PORTRAIT Award May 2019


  • Winning Photographer Maarten Schröder

    Winning Photographer Maarten Schröder

    'Roos'
    © Maarten Schröder
  • Second Prize Alexander Klang

    Second Prize Alexander Klang

    'Loejjie' - 2018
    © Alexander Klang
  • Third Prize Justin Keene

    Third Prize Justin Keene

    'Elmarco'
    From personal project 'Polis' shot in Cape Town, South Africa. The work explores influences on young identity growing up in Mitchells Plain on the Cape Flats, an area overshadowed by dominant sub-cultures.
    Justin attempts to reconstruct the role of documentary photography and imagery commonly associated with 'struggle photography' and documentary realism in South Africa.
    © Justin Keene
  • Finalist Michael DeLaere

    Finalist Michael DeLaere

    'Black Looks Blue in Moonlight'
    © Michael DeLaere
  • Finalist Stefano Croari

    Finalist Stefano Croari

    'Recycle' - Haridwar, India.
    © Stefano Croari
  • Finalist MK McGehee

    Finalist MK McGehee

    'She is'
    © MK McGehee
  • Finalist Mark Elzey

    Finalist Mark Elzey

    'Victoria'
    © Mark Elzey
  • Finalist David Chao

    Finalist David Chao

    'Middle School Baseball Duo', Mihara, Japan 2019
    Two middle school players from the Sera team in a three team round robin tournament held in Mihara, Hiroshima.
    © David Chao
  • Finalist Maarten Schröder

    Finalist Maarten Schröder

    'Sterre & Meerle'
    © Maarten Schröder
  • Finalist Gavin Wallace

    Finalist Gavin Wallace

    'Felicia'
    Felicia is a 65 Year old Mental Health nurse originally from Cape town South Africa and had been living here in the UK for the last 20 years. - From series 'Place Where We Dwell'
    © Gavin Wallace

Finalists

Jury's Feedback

© Roger Chen

Current Theme:
PEOPLE Deadline: 31 October 2020

“It is more important to click with people
than to click the shutter.”
- Alfred Eisenstaedt

Spanning across all corners of the globe, crossing both cultures and borders; we’ve created a complex world of traditions and behaviors. There are few restrictions and we are looking for portraiture, travel, street photography, documentary work, photojournalism, or any other form of photographic practice that tells the story of people!

*FREE ENTRY*: Regardless of your budget or location, this month we are offering a FREE ENTRANCE on single-image submission to all participants.


1st Prize: $1000 · 2nd Prize: $600 · 3rd Prize: $400

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