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Shortlist announced for Capturing Croydon competition

The Whitgift Foundation has announced the shortlist for the Capturing Croydon photography competition. 30 children from local primary schools in Croydon have been selected for their images of the borough, and now have a chance to win top photography prizes.

  • 30 budding photographers have been selected from 146 schoolchildren for a chance to win top photography prizes 
  • The initiative inspires children to explore their surroundings and the changes happening to Croydon’s urban landscape
  • Over 400 images were submitted of their hometown
  • The winner will be announced on 3 July 
  • The competition is part of a borough-wide initiative by The Whitgift Foundation, sponsored by the Croydon Partnership

At a special Awards Ceremony taking place at Old Palace of John Whitgift School in Croydon on 3rd July, one winner will be chosen based on the following criteria:

  • Old and new
  • Nature and manmade
  • Community
  • Mood and emotion
  • Composition

Below are the 30 shortlisted images selected by the judging panel: