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2020 Daylight Photo Award Winner Maria Sturm

2020 Daylight Photo Award Winner Maria Sturm
"You dont look Native to me is a quote and the title of a body of work, that shows excerpts from the lives of young Native Americans from around Pembroke, Robeson County, North Carolina, where 89% of the citys population identifies as Native American. The town is the tribal seat of the Lumbee Indian Tribe of North Carolina, the largest state-recognized Native American tribe east of the Mississippi River, which means they are federally unrecognized and therefore have no reservation nor any monetary benefits. (...)


Announcing the 2020 Inge Morath Award

Announcing the 2020 Inge Morath Award
Magnum Foundation, Magnum Photos, and the Inge Morath Estate are pleased to announce Tamara Merino as the recipient of this years Inge Morath Award. She will receive a $5,000 production grant to support the completion of her long-term documentary project, Underland. For the first time in the awards history, the finalist will receive a $1,000 grant in support of their project. The finalist this year is Neha Hirve. (...)


Mobile Photo Of The Year

Mobile Photo Of The Year
We have just published the results of the PHmuseum 2020 Mobile Photography Prize, with Italian photographer Alessandro Gaja claiming the first prize thanks to an iPhone binocular image taken from the 9th floor of a building in Milan, Italy. (...)


Raymond Thompson Jr: The 2020 Lenscratch Student Prize: 1st Place Winner

Raymond Thompson Jr: The 2020 Lenscratch Student Prize: 1st Place Winner
Aline Smithson - It is with so much pleasure and excitement that we announce the 2020 Lenscratch Student Prize 1st Place Winner, Raymond Thompson, Jr. He was selected for his outstanding project, Appalachian Ghosts. He is working towards his MFA at West Virginia University which he will receive in 2021.(...)


The 2020 Women Photograph Grantees

The 2020 Women Photograph Grantees
Women Photograph is thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2020 grants: the Women Photograph + Nikon grants of $5,000 have been awarded to Gabriella N. Bez, Sahar Coston-Hardy, Peyton Fulford, Roopa Gogineni, and Sandra Mehl. The Women Photograph + Getty Images Scholarship of $10,000 has been awarded to Tami Aftab.


World Sports Photography Awards Winners Revealed

World Sports Photography Awards Winners Revealed
A stunning image from the Anthony Joshua v Andy Ruiz Jr fight captured during their bout in 2019 in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia has won the inaugural World Sports Photography Awards. Taken by renowned sports photographer Richard Heathcote, the image is a remarkable example of the power of sports photography as well as its technical difficulty.