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Photo by 2017 Finalist Aristide Economopoulos

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2018 SPi Street Awards Sponsors & Prizes

Leica Camera

Leica have been redefining tradition for more than a century with innovative cameras that concentrate on the essence of photography – the image. The Leica Q is no different. It is the perfect instrument to realise your photographic ambitions and capture the decisive moments in your life.

Whether your subject involves depth of field, an available-light situation or a macro photography shot, the Summilux 28mm f/1.7 ASPH. provides everything you need to express yourself photographically. Its classic 28mm focal length is perfect for street, architectural and landscape photography. Its lens, the fastest in its class, combined with a specially designed 24 MP CMOS full-frame sensor, provides detailed images of unsurpassed quality: up to ISO 50,000.


Co-Sponsors

The 2018 SPi Street Awards were co-sponsored by Billingham Bags and by camera accessory artisan Angelo Pelle. Both companies produce outstanding high quality equipment.

The Billingham Hadley Small Pro

The Billingham Hadley Small Pro

Angelo Pelle Straps

Angelo Pelle Straps


Prizes

The winner received a month long solo exhibition in the prestigious Leica Studio S, London, and the superb Leica Q, a dream camera for street photography. The winner also received a Billingham Hadley Small Pro bag.

The twenty finalists participated in a month long group exhibition in the Leica Café in Mayfair.

The winner and finalists received bags and straps from our co-sponsors Billingham Bags and Angelo Pelle straps.

Leica Q with Leica Summilux 28mm f1.7 ASPH

Leica Q with Leica Summilux 28mm f1.7 ASPH

The Leica Studio S

The Leica Studio S

2017 SPi Street Awards Sponsors & Prizes

Olympus

In 2017 we partnered with Olympus, manufacturers of outstanding optical equipment since 1919.

The new Olympus PEN-F is far more than just beautiful – it is the result of 80 years of camera history and technical innovations. Combining classic style with the latest in digital technology, the Olympus PEN-F is the ultimate street photographer’s companion. With a high quality F 1.8 17mm Zuiko lens and a Creative Dial that allows photographers to assign their favourite features, this camera enables a custom photographic experience.


Prizes & Co-Sponsors

The winner received a solo exhibition in London at the Art Bermondsey Project Space, Olympus Pen F camera with 17mm Zuiko Lens, and Rock 'n' Roll artisan camera strap. 

The 20 finalists have all won a place in the group exhibition at the same gallery and a Rock 'n' Roll artisan camera strap each.

Olympus PEN-F camera with 17mm Zuiko lens

Olympus PEN-F camera with 17mm Zuiko lens

Winners and finalists exhibited at this top London gallery

Winners and finalists exhibited at this top London gallery

Rock & Roll camera strap

Rock & Roll camera strap