Words by Emma kay
Pink Lady has launched its first ever global photography awards.
The Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2012 was launched on the 22nd of August. It aims to showcase all that is special and significant about food photography in our culture.
There is a £5000 prize for the overall winner and the competition is open to professionals and amateurs alike from all over the world.
The awards are split in to nine categories, which include Food Portraiture, Food in the Field, Food in the Street and a Young category.
The deadline for entries is 31st January 2012, and the shortlisted entries will be announced on the 21st of March 2012, with the winners announced on the 24th April 2012.
Winning images will be displayed at the world renowned Mall Galleries in London.
For more information and to enter the competition, click here.