The 200 shortlisted images, selected from over 13,000, will be published in early September in a book by Hoxton Mini Press. “These images, in all their diversity, reflect something of the richness of this nation and remind us what there is to be celebrated,” says Martin Usborne, co-founder of Hoxton Mini Press and Portrait of Britain judge, “We hope the book is a powerful snapshot of a moment in our shared history that stands the test of time.”
In September it will be announced wihich 100 portraits from the shortlist will be displayed throughout the UK on JCDecaux advertising screens.
See all shortlisted images here: http://gallery.portraitofbritain.uk
(and on Amazon).