PEOPLE Awards November 2016


Finalists

”There is one thing the photograph must contain: the humanity of the moment” – Robert Frank.

“This is what all the winning images achieved. To seize all the beauty and diversity of People’s life. From the everyday scenes to the most unique and peculiar situations. Congratulations to all the talented photographers featured. Outstanding work!”The Independent Photographer Editors

The Theme: People

From all corners of the world, across all cultures and borders: This is an international call to discover and celebrate the diversity of the human race. There are very little boundaries and we are open to all approaches. Whether it is documentary, street, portrait, conceptual, photojournalism or any other form of photography that tells the story of people: Show us your characters!

The Judge: Mattia Passarini

Mattia Passarini is an Italian travel and documentary photographer who specializes in photographing the most remote indigenous tribes in the world. He has worked and traveled all across the globe and has received numerous awards including the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the year Contest 2016.

Black & White Photography by Riccardo Comi
© Riccardo Comi

Current Theme:
BLACK & WHITE Deadline: 30 November 2019

Regardless of genres, the black & white legacy left by the great masters of photography still inspires and encourages both amateur and professional photographers to work in black & white.

Be it in street, fashion, portrait, landscape, documentary or any other form of photography that celebrates the beauty and wealth of black & white photography: We want to be moved and inspired.

Enter now and show us what you got!


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

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