SJA and CANON to host webinar for Young Sports Photographers

The Sports Journalists’ Association and Canon are hosting a webinar and Q&A for Young Sports Photographers on how to put together a portfolio for the SJA Young Young Photographer of the Year competition. The webinar will take place next Thursday at 1900 (26 November).

The webinar will give attendees some tips and tricks on how to put together an award-winning portfolio from previous competition winners as well as an update on the state of the industry.  

Participants include Richard “Dickie” Pelham The Sun’s chief sports photographer, Richard Heathcote Getty Images Sports Photographer, both previous winners of the SJA Sports Photographer of the Year Award, and Alex Pantling, last years Young Sports Photographer of the Year.

You do not have to be an SJA Member to access this webinar and it is of course free. Please sign up via the following link:

Information about the categories for sports photographers at the SJA British Sports Journalism Awards can be found on the awards website: