American photographer named Sony World Photography Awards 2012 winner

    | Competitions, News | 27/04/2012 16:34pm
    Sony World Photography Awards 2012: Mitch Dobrowner

    American photographer Mitch Dobrowner has won the L’Iris d’Or title at last night’s Sony World Photography Awards 2012 ceremony.

    The ceremony’s top award gives Dobrowner the title of 2012 Sony World Photography Awards Photographer of the Year as well as $25,000 cash and a slew of Sony camera gear.

    Deutsche Börse 2012 shortlist revealed

    | Competitions, News | 22/03/2012 15:12pm
    Deutsche Borse 2012 shortlist revealed

    Organisers have revealed the shortlisted photographers for the Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2012.

    The four shortlisted photographers include Pieter Hugo, Rinko Kawauchi, John Stezaker and Christopher Williams. See their images inside…

    Sony World Photography Awards 2012: youth, open category winners revealed

    | Competitions, News | 20/03/2012 13:38pm
    Sony World Photography Awards 2012: open, youth winners revealed

    Winners in the Youth and Open categories of the Sony World Photography Awards 2012 have been announced.

    The World Photography Organisation announced the winners this morning who will be formally announced at the annual Sony World Photography Awards ceremony and gala dinner on 26 April at the Hilton Hotel in London’s Park Lane.

    The Open Competition of the Sony World Photography Awards 2012 is for anyone with an interest in photography and photographers are judged on a single image. The winners in this category are… you’ll have to click to find out!

    World Press Photo 2011 winner unveiled

    | Competitions, News | 10/02/2012 11:33am
    World Press Photo 2011 - Credit: Samuel Aranda/Corbis Images/World Press Photo

    The votes are in, and the World Press Photo of the Year 2011 award goes to Samuel Aranda from Spain.

    Aranda, who was on assignment for The New York Times in Yemen, shot his image of a woman holding a wounded relative in her arms during clashes in Sanaa, Yemen, on 15 October 2011. The woman was inside a mosque being used as a field hospital by demonstrators who were clashing against the rule of Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh.

    Winner of the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 11:09am
    "What we are...", by Lee Jeffries

    The overall winner of this year’s competition was Lee Jeffries, a Manchester-based amateur photographer who submitted an image of a homeless man called “What we are…”

    Wildlife category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 10:33am
    Landing time, by Mohd Nazri Sulaiman

    The best wildlife photos feature in the collection of winning photos in the Wildlife category of the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

    Travel category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 10:26am
    Waiting for mum, by Karen Oliver

    The most amazing travel photography from around the world captured by the winners of the Travel category in the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

    Portraits category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 10:19am
    "What we are...", by Lee Jeffries

    Subjects full of character and personality combine to make the best portrait photography in the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition Portraits category

    Landscapes category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 10:10am
    Symphony of a thousand, by Kah Kit Yoong

    Urban landscapes, seascapes and green pastures feature in the stunning photography from our Landscapes category winners in the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

    Gardens and Plants category winners: Photographer of the Year 2011

    | Competitions, News | 13/12/2011 10:03am
    Autumn Interlude, by Maria Kaimaki

    Beautiful natural and cultivated plant photography feature in our Gardens and Plants category winners in the Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2011 competition

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