Photojournalism - Professional

Contained in Cage GMB Akash
Bangladesh

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Contained in Cage"
Confined by the length of the chain a patient is lying comatose. Indonesia has a population of 240 million and only 500 psychiatrists. The resulting treatment gap leads many to rely on traditional her



Escaping the war Jaime Travezan
UK

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Escaping the war"
This picture was shot in the border of Albania, when people were escaping the war in 1999



Homeless people K M Asad
Bangladesh

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"Homeless people"
A homeless fellow is sitting on the footpath during a seasonal rainfall in Dhaka; Bangladesh on May 16, 2011.Unexpected rain brings too many problems for dwellers of the city. It causes load-shedding,



Demolishing a car Tomasz Gudzowaty
Poland

Honorable Mention

"Demolishing a car"
Skaters having fun at destroying a car. Reckless behavior has become trademark of skateboarding. Mexico City 2012



Fire rescue Bjorn H Stuedal
Norway

Honorable Mention

"Fire rescue"
Fire rescue



Smuggling Luca Kleve-Ruud
Norway

Honorable Mention

"Smuggling"
On the fringe of Rafah town, just 100 meters from the Egyptian border, are sandy hills dotted with tents, tarps, and bulldozers. Underneath lies what passes for commerce, the surreptitious journey of



Orphanage Paolo Marchetti
Italy

Honorable Mention

"Orphanage"
In 2010, the total number of suicides in the state of Kerala was 8556. Here in an orphanage in the city of Trivandrum, 07/08/2009.



Tora Tora Eloisa Callender
USA

Honorable Mention

"Tora Tora"
Spectators watch an air show from their vintage planes. The annual EAA Air Venture is held in Oshkosh, WI. Thousands of aviation enthusiasts gather each year at this event.



Repatriation at Royal Wootton Bassett Kieran Doherty
UK

Honorable Mention

"Repatriation at Royal Wootton Bassett"
A young woman kisses the hearse carrying the coffin of her husband, a member of the British Armed Services, who was killed while on active duty in Afghanistan, as it passes through Wootton Bassett.



No.01: Aleppo, Syria TXOMIN TXUEKA
Spain

Honorable Mention

"No.01: Aleppo, Syria"



Parallel world andrea de franciscis
Italy

Nominee

"Parallel world"
More than 100 thousands street children live only in New Delhi. Most of them run away from home, either cause violence, abuse or poverty. They live on the roofs of the station and most hang on glue.



Rag Doll Annie Katz
USA

Nominee

"Rag Doll"
One of the children of Uganda, tattered and dirty, looking like a little rag doll.



Bakau Beach Fish Market Art Holeman
USA

Nominee

"Bakau Beach Fish Market"
The beach at sunset, lots of activity in and around the boats



Big Cruises in Venice Barbara Zanon
Italy

Nominee

"Big Cruises in Venice"
MSC sails in Bacino of Saint Mark on September 2012.Venetian and environmetalists protest against cruise ships sailing in St Mark's basin,telling that the cruises increased pollution and damage Venic



Rescue Bjorn H Stuedal
Norway

Nominee

"Rescue"
Rescue



The Last Bull Carlos Cazalis
Mexico

Nominee

"The Last Bull"
A fighting bull in Barcelona's Plaza Monumental at the butcher after being killed in the arena. Barcelona, Spain, 2009



The Clean Up Carmen Hancock
New Zealand

Nominee

"The Clean Up"
The aftermath of the February Earthquake in Chrischurch NZ 2011



James with family ex-prisoner from a series FRACTURED LIVES Carol Allen-Storey
UK

Nominee

"James with family ex-prisoner from a series FRACTURED LIVES"
“When the genocide war began I was only 15. I remember that the Interahamwe invaded our home demanding to see our Hutu identity cards because they suspected we might be Tutsi. In school we were taught



Jean-Nepomuscene ex-combatant from a series FRACTURED LIVES Carol Allen-Storey
UK

Nominee

"Jean-Nepomuscene ex-combatant from a series FRACTURED LIVES"
“I was in the military when Juvenal Habyarimana was the president of Rwanda. After the genocide I fled to the Congo and joined the FDLR (The Forces Démocratique de Libération du Rwanda). My wife and I



Captive Chris McLennan
New Zealand

Nominee

"Captive"
A captive monkey... not happy :-(



SREBRENICA. Cold Silence of Death. Claudia Henzler
Austria

Nominee

"SREBRENICA. Cold Silence of Death."
At the place of the greatest massacre in Europe after world war II. At the place of the massacre, a man puts in order the over 700 newly discovered and then to be burried skelletons. July, 2010.



Smith Tire daniel victor
USA

Nominee

"Smith Tire"



l'indiffirenza Danilo Muratore
Italy

Nominee

"l'indiffirenza"
Roma - Italy



The Secret Darcy Brown
UK

Nominee

"The Secret"
Please read 'The Secret' to happiness as perceived by one proud but poor township resident of Khayelitsha, South Africa



Heads Up ! Darcy Brown
UK

Nominee

"Heads Up ! "
On a busy street in Rome, a taxi driver steps into the traffic to practice 'Headers' to the amusement and amazement of onlookers



Man and Beast David Gould
UK

Nominee

"Man and Beast"
A worker in a slaughter house in Mumbai sleeps next to the carcus of an animal to be processed for distribution to local restaurants



Branding Day David Stubbs
USA

Nominee

"Branding Day"
Old friends work through the dirty work of branding day at the Lockhart Ranch in Jackson, Wyoming



Ganpati Visarjan 2 Dilip Bhatia
India

Nominee

"Ganpati Visarjan 2"



Homeless music producer Djeneba Aduayom
USA

Nominee

"Homeless music producer"



Occupy D.C. at McPherson Square Duncan Hill
USA

Nominee

"Occupy D.C. at McPherson Square"
Police officers watching over McPherson Square during the eviction of Occupy Wall Street protesters. Washington, D.C. USA 2012



Delivering coal Edgard De Bono
Italy

Nominee

"Delivering coal "
Women are delivering heavy baskets full of coal



Working in a Dump Edoardo Agresti
Italy

Nominee

"Working in a Dump"
Roma people job is working in the dump located close to their camp



Kraljevo dump Edoardo Agresti
Italy

Nominee

"Kraljevo dump"
In the Kraljevo dump, in the south of Serbia, work many Roma people that live in their camp just close to it



Indignados Fabian Bernal
Colombia

Nominee

"Indignados"
About the recent situation in Spain



Palermo fishermen Francesco Carella
France

Nominee

"Palermo fishermen"
Fishermen on the break in Palermo's harbor



Olympic Torch Run Gerald Ratto
USA

Nominee

"Olympic Torch Run"
San Francisco 2008



Underground illegal coal mines Giacomo Fe
Italy

Nominee

"Underground illegal coal mines"
This illegal miner of coal was in the Damodar River Valley, Jharkhand, India. He lives near the official mining areas of the government. He digs mines abusive where they get coal. They use bikes to carry 350 Kg of coal, up to the nearest town to sell it. He life expectancy is 35 years.



Poverty veil Gianluca De Bartolo
Italy

Nominee

"Poverty veil"
An ordinary poverty scene in the streets of Mongla, Bangladesh



Hazardous child labour in the toxic charcoal plant GMB Akash
Bangladesh

Nominee

"Hazardous child labour in the toxic charcoal plant"
A boy from the Ulingeros family works in the toxic charcoal area in the North Harbour of Minila for a few pesos. Many of the workers in Ulingan are small children, some as young as six or seven years



No Title Gustav Willeit
Italy

Nominee

"No Title"
Sept. 2012. Child during medical checkup, the measuring tape shows severe degree of starvation. Famine is still real in Uganda. Matany Hospital Moroto - Karamoja, Uganda



citydog Henk van der Stouw
Netherlands

Nominee

"citydog"



Mending the Nets James Hughes
UK

Nominee

"Mending the Nets"
Istanbul fishermen mending the nets



Jesus fighter jean-marc caimi
Italy

Nominee

"Jesus fighter"
Libya after the revolution. Hundred thousands of ex-rebel fighters are struggling for a new life after the revolution. The majority lost their job, in companies linked to the regime of Gaddafi.



caged jean-marc caimi
Italy

Nominee

"caged"
Men suspected of having been pro-Gaddafi soldiers are held as prisoners in cages once used for animals in the zoo in Tripoli, Libya. Anyone suspected can lead to beatings and imprisonment.



AIDS Child Jeff Widener
USA

Nominee

"AIDS Child"
A 10-year-old child with AIDS sleeps on the floor at the Mercy Center in Bangkok, Thailand



Poochpurri Jeff Widener
USA

Nominee

"Poochpurri"
Dog owners get tangled up at the entrance to Central Park in New York. Leica m7 with 28mm lens and Tri-X film



Contaminated Jim Hodson
France

Nominee

"Contaminated"
A child born with heart disease due to weapons pollution in The Philippines.



Contaminated Jim Hodson
France

Nominee

"Contaminated"
A child born with cerebral palsy due to weapons pollution in The Philippines.



Contaminated Jim Hodson
France

Nominee

"Contaminated"
A child born with skin disease due to weapons pollution in The Philippines.



Chernobyl's children Jonathan Banks
UK

Nominee

"Chernobyl's children"
25 years on from the Chernobyl disaster the Polyclinic in Chernihiv is still studying a selection of children to gain information on the after effects of radiation.



The Belivers jordi pizarro torrell
Spain

Nominee

"The Belivers"
Orthodox worshippers praying into the the Church of the Holy Sepulchre during the good friday in Jerusalem ( Israel ) Photo of Jordi Pizarro/Contrastro



Sudden rain in the street K M Asad
Bangladesh

Nominee

"Sudden rain in the street "
Because of climate change Bangladesh experiences heavy rains, especially over the highlands. Though rain stops after a certain time but life remains paused due to different type of problems all over t



A life underground Kostas Maros
Switzerland

Nominee

"A life underground"
Hundreds of homeless mongolians (also children) in the capital ulan bataar live on pipes underground in order to survive the cold winter months



Living Among the Dead Larry Louie
Canada

Nominee

"Living Among the Dead"
Living in the slums of the Navotas Cemetery. Oct 2012



Living in the Garbage Dumps of Tondos Larry Louie
Canada

Nominee

"Living in the Garbage Dumps of Tondos"
This area in Tondos semi-permanent housing used to be an area of government sponsor livelihood projects for the poor. As projects was abandoned, the area became homes for the poor with no govt help.



Living in the Ulingan Garbage Dump Larry Louie
Canada

Nominee

"Living in the Ulingan Garbage Dump"
Children and families living along the Ulingan garbage dump.



Ulingan Charcoal Burning Area Larry Louie
Canada

Nominee

"Ulingan Charcoal Burning Area"
The children work alongside adults in the Ulingan Charcoal burning area, an area which smokes old construction wood into charcoal to be sold in Manila.



Doctors in the world2, Athens. Lars Nyman
Sweden

Nominee

"Doctors in the world2, Athens."



heather Lisa Saad
Australia

Nominee

"heather"
breast cancer survivor



At the Gate Liyun Yu
USA

Nominee

"At the Gate"
Walking by the Duke Church and saw him at the gate... (USA)



Death Luca Kleve-Ruud
Norway

Nominee

"Death"
It's a couple of days after the earthquake. People are passing by and covering their face. The smell from dead bodies is all over the haitian capital, Port Au Prince.



Samuel Doe's Mansion Martin Waalboer
Netherlands

Nominee

"Samuel Doe's Mansion"
Samuel Doe's mansion. Doe, Liberia's self-proclaimed president from 1980 to 1990, got into power by killing president Tolbert. In 1990 Doe was killed in a gruesome way by an opponent, Prince Johnson



Samuel Doe's Mansion Martin Waalboer
Netherlands

Nominee

"Samuel Doe's Mansion"
Samuel Doe's mansion. Doe, Liberia's self-proclaimed president from 1980 to 1990, got into power by killing president Tolbert. In 1990 Doe was killed in a gruesome way by an opponent, Prince Johnson



Samuels Doe's Mansion Martin Waalboer
Netherlands

Nominee

"Samuels Doe's Mansion"
Samuel Doe's mansion. Doe, Liberia's self-proclaimed president from 1980 to 1990, got into power by killing president Tolbert. In 1990 Doe was killed in a gruesome way by an opponent, Prince Johnson



Srebrenica. Requiem for a dream Mattia Vacca
Italy

Nominee

"Srebrenica. Requiem for a dream"
A widow mourns her husband killed in the Srebrenica massacre. Every year the 11th of July a sea of coffins lined up for the funeral in the small, used to be forgotten at-the-end-of-the-road town calle



Hell on Earth. Syrian Civil War Maysun A.
Spain

Nominee

"Hell on Earth. Syrian Civil War"
Smoke billows over shelled and destroyed buildings, by Syrian Army artillery shelling, in Saif al Dawle district, Aleppo, Syria, 02/10/12.



Katie and Jaylen Morganna Magee
Australia

Nominee

"Katie and Jaylen"
I met Katie late last year when I was working on my motherhood series. She is a 21 year old single mother to Jaylen. Jaylen has a condition called Gastroschisis, a deformity that starts in the womb



Sandy Hook Massacre Neville Elder
USA

Nominee

"Sandy Hook Massacre"
24 hours after a shooting that killed 20 children and 6 adults at a School in Connecticut, USA, residents pin a banner that says 'pray for Newtown' to a fence in the town.



Premature Paolo Patruno
Italy

Nominee

"Premature"
Prematurity is the leading cause of newborn deaths. Malawi 2011



C-section Paolo Patruno
Italy

Nominee

"C-section"
Woman delivering in theatre with a caesarean operation. Uganda 2012.



Gangs in Haiti Paolo Marchetti
Italy

Nominee

"Gangs in Haiti"
Watson 23 years, boss of his gang, checking out of his shack during a gangs clash.



Mental hospital Paolo Marchetti
Italy

Nominee

"Mental hospital"
Inside one of the centers for mental patients in Cochin during the administration of medicines, mostly of them are tranquilizers. Cochin, 21/08/2009.



Fever of Fascism Paolo Marchetti
Italy

Nominee

"Fever of Fascism"
Adriano’s private garage boxing ring. He organize match between friends and He teach them fighting techniques learned when he was enlisted in the Foreign Legion.Monterotondo, close to Rome, may 2010.



Bread Riots in Mozambique pesarelli stefano
Italy

Nominee

"Bread Riots in Mozambique"
Last year, high bread prices led to bread riots across Mozambique.



HIV: Zambia's decline. pesarelli stefano
Italy

Nominee

"HIV: Zambia's decline."
The estimated number of women living with HIV dying from pregnancy-related causes has declined worldwide by 20% since 2005. Zambia’s decline at 55 % is one of countries in the rapid decline category.



Mozambique. Safe motherhood pesarelli stefano
Italy

Nominee

"Mozambique. Safe motherhood"
Mozambique. The maternal mortality rate dropped by half over the past years to 408 per 100,000 live births. But this means that still around 22 women die every day in Mozambique from pregnancy and chi



Crack spot Sao Paulo Rodrigo Tibyrica
Canada

Nominee

"Crack spot Sao Paulo"
This was a crack spot I met while I was documenting a carriers day-by-day. One of the carriers introduced me and my group to this place they call "home" after loosing everything for crack.



They just kept walking Simon Williams
UK

Nominee

"They just kept walking"
Dar Es Salaam beggar with atrophied limbs is repeatedly ignored by passers by



Men on Gas Station Porch 1973 Steven Edson
USA

Nominee

"Men on Gas Station Porch 1973"
Men on Gas Station Porch in Tennessee 1973



Poverty 1 Stuart Chape
Western Samoa

Nominee

"Poverty 1"



Poverty 7 Stuart Chape
Western Samoa

Nominee

"Poverty 7"



on the long track Susan Brunner
Switzerland

Nominee

"on the long track"
mustering cattle over hundreds of miles



Eagle hunters of Mongolia Tomasz Gudzowaty
Poland

Nominee

"Eagle hunters of Mongolia"
In Mongolia, an ancient sport teams golden eagles with human partners to hunt wolves and foxes. Mongolia 2004



Shipbreakers #4 Tomasz Gudzowaty
Poland

Nominee

"Shipbreakers #4"
In the shipbreaking yards near Chittagong, Bangladesh. 2004



No.02: Aleppo, Syria TXOMIN TXUEKA
Spain

Nominee

"No.02: Aleppo, Syria"



God Bless Me Wagner Assis
Brazil

Nominee

"God Bless Me"
People walk knee in the Sanctuary of Fatima, Portugal, showing faith and devotion!



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