For 25 years, the Rory Peck Awards has celebrated the work of freelance journalists working in news and current affairs worldwide.
These are the freelance reporters, filmmakers, photojournalists and camera operators who play a vital role in international newsgathering – and in keeping independent journalism alive.
The Awards give freelance journalists the recognition they deserve, reward the most outstanding work produced each year and highlight the significant contribution by freelancers to the international media industry.
Submissions are invited in the following categories:
Rory Peck Award for News, sponsored by Google
Rory Peck Award for News Features
Sony Impact Award for Current Affairs
The Martin Adler Prize – for local journalists & field producers
Visit the Rory Peck website for more details on how to enter, eligibility and criteria, and see past winners. The Awards are free to enter and open to journalists working anywhere in the world. Every winner and finalist will receive a cash prize.
The Guild of Television Camera Professionals is an independent craft organisation supporting and encouraging excellence in all aspects of TV, digital and film camerawork. Members are predominantly cameramen and camerawomen working professionally across all moving image disciplines.
The International Association of Wildlife Film-makers, whose members are professional camera crew earning most of their income from making wildlife films, has been affiliated to the GTC since January 2016.