© Andrea Gjestvang, Norway, L'Iris d'Or 2013 overall Sony WPA winner.
The Sony World Photography Awards has launched a new competition to discover the UK's best photographer.
The UK National Award is new for the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards and is open to photographers of all abilities from across the UK. Entries are free, and photographers can enter one of ten categories.
This special award offers an amazing opportunity for budding photographers to have their work seen globally and be recognised alongside the world’s leading photographers.
The winner of the UK National Award will be announced on 18 March 2014. The winning photographer will receive Sony camera equipment. Alongside two runners-up, the winning photographer will have their work displayed alongside professional photographers from around the globe as part of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition held in London from 1-18 May 2014 and showcased online at the World Photography Organisation
The winner of the UK National Award will be chosen from entries to the Open competition of the 2014 Sony Word Photography Awards taken by UK nationals.
For more information and full terms and conditions, visit the World Photography Organisation