Sony World Photography Awards 2020 winners announced!

Sony World Photography Awards 2020 winners announced!
(Image credit: Pablo Albarenga, Uruguay, Photographer of the Year, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards)

The World Photography Organization has recently announced the overall winners for their annual Sony World Photography Awards. Not only have the ten category winners of the Professional competition and the winners of the Open, Student and Youth competitions been announced, but the grand prize winner of the Photographer of the Year title and accompanying $25,000 prize has also been declared as Pablo Albarenga from Uruguay.

Pablo Albarenga captured the series 'Seeds of Resistance', a body of work that pairs photos of landscapes and territories in danger from mining and agribusinesses with portraits of the activists fighting to conserve them. 

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