The Royal Photographic Society (RPS) is a membership organisation and charity founded in 1853. It exists to promote photography and image-making and to support photographers in realising their potential, irrespective of their level of knowledge, equipment or skills. It has an international membership. The Society also acts as a public advocate for photography and photographers. This very prestigious exhibition curated by the Royal Photographic will present visually striking and inspiring work across all genres. Selected work will be exhibited in a nationwide touring exhibition opening as part of PHOTOBLOCK at The Old Truman Brewey, London, in October of 2017. See all the shortlisted photographers here.