flashpoints: a photographic exploration of health across the life course is a photography competition held by RSPH in partnership with the Royal Photographic Society (RPS) in 2017.
The judges included award-winning photographers Chris Steele-Perkins, Sian Davey and Tom Hunter, as well as Professor Stephen Clift, Chair of RSPH's Arts and Health Special Interest Group.
Entries were invited from amateur and professional photographers based in the UK with the aim of collating a selection of photographs which document and evoke the interaction between different stages of our lives and our health and wellbeing.
- First place: Sorrow by Natasa Balogh
- Second place: Najma Khalid by David Shaw
- Third place: King Sized Mattress by Eric Aydin-Barberini
See below for the full shortlist of entries.