Photography exhibitions in South Kensington

Discover and explore the best photography exhibitions, events and activities happening here including Fox Talbot, Paul Strand and Britain from the Air.

How to photograph a night sky

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Natural History Museum
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Taking pictures of distant stars is no longer just the work of astronomers. Find out the secret of success for photographing night skies.

Final Week

Wildlife Photographer of the Year

On til 30th June
Natural History Museum
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Last chance to see Wildlife Photographer of the Year which showcases extraordinary animal behavior and the breathtaking diversity of life on Earth. Explore the world's best nature photography, exhibited on 100 exquisite light panels, now in its 54th year.

Free

V&A Photography Centre Opens

Opens 12th October
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The new Photography Centre opens at the V&A with over 600 spellbinding photos including some of the oldest known photographs to modern masters. The Museum began acquiring photographs in 1852, and its collection is now one of the largest and most important in the world.

Earth Photo

6th July - 22nd Aug
Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
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A shortlist of 50 exceptional photographs and four films that document the Earth in all its diversity. Earth Photo aims to enable a better understanding of the world around us, focussing on four themes - people, nature, place and changing forests.