From among the more than 350 submissions received during the call for entries, the PHE18 Best Photography Book of the Year Award has selected 57 publications that will compete for the honour. The selection has been made by a committee of experts who have valued above all the quality and originality of the received proposals.
From among the 57 books selcted, there are 17 books in the national category, 29 books in the international category, and 11 books in the self-published category. The complete selection will be exhibited at the Biblioteca Nacional de España during PHotoESPAÑA 2018, from 6 June to 23 September. During the first week of the exhibition, a jury will select the winners of the aforementioned categories, and will also name an Outstanding Publisher of the year.