On 13th February 2018, philanthropist Nick Lawson will begin a unique marathon across Africa - from the southern-most to the northern-most point of the continent - from Cape Agulhas, South Africa to Ras ben...
Open worldwide, The Everyday Heroine photography award put he spotlight on ordinary women who performed extraordinary jobs!
We invited photographers to grab their cameras, to find and record the lives of everyday heroines, to be their voice. To record those women who influenced their lives. Women who are or have been a source of inspiration or of aspiration or just comfort knowing they were there.
Photographers from over 50 different countries captured images of true heroines - mothers, grandmothers, nurses, doctors, teachers, social care workers and many strong and brave women.
On 22nd June our panel of judges will selcted the winning shots. These be showcased in London during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Oct 2017. Whatch this space for details.
photo © Meirion Harries for OPAAL
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