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Photography in London

Get snap happy with our guide to London photography news, features, galleries and more

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Time Out London Art
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Addicted to Instagram or permanently attached to your SLR? For photography fans, London's got plenty to get excited about. Keep up to date with the latest exhibition reviews, discover the best photography galleries to visit and see how just how good looking London is when captured in the lens. And if you're looking for inspiration, see the Top 40 Photos of London ever taken.

With our guide to the best photography London has to offer, you'll be on track in a flash. 

Must-see London photography exhibitions

Richard Mosse: Broken Spectre

Richard Mosse: Broken Spectre

  • 4 out of 5 stars

It can’t be pleasant being Richard Mosse. The Irish photographer has spent his career documenting the ravages of war and the pain of migration, and now...

Strand
Chris Killip: Retrospective

Chris Killip: Retrospective

  • 5 out of 5 stars

Chris Killip might not be as well known as Martin Parr or have the cult kudos of Tony Ray-Jones, but the work he produced in the 1970s and ’80s arguably...

Soho
A路kin: Aarati Akkapeddi

A路kin: Aarati Akkapeddi

Aarati Akkapeddi trained an AI on a family photo album to explore whehter algorithms are able to 'grasp the cultural traces of a community'. The results are...

The latest London photography features

Find London's photography galleries

Photographers' Gallery

Photographers' Gallery

  • 4 out of 5 stars

The Photographers' Gallery's six-storey premises on Ramillies Street has reopened after a full facelift. Original plans for the new site were for a striking,...

Michael Hoppen Gallery

Michael Hoppen Gallery

Michael Hoppen Gallery, set up in 1993, exhibits exclusively fine art photography. The second floor is dedicated to high quality contemporary work from well...

Atlas Gallery

Atlas Gallery

Atlas came of age in nineties Hoxton, when the area was still a scruffy, well-kept hipster secret but is now based in the swankier environs of Marylebone. The...

V&A Photographs Gallery

V&A Photographs Gallery

An early pioneer in collecting and exhibiting photography, the V&A now boasts a permanent gallery dedicated to the medium. The inaugural exhibition charts...

Our favourite photos of London

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