The Floor

GOLD Winner - Sarah Hogan

Dried Up
These images are from an on-going personal project called ‘Dried UP’. Weathered flowers are suspended by water, and while the mood is dark and the flowers have faded, the colours and shapes are just as beautiful.

Dried Up 1
Dried Up 2
Dried Up 3
Dried Up 4

© Sarah Hogan

Sarah Hogan is an interiors & still life photographer. Her commercial work is highly observational in style while her personal work explores emotions and the senses. She has contributed to many international publications such as House & Garden, Rakes Progress and co-authored the book Bold British Design.

Her most recent interiors book, The Life Eclectic was shortlisted for a BBD&PA award. Sarah has started to hold photography workshops for primary school children most recently focusing on floral Cyanotypes.

Sarah’s portrait of her daughter, ‘Lois as Queen,’ was Winner of the 2022 National Portrait Gallery Family Jubilee competition.

SILVER Winner - James Day

Helle Mardahl
Personal series shooting the incredible glassware of Helle Mardahl

Helle Mardahl 1
Helle Mardahl 2
Helle Mardahl 3

Post Production – Dennis Tuffnel

© James Day

I am a still life and portrait photographer specialising in the fields of advertising and editorial.

Congratulations to Finalists:

Levon Biss
James Day
Sarah Hogan
Jonathan Knowles
Laura Lewis
David Parfitt
Gary Smith
Greg White

Thank you to our Awards Sponsors

Headline Sponsor: Hahnemühle


Showcase Sponsor: Genesis Imaging

Category Sponsors:


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Supporting Sponsors:



AOP Photography Awards

The AOP Photography Awards are known as the ‘Oscars’ of the photography world. They celebrate excellence in the creative photography and image-making industry.
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