Sony World Photography Awards 2014: official shortlists revealed
The shortlist for the Sony World Photography Awards 2014 has been announced by the World Photography Organisation, and below we have published a gallery of highlights from both the Professional and Open Competition shortlists.
The WPO reports a record number of entries int he Sony World Photography Awards 2014 contest – 139,554 images from photographers in 166 countries.
All of the images on the Sony World Photography Awards 2014 shortlist will feature at London’s Somerset House from 1-18 May as part of the Sony World Photography Awards 2014 Exhibition, and the winning and finalist images will also be published in the Sony World Photography Awards 2014 book.
Winners of the Open and Youth Competition categories will be announced on 18 March 2014, and Professional category winners will be revealed at the Sony World Photography Awards gala ceremony in London on 30 April, when the overall L’Iris D’Or winner will be named.
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Sony World Photography Awards 2014: Open Competition Shortlist highlights
Muddy Smile – Alpay Erdem, Turkey
Zeybeks – Hasan Baglar, Cyprus
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Yellow Fellow – Anurag Kumar, India
Homebound – Ata Mohammad Adnan, Bangladesh
What are you staring at? – Chin Boon Leng, Singapore
Untitled – Guillermo Barquero, Costa Rica
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Beer festival in Munich – li hao, China
Young men from the Kara Tribe, Omo, Ethiopia – Louise Porter, United States
Vakil Bath – Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji, Iran
Be Cheerful Even in the Darkest of Times – Samantha Fortenberry, United States
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The Calm Before The Storm – Sean Batten, United Kingdom
The Mongol – Simon Morris, United Kingdom
Ples u tami II – Vuk Adzic, Serbia
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Samsara – Wolfgang Weinhardt, Germany
Emotional outpouring of bride – Yao Wang Chong, Taiwan
PAGE 1: Sony World Photography Awards 2014 Open Competition shortlist
PAGE 2: Sony World Photography Awards 2014 Professional Competition shortlist
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on Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 at 3:54 pm under News.
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