The Awards

In 2023, AUTO PHOTO Awards will be awarding 
15 top tier awards across 5 categories, plus:


 First place winners will receive a year’s membership of Shutter Hub.

The Top 100

Winning images will be selected for the AUTO PHOTO 02 book, published by Shutter Hub Editions


Winning and Highly Commended images will be showcased in the AUTO PHOTO Awards exhibition.


The Top 100 winning images will be featured on and


Photographers will win a one-to-one portfolio review with Karen Harvey, Creative Director of Shutter Hub.


Additional awards will be given across all awards categories for Highly Commended images.​

Duke of Richmond Award

1 photographer will receive a Highly Commended Award selected by Charles Gordon-Lennox, Founder of Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Alessia Glaviano Award

1 photographer will receive a Highly Commended Award selected by Alessia Glaviano, Head of Global Photo Vogue.

People's Choice Award

Selected from the Top 100 and voted for by the community. The winner of this award will receive a feature opportunity and a bundle of goodies from AUTO PHOTO and Partners.

Motorsport UK Award

One winner will be given Photography Accreditation at Motorsport UK controlled British Championships and have the opportunity to join the Motorsport UK panel of photographers as a paid contributor.


A tailor-made award (to be developed with the winner) offering career building opportunities, including the chance to join the WXVE production team on location for an automotive shoot.


The winning photographer will receive a paid commission to create a feature article for Influx Magazine, reaching a growing audience of 250k motoring enthusiasts across the UK.

Creative Impact Award

Recognising an automotive photographer who has made a significant impact in the community and industry, the winner will receive a bespoke trophy and be invited to join our panel of expert judges for the 2024 AUTO PHOTO Awards. 

Nominate a photographer now.

View 2022’s Top 100 images, prizes and judges.

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Submit your work

With a wide selection of exciting awards and opportunities, including the chance to exhibit and be published in the AUTO PHOTO book, we’re inviting you to share your passion and expose your work to new audiences. Enter now!