Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize shortlist announced

Four photographers have been shortlisted for this year’s Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize.

The prize, sponsored for the sixth time by the law firm, will showcase the work of some of the most talented emerging young photographers alongside that of established professionals, photography students and gifted amateurs.

The exhibition will run from 14 November 2013 to 9 February 2014 at the National Portrait Gallery in London.

The four shortlisted photographers for the £12,000 prize are: Anoush Abrar for Kofi Annan; Dorothee Deiss for The Twins; Spencer Murphy for Katie Walsh; and Giles Price for Kumbh Mela — Mamta Dubey and Infant.