The Awards


The Top 100 photographers will be selected for the AUTO PHOTO book, published by Shutter Hub Editions. AUTO PHOTO books are available online and in selected stockists, including Caffeine & Machine and Shreeji News, as well as housed in the archives of the British Library and Cambridge University.

They’ll be showcased in a touring exhibition at venues including Motorsport UK HQ, Caffeine & Machine, and Cambridge University, and online at and

The Top 100 photographers will receive a digital certificate.


There are 5 AUTO PHOTO Awards categories:
Cars as Art, Motorsport, Scenes & Styling, Car Culture, Innovation.

Each category will award 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Additional Highly Commended awards will be given across all categories.

1st-place winners will receive a year’s membership of Shutter Hub and a one-to-one portfolio review with Karen Harvey, Creative Director of AUTO PHOTO & Shutter Hub.

Each category winner will receive a personalised digital certificate and be featured in the AUTO PHOTO book and The Top 100 exhibition.  


Selected from the Top 100 and voted for by the community. The winner of this award will receive a feature opportunity and a Shutter Hub membership.


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 2025 AUTO PHOTO Awards. 

Duke of Richmond Award

A Highly Commended Award selected by Charles Gordon-Lennox, Founder of Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Alessia Glaviano Award

A Highly Commended Award selected by Alessia Glaviano, Head of Global Photo Vogue.


A Highly Commended Award selected by WXVE’s Co-Founder and Production Team. 

Motorsport UK Award

A Highly Commended Award selected by Hugh Chambers, CEO of Motorsport UK.

Adrian Flux

A Highly Commended Award selected by Charlie Roughton, Co-Founder and Director of The Maze Group. 

Caffeine & Machine Award

A Highly Commended Award selected by Phil McGovern, Founder of Caffeine & Machine. 

Image © Wayne Goodman

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. Get your free image entry now!