BIPP Awards 2016

2016 was another successful year for the New College Lanarkshire Photography students at the annual BIPP (British Institute of Professional Photography) student Awards.

The awards were held on Sunday 8th May 2016 at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow City Centre and gave the students an opportunity to network with other students within NCL, students from colleges and universities around Scotland and also professional photographers.

The competition was fierce with over 120 entries in each of the 4 student categories.

New College Lanarkshire students had great success scooping a total of 7 awards. 5 awards in the Social/Portraiture Category, 1 award in the Photojournalism Category and a final award in the Open Category.

NCL Photography students with their awards from the BIPP Student Awards 2016

This is the sixth year of success for NCL students at the BIPP Student Awards and the whole photography team are extremely proud of the achievements of the students.

Social & Portraiture

Gold – Platinum by Ashleigh Hillock

Silver – Daddy’s Girl by Lee McAdam

Bronze – Galaxia by Ashleigh Hillock

Merit – Winking Churchill by Ashleigh Hillock

Merit – Sheriff by Ainslie Wright


Merit – Sound of Glasgow Streets by Patricija Isakova


Merit – Kinlochleven Sunrise by Paul Gray

For more information on BIPP Scotland please visit their website:

If you are interested in studying photography at New College Lanarkshire and having the chance to enter this competition current course information can be found on the website:

The copyright for all images featured in this posted is retained All Rights Reserved by the respective photographers.

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