Judging/Rules

1st Round - Studio Children's Portrait 

Once your Portrait session has finished you will be invited back to view your photographs and select the image to be entered into the studio awards. Your chosen image will be judged by Professional Photographers around the UK and the top three images from each studio will be awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes. 

Winners will be announced February 2019

 

2nd Round -

2018 Children's Portrait Of the Year Award

1st Prize winners from each studio will be entered into the 2018 Children's Portrait of the Year award.

One lucky winner will will receive 

£1000 

All the entries will be judged by The Lullaby Trust

Winners will be announced February 2019

Last date for entries 8th December 2018


Children's Portrait Award Rules

- Children must be under 0-16 years old at time of your photography session to enter the awards.

- Minimum £10 donation to be paid to The Lullaby Trust at time of sitting via cash or cheque (payable to The Lullaby Trust)

deposited in The Lullaby Trust Collection tin at your chosen Studio.

 - Judges decision is final and winners will be notified via text, email or telephone.

- Studio Awards winners will be announced February 2019

- Annual Children's Portrait Award winner will be announced February 2019

- Due to the high number of sessions please arrive at the studio 5 mins before your alloted time slot. If you are late you may be asked to return at a later date.

- All images are copyright protected and all photographers reserve the right to use the images for advertising and Children's Portrait Awards promotions.

 

- Cancellation of your appointment with less than 24hrs notice may incur a small rebooking fee of £15 to cover part payment of additional studio time.

- Winning entrants will be asked to return to the studio to collect their prize and may be asked to have a photograph taken accepting their prize. 

- Entrants must attend a viewing session a few days after their portrait session to view and choose their image to be entered. A £25 returnable deposit may be requested at some studios.

- Your Children's Portrait Session can include multiple Children but the image for the competition must only be a one child in the image.

- At the viewing session there will be the opportunity to purchase additional prints and products. This will be the only opportunity to purchase from the session.