Documentary category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

Fisherman's wife, by Buchachon Petthanya


Fisherman’s wife, by Buchachon Pettanya (Thailand)

What the judges were looking for:
“Use your camera to tell us something about the world. Your subject doesn’t have to be distant and exotic – there could be something interesting on your own doorstep.”

2nd place

Street children of Bangladesh, by David Lazar (Australia)

3rd place

The village hawker, by Khairel Anuar Che Ani (Malaysia)