1854 Access. The career enhancing
platform for photographers.

Through British Journal of Photography, get inspired by groundbreaking work at the forefront of contemporary photography. Get seen by a global audience and top industry insiders who can truly impact your career. Get paid to create work that matters to the world, and to you.

  • Get inspired

  • Get seen

  • Get paid

The go-to destination for the most influential decision-makers in the industry and an unrivaled platform for those seeking to influence them.

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© Dylan Collard

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Thought-provoking photography, new talent and fresh perspectives. Inspiring over 3 million creative individuals around the world every month. 

Enjoy all of our premium content with Access Membership. Read more

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© Sam Robinson

Get seen

Get your work seen by the most influential industry figures, in international exhibitions, award-winning photobooks, global press campaigns and more. 

Enter all six of our awards with Access Membership. ​Read more

© Javier Caso

Get paid

Work alongside major brands on compelling, cause-conscious projects that give you the freedom to produce creatively challenging work.

Get priority access to all paid commission opportunities with Access Membership. Read more

© Charlie Edwards, Portrait of Britain Winner

The world’s leading awards programme

25K+

Community members

500+

Award winners P/A

12

Major exhibitions

300+

Judge & industry panel

50M+

Global exhibition reach

3.5M+

Worldwide audience

Get Access Membership and take your creative practice to a whole new level.

Get inspired. Get seen. Get paid.

BJP Print Subscription

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of BritainTM
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

Digital Access Membership

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of Britain
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

Full Access Membership

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of Britain
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

*COVID-19 Offer

We want to arm you with tools to help you come out of this crisis stronger: not only enhance your practice, but keep you inspired and entertained during the trying months ahead. Now more than ever, photography can lift our moods, brighten our spirits and boost our mental health.

That’s why we’re offering £28 off both 1854 Digital Access Membership plans. That’s only £1, or 99% off the first quarter, if you opt for quarterly. Or you can get a whole year’s membership for just £51, a saving of 86%. Both options give you access to exclusive member-only British Journal of Photography content, including 7 whole years of back issues of the monthly BJP magazine app, all of our world-class awards and priority access to paid commission opportunities while you’re a member! Stay safe.

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1854 Access. The career enhancing
platform for photographers.

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Through British Journal of Photography, get inspired by groundbreaking work at the forefront of contemporary photography. Get seen by a global audience and top industry insiders who can truly impact your career. Get paid to create work that matters to the world, and to you.

  • Get inspired
  • Get seen
  • Get paid

The go-to destination for the most influential decision-makers in the industry and an unrivaled platform for those seeking to influence them. 

POB 2019 © 2821_Dylan Collard

© Dylan Collard

Get inspired

Thought-provoking photography, new talent and fresh perspectives. Inspiring over 3 million creative individuals around the world every month.

Enjoy all of our premium content with Access Membership. Read more

POH 2019©-3809_Sam-Robinson

© Sam Robinson

Get seen

Get your work seen by the most influential industry figures, in international exhibitions, award-winning photobooks, global press campaigns and more. 

Enter all six of our awards with Access Membership. Read more

© Javier Caso

Get paid

Work alongside major brands on compelling, cause-conscious projects that give you the freedom to produce creatively challenging work.

Get priority access to all paid commission opportunities with Access Membership. Read more

The world’s leading awards programme

25K+

Community members

500+

award winners P/A

12

major exhibitions

300+

judge & industry panel

50M+

global exhibition reach

3.5M+

worldwide audience

© Charlie Edwards, Portrait of Britain Winner

Get Access Membership and take your creative
practice to a whole new level.

Get inspired. Get seen. Get paid.

Digital Access Membership

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of Britain
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

Full Access Membership

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of Britain
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

BJP Print Subscription

  • Get Inspired
  • British Journal of Photography magazine
    The BJP in its finest form; a beautifully bound publication designed to inspire. A carefully curated selection of the best contemporary photography.
  • British Journal of Photography iOS &
    Android monthly digital editions
    The app that will help you navigate the visual world. Access more than five years of BJP past editions and enjoy unlimited inspiration from your pocket.
  • 7 years+ digital back issues
    Every monthly back issue of British Journal of Photography’s tablet app: 60+ issues and counting, charting the modern history of contemporary photography.
  • VIP access to all BJP & 1854 events
    Exclusive VIP invite to all BJP and 1854 events and exhibitions around the world. You get the first chance to RSVP before the rest of our 3.5M+ audience.
  • Get Seen
  • Female in Focus
    An award that acknowledges and celebrates talented women photographers. Winners exhibited as part of a group show in New York.
  • Portrait of BritainTM
    An award that captures the many diverse faces that make up our nation. 100 winning images exhibited on digital screens across the UK.
  • Decade of Change
    An award dedicated to making a positive impact on the climatic crisis through photography.
  • International Photography Award
    An award in search of the best in contemporary photography. Win your own solo show at TJ Boulting gallery in London.
  • Open Walls Arles
    An opportunity for emerging and established artists to have their work appreciated globally. Exhibit as part of a group show at Galerie Huit Arles, France alongside Les Rencontres d’Arles.
  • Portrait of HumanityTM
    An award that commemorates our differences and the power of photography in breaking boundaries. 100 winning images will be exhibited digitally on Clear Channel screens internationally, seen by millions.
  • Get Paid
  • Priority access to all paid commissions
    A platform full of possibilities for photographers to get paid for their passion while working on exciting, creative and cause-conscious projects.
  • Exclusive members’ commissions
    A proportion of our commission opportunities are restricted to Access Members only, providing members with exclusive opportunities to get seen and paid by leading brands and charities.

*COVID-19 Offer

We want to arm you with tools to help you come out of this crisis stronger: not only enhance your practice, but keep you inspired and entertained during the trying months ahead. Now more than ever, photography can lift our moods, brighten our spirits and boost our mental health.

That’s why we’re offering £28 off both 1854 Digital Access Membership plans. That’s only £1, or 99% off the first quarter, if you opt for quarterly. Or you can get a whole year’s membership for just £51, a saving of 86%. Both options give you access to exclusive member-only British Journal of Photography content, including 7 whole years of back issues of the monthly BJP magazine app, all of our world-class awards and priority access to paid commission opportunities while you’re a member! Stay safe.