Barclays Bikes Photo Competition

Tuesday 03 April 2012

in-public’s Nick Turpin is working with Barclays Bank to promote cycling in the City of London by running a Street Photography competition in conjunction with Time Out. Prizes will be given to the best Street Photographs that include a bicycle or reference to cycling in them somewhere and they must, of course, be taken in London.

To keep abreast of the entries you can follow on Facebook and enter the competition through Time Out.

Nick has prepared some tips for approaching photographing on the street here.

The competition closes on the 4th May 2012.

Posted by Nick Turpin



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