Accolade: The Prism Award for photographers. *Photo supplied
Accolade: The Prism Award for photographers. *Photo supplied

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18: A new lifetime achievement award photographers has been launched for the island’s professional photographers.

The awards are a joint venture between AFL and the Bermuda Professional Photographic Association.

The announcement of the first winner will be made at the inaugural presentation of the AFL Prism Award will be made at a ceremony this Saturday at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art. Representatives of the arts and photographic communities in Bermuda have been invited to attend the event and celebrate the success of a professional photographer in demonstrating true mastery in the medium throughout his or her lifetime.

BPPA’s Graeme Outerbridge said: “As a photograph immortalizes an instant, the AFL Prism Award is intended to cast a spotlight onto individuals, whose vision and commitment to their craft is deserving of public recognition.”