Category: Contests

  • 2020 Infinity Award: Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism—Hannah Reyes Morales | International Center of Photography

    2020 Infinity Award: Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism—Hannah Reyes Morales | International Center of Photography

    2020 Infinity Award: Documentary Practice and Visual Journalism—Hannah Reyes Morales via International Center of Photography: https://www.icp.org/infinity-awards/hannah-reyes-morales Hannah Reyes Morales documents tenderness amidst adversity. Her photography, both visceral and intimate, explores how resilience is embodied in daily life. She grew up in Manila, witnessing loved ones depart from home each year. These departures, along with the…

  • 2020 Infinity Award: Lifetime Achievement—Don McCullin | International Center of Photography

    2020 Infinity Award: Lifetime Achievement—Don McCullin | International Center of Photography

    2020 Infinity Award: Lifetime Achievement—Don McCullin via International Center of Photography: https://www.icp.org/infinity-awards/don-mccullin-2020 Sir Don McCullin. He photographed his first open conflict essay about the civil war in Cyprus in 1964. In 1966 he began an eighteen-year affiliation with the London Sunday Times Magazine, covering major conflicts and battlefields — the Congo, Biafra, Israel, Vietnam, Cambodia,…

  • The CENTER Awards: The Me & Eve Award: Ada Trillo | LENSCRATCH

    The CENTER Awards: The Me & Eve Award: Ada Trillo | LENSCRATCH

    The CENTER Awards: The Me & Eve Award: Ada Trillo Starting Out, January 2020. The migrant caravan leaves Honduras and begins their trek to the Guatemalan-Mexican Border. An estimated 4,000 people left San Pedro Sula on January 15th and walked over 500 miles in a week before being captured and deported. T via LENSCRATCH: http://lenscratch.com/2020/05/the-center-awards-the-me-eve-award-ada-trillo/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+lenscratch%2FZAbG+%28L++E++N++S++C++R++A++T++C++H%29…

  • Juxtapoz Magazine – The Palm Photo Prize Announces its Shortlist

    Juxtapoz Magazine – The Palm Photo Prize Announces its Shortlist The Palm* Photo Prize, an annual submission based exhibition for a new generation of photographers has annouced its shortlist for the 2020 awards. Coi… Link: https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/photography/the-palm-photo-prize-announces-its-shortlist/ The Palm* Photo Prize, an annual submission based exhibition for a new generation of photographers has annouced its shortlist…

  • 2020 Pulitzer Prizes Won by Photos of Protests in Hong Kong and Oppression in Kashmir

    2020 Pulitzer Prizes Won by Photos of Protests in Hong Kong and Oppression in Kashmir

    2020 Pulitzer Prizes Won by Photos of Protests in Hong Kong and Oppression in Kashmir The Pulitzer Prize has officially revealed the winners for 2020. The prize for Breaking News Photography went to the entire Reuters photography staff for via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2020/05/05/2020-pulitzer-prizes-won-by-photos-of-protests-in-hong-kong-and-oppression-in-kashmir/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PetaPixel+%28PetaPixel%29 The Pulitzer Prize has officially revealed the winners for 2020. The prize for…

  • Channi Anand, Mukhtar Khan and Dar Yasin of Associated Press – The Pulitzer Prizes

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  • Photography Staff of Reuters – The Pulitzer Prizes

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  • The story behind Yasuyoshi Chiba’s World Press Photo of the Year – British Journal of Photography

    The story behind Yasuyoshi Chiba’s World Press Photo of the Year – British Journal of Photography

    The story behind Yasuyoshi Chiba’s World Press Photo of the Year Chiba’s image of a young man reciting poetry in the wake of the brutal Khartoum massacre captures the hope and resilience of protesters in Sudan via British Journal of Photography: https://www.bjp-online.com/2020/04/yasuyoshi-chibas-world-press-photo-of-the-year/ Chiba’s image of a young man reciting poetry in the wake of the…

  • Striking Protest Photo Wins World Press Photo of the Year

    Striking Protest Photo Wins World Press Photo of the Year

    Striking Protest Photo Wins World Press Photo of the Year The World Press Photo Foundation has announced the winners of its prestigious annual photojournalism competition, crowning a World Press Photo of the via PetaPixel: https://petapixel.com/2020/04/16/poetry-protest-photo-crowned-world-press-photo-of-the-year-2020/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+PetaPixel+%28PetaPixel%29 The World Press Photo Foundation has announced the winners of its prestigious annual photo competition, crowning a World Press Photo…

  • World Press Photo 2020: The Winners – British Journal of Photography

    World Press Photo 2020: The Winners – British Journal of Photography

    World Press Photo 2020: The Winners Youth uprisings, arctic exploration, and a record-breaking NBA buzzer-beater are among the subjects of this year’s winning photographs and stories via British Journal of Photography: https://www.bjp-online.com/2020/04/world-press-photo-2020-the-winners/ Youth uprisings, arctic exploration, and a record-breaking NBA buzzer-beater are among the subjects of this year’s winning photographs and stories

  • 2020 Photo Contest | World Press Photo

    Link: Winners of 2020 World Press Photo

  • Getty Images launches grant for emerging women and non-binary photographers

    Getty Images launches grant for emerging women and non-binary photographers

    Getty Images launches grant for emerging women and non-binary photographers Created in partnership with Dove and Girlgaze, the $10,000 #ShowUs Grant is for international photographers authentically representing women and non-binary people. Link: https://www.itsnicethat.com/news/getty-images-show-us-grant-photography-270320?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+itsnicethat%2FSlXC+%28It%27s+Nice+That%29 Created in partnership with Dove and Girlgaze, the $10,000 #ShowUs Grant is for international photographers authentically representing women and non-binary people.

  • The other photos that stayed with us – Witness

    The other photos that stayed with us – Witness

    The other photos that stayed with us Jury members of the 2020 Photo Contest talk about some of their favorite nominees and why they made such an impact via Medium: https://witness.worldpressphoto.org/the-other-photos-that-stayed-with-us-8a4b1467964c Jury members of the 2020 Photo Contest talk about some of their favorite nominees and why they made such an impact

  • Twitter Beefs: The Photo Industry Fights Over Photo Contests – PhotoShelter Blog

    Twitter Beefs: The Photo Industry Fights Over Photo Contests – PhotoShelter Blog

    Twitter Beefs: The Photo Industry Fights Over Photo Contests – PhotoShelter Blog Late Winter and early Spring bring another cycle of photo contest season – that time of year when many major prizes are announced (especially in the photojournalism realm). And with each year brings another round of punditry regarding the value of photo c…

  • What is This Halo Around a World Press Photo Nominee? – PhotoShelter Blog

    What is This Halo Around a World Press Photo Nominee? – PhotoShelter Blog

    What is This Halo Around a World Press Photo Nominee? – PhotoShelter Blog Late Winter brings about a new crop of contest winners and nary a season goes by without a whiff of controversy in some form or fashion. Yesterday World Press Photo announced its 2020 Photo Contest and Digital Storytelling Contest nominees. Among the…

  • Why we chose the digital storytelling nominees: An interview with Zoeann Murphy

    Why we chose the digital storytelling nominees: An interview with Zoeann Murphy

    Why we chose the digital storytelling nominees: An interview with Zoeann Murphy The chair of the 2020 World Press Photo Digital Storytelling Contest jury talks about this year’s nominees via Medium: https://witness.worldpressphoto.org/why-we-chose-the-digital-storytelling-nominees-an-interview-with-zoeann-murphy-fa179825b48d The chair of the 2020 World Press Photo Digital Storytelling Contest jury talks about this year’s nominees

  • Highlights from the 2020 World Press Photo nominees – British Journal of Photography

    Highlights from the 2020 World Press Photo nominees – British Journal of Photography

    Highlights from the 2020 World Press Photo nominees The nominees have been announced for this year’s World Press Photo Contest. Here, we highlight some of our favourites via British Journal of Photography: https://www.bjp-online.com/2020/02/world-press-photo-nominees-highlights/ The nominees have been announced for this year’s World Press Photo Contest. Here, we highlight some of our favourites

  • Nominees revealed for the World Press Photo Contest

    Nominees revealed for the World Press Photo Contest

    Nominees revealed for the World Press Photo Contest The competition celebrates the year’s best photojournalism across a range of categories. Link: https://www.itsnicethat.com/news/world-press-photo-contest-photography-250220?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+itsnicethat%2FSlXC+%28It%27s+Nice+That%29 The competition celebrates the year’s best photojournalism across a range of categories.

  • Removal of Hong Kong protest images from Sony World Photography Awards website raises censorship concerns | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

    Removal of Hong Kong protest images from Sony World Photography Awards website raises censorship concerns | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

    Removal of Hong Kong protest images from Sony World Photography Awards website raises censorship concerns | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP Images relating to the Hong Kong protests have been taken down from the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards website because of their “sensitive nature.” While the finalists are still in the running for a…

  • Top Shots From the 2019 International Landscape Photographer of the Year – The Atlantic

    Top Shots From the 2019 International Landscape Photographer of the Year – The Atlantic

    Top Shots From the 2019 International Landscape Photographer of the Year Some of the top and winning images from this year’s landscape-photography competition via The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2020/02/top-shots-2019-international-landscape-photographer-year/606505/ More than 3,400 entries were received in this year’s landscape-photography competition, from professional and amateur photographers around the world. Judges of the International Landscape Photographer of the Year…