We are happy to share the Top 10 images of the Portraiture and Celebrity Photography category of our Spotlight Awards 2023!

This shortlist was selected by the category judges:

  • Joanne Banks Photo Editor at The Economist, UK
  • Alejandro Rattenbach Creative Director at Wieden+Kennedy, Mexico
  • Felix Ettelson Senior Art Director at M&C Saatchi, Australia

We would like to warmly congratulate all the talented photographers who made it into our top 10 - in no particular order: Aaron Kotowski, Michael Leckie, Robert Wilson, Anke Luckmann, Jesse Rieser, Andy Spain, Sacha Stejko, Jack Margerison, Jeff Camden and Christian Tisdale!

Go to our Spotlight Awards to see the images and keep an eye on our blog and social media for more shortlist announcements. The winner of the Portraiture & Celebrity Photography category, as well as the other category winners and the Grand Prize winner will be announced on the 20th of September.