UKâ€™s RSPCA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) has bared the shortlist for the prestigious RSPCA Young Photographer Awards 2008 (YPA08).
33 outstanding images have been chosen from among the thousands of entries submitted for the competition. The winners will be announced at an exclusive awards ceremony at HM Tower of London on December 12.
Winners will be chosen in categories for under 12 years, 12-18 years, Pet Personalities and the Olympus Portfolio. The winners will receive Olympus photographic equipment while the overall winner will also get the chance to go on an exclusive RSPCA photoshoot.
[Site: RSPCA YPA08]
Photo: Matthew Burrard-Lucas