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The latest news about Distinctions.

Natural History Photography - Updated Guidelines & Criteria

The Natural History category recognises all branches of natural history, including zoology, botany and meteorology.
All applications for the Associate and Fellowship Distinctions of The Society will be assessed against the criteria set out in the Associate and Fellowship outline document. The following criteria are in addition to, not instead of, those criteria.

Image by; Ann Healy ARPS

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Fine Art Photography

From 2017, The Creative and Pictorial categories* will merge under a new name, called “Fine Art Photography”

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Introduction to Distinctions

These days are a great opportunity for those who wish to view successful panels up close and develop their understanding of the Distinctions and its processes. This is your opportunity to ask questions and find out more about Distinctions.

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Distinctions FAQs

We're frequently asked a number of questions regarding Distinctions. We hope this blog will help others in looking for the answers.

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200 Distinctions Portfolios

There are now more than 200 successful Distinction portfolios for you to view.

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Associate Exemption December 2016

Our congratulations to those who've gained their ARPS via exemption this month and on your recent BA (hons) 2:1 or MA.


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LRPS Distinctions Successes - November 2016

Congratulations to all those who were awarded their Licentiate of The Royal Photographic Society in November.

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LRPS Distinctions Successes - October 2016

Congratulations to all those who were awarded their Licentiate of The Royal Photographic Society in October.

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Associate Pictorial & Creative Distinctions October 2016

Our congratulations to those who have gained their ARPS in the Pictorial and Creative categories this October.

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Associate Natural History Distinctions September 2016

Our congratulations to those who have gained their ARPS in the Natural History category this September.

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Associate Conceptual & Contemporary Distinctions September 2016

Our congratulations to those who have gained their ARPS in the Conceptual & Contemporary category this September.

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FPotY 2016 call for entries
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