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The Redline Challenge is a competition for ambitious amateur photographers who want to challenge their creativity and test their technical know-how. Take on the brief set by Laura El-Tantawy for a chance to win Canon kit, plus an exclusive mentoring session with Laura herself.
Redline Challenge 2022
MEET THE WINNER
SELECTING THE WINNER
From a very strong shortlist of photographs selected from over 14,000 entries, find out how our three judges picked the winning image as we go behind the scenes with Kai Wong at a secret location in London, UK.
Watch Kai Wong & Canon ambassador Laura El-Tantawy as they reveal this year’s challenge: a split second story. From action sports to wildlife and everything in-between, capture the world how you see it and show us your split second stories.
MEET OUR JUDGE
Laura is a world renowned documentary photographer and has been exhibited and published internationally. She was a 2020 recipient of the prestigious W. Eugene Smith Grant and her series of long-term documentary projects place Laura brilliantly to act as judge and mentor for the Redline Challenge.
Hone your technique as you take on the Redline Challenge.
TIPS & TRICKS
Hear from our inspiring line-up of Canon ambassadors as they guide you through their approach to shooting split second stories, and offer up tips and tricks to help you master the brief.
Five pros explain their image-making process and share advice on crafting a narrative through a single striking photo.
Be creative in ways you never thought possible with our pioneering range of EOS R-System cameras. Featuring state-of-the-art technologies, access to our library of revolutionary RF lenses, and explosive continuous shooting speed, the EOS R-System is made for capturing split second stories.
Members get access to CPS support, both locally and at major events; a priority repair service; and — depending on your level of membership — free back-up equipment loans.
Piotr Skrzypiec from Slovenia
“It’s a huge achievement. For me, as a Canon user, the prize is the best set of equipment that I could imagine,” exclaims the photographer and now owner of the Canon EOS R5 and additional Canon gear totalling over EUR 14,000.