Photojournalism - Professional

Birth Goddess Belle Verdiglione
Australia

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Birth Goddess"
A mother breastfeeds her baby girl in the water where she just birthed



Carolina Tobias Schult
Germany

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Carolina"



glamour Wee Seng Goh
Singapore

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"glamour"
herds of horses on the steep slopes of Inner Mongolia



The Aftermath of War Jacky Chapman
UK

Honorable Mention

"The Aftermath of War"
Medic’s (MSF) helping the elderly & vulnerable, Croatia. Two years after the War had ended, 1998.



Desperate times Robi Chakraborty
USA

Honorable Mention

"Desperate times"
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA



Leprosy Finn Byrum
Denmark

Honorable Mention

"Leprosy "
Leprosy Hospital - Bangladesh. Leprosy causes fingers, toes and limbs to drop off.



Pamela Tariq Zaidi
UK

Honorable Mention

"Pamela"
Pamela, 16, with her 7-month old daughter; lives in a squat of 100 families. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil



Exhaustion Marc Stapelberg
Australia

Honorable Mention

"Exhaustion"
Firefighters at the scene of a toxic fire in Australia where a macademea oil factory caught fire.



G20 in Hamburg Danilo Balducci
Italy

Honorable Mention

"G20 in Hamburg"
Europe, Germany, Hamburg, July 2017: During the Summit g20 in Hamburg a woman kneels in front of the police and raises her hands in surrender.



fumigación Boyz Bieber
USA

Honorable Mention

"fumigación"
A school boy plays in the smoke from the daily Fumigation of Havana's Vedado district



Immigrant Child Robi Chakraborty
USA

Honorable Mention

"Immigrant Child"
China Town, San Fransisco, USA



Hope Lives Here John E. Kelly
USA

Honorable Mention

"Hope Lives Here"
Women's March Los Angeles



Squatters Community Tariq Zaidi
UK

Honorable Mention

"Squatters Community"
Washing hangs in one of the corridors of a squatters community. Favela Mangueira, Rio, Brazil



Stuck in Serbia Danilo Balducci
Italy

Honorable Mention

"Stuck in Serbia"
Serbia, Belgrade, January 2017. A young migrant wakes up in the sunlight



Stuck in Belgrade Danilo Balducci
Italy

Honorable Mention

"Stuck in Belgrade"
Serbia, Belgrade, January, 2017: thousands of Afghan migrants are stuck in the Serbian capital .



Grace and Power Scott Barrow
USA

Honorable Mention

"Grace and Power"
A family of swans swim peacefully below a Michigan wind farm. Green energy and good neighbors.



Napping on Dad Cheryl Clegg
USA

Honorable Mention

"Napping on Dad"
Awaiting a double lung transplant, Sue naps on her father's shoulder



Taking a break Pedro Noel da Luz
Portugal

Honorable Mention

"Taking a break "
A K-9 dog from the GNR(National Republican Guard)takes a break to rest a bit during a ceremony.



Digital Divide Robi Chakraborty
USA

Honorable Mention

"Digital Divide"
Kolkata, India



Brick Prison 1 Alain Schroeder
Belgium

Honorable Mention

"Brick Prison 1"
Workers in the brick industry in Bangladesh



Mourning Daddy King Ken Hawkins
USA

Honorable Mention

"Mourning Daddy King"
Coretta Scott King comforts her daughter, Bernice at the funeral of Daddy King



Wet Market Florian W. Mueller
Germany

Honorable Mention

"Wet Market"
On the wet market in Kuala Lumpur.



KKK Rally Helen M. Stummer
USA

Honorable Mention

"KKK Rally"
Brigeton New Jersey



Rohingya refugee crisis Szymon Barylski
Ireland

Honorable Mention

"Rohingya refugee crisis"
Rohingya refugees girls crash by a crowd at Maynar Guna refugee camp near Cox's Bazar.



Earthquake Camerino Alberto Cicchini
Italy

Nominee

"Earthquake Camerino"
Camerino regione marche,dopo la scossa del 26 ottobre le persone abbandonano la città



Betrayal Bobby Dong
Singapore

Nominee

"Betrayal"



Holocaust Scream Christian Herbert Hildebrand
Switzerland

Nominee

"Holocaust Scream"
Silent Screams at Jewish Museum in Berlin



death journey to life Damla Atak
Turkey

Nominee

"death journey to life"
transsexualwomanentereddeathhostduetobadbehaviorontranssexualsinprisons.İstanbul,Turkey,February2018



Hidden in Serbia Danilo Balducci
Italy

Nominee

"Hidden in Serbia "
Serbia, Sid, November 2017: An Afghan migrant cooks inside an old destroyed industrial typography. At night the migrants sleep hidden in the woods to avoid being captured by the police .



Shrinking Islands. Darren James
Australia

Nominee

"Shrinking Islands."
The Carteret Islands are eroding away, it's residents will need to relocate.



Totem Jerry Park
USA

Nominee

"Totem"
A silent witness to the neglect of this Makah Indian burial ground in NW Washington state.



Day of the dead funeral Joe Patronite
USA

Nominee

"Day of the dead funeral"
Her grief overflowing, carrying the cross which would be a temporary marker this woman in Oaxaca Mex



bimba davanti alla statua John Giattino
Italy

Nominee

"bimba davanti alla statua"



il bacio John Giattino
Italy

Nominee

"il bacio"



SpaceX Launches Falcon Heavy Julian Leek
USA

Nominee

"SpaceX Launches Falcon Heavy"
This was the first launch of a SpaceX Falcon Heavy from LC 39A at the Kennedy Space Center Florida



Snorting Blow Julie Shipman
USA

Nominee

"Snorting Blow"
Young man helps his girlfriend get a line of coke. America.



Dreamers Kuan Chee Hong
Malaysia

Nominee

"Dreamers"
A peaceful demonstration in Idaho.



Honor Marek Lapis
Poland

Nominee

"Honor"
The member of the nationalist movement and antifascists confronted in the center of Poznan. Poland



Ramadan Mervyn Dublin
Malaysia

Nominee

"Ramadan"
Ramadan is, in its essence, a month of humanist spirituality -Tariq Ramadan



Lack of Water Murat Pulat
Turkey

Nominee

"Lack of Water "
Lack of water in water rich country. Carrying water from far to home, Nepal, 2017



No DAPL Peggy Fontenot
USA

Nominee

"No DAPL"
Gelatin Silver Print - Photographed in Los Angeles at Dakota Pipeline Protest



Women's March (1) Robi Chakraborty
USA

Nominee

"Women's March (1)"
Washington DC, USA



My Fucking Kitchen - Barcelona Ross Thompson
Australia

Nominee

"My Fucking Kitchen - Barcelona"
Late at night in the Barrio Gotic, Barcelona.



Life at the edge of death SM Kakon
Bangladesh

Nominee

"Life at the edge of death "
A petrol bomb survivor is gazing outside through the hospital window. Dhaka



street pastors Stuart Emmerson
UK

Nominee

"street pastors"
the wallingford street pastors patrol on dark damp night



The Day Before Liberation Day Tariq Zaidi
UK

Nominee

"The Day Before Liberation Day"
Military personnel visit the Mansudae Grand Monument to lay flowers for the leaders. Pyongyang, DPRK



Miners Txomin Txueka
Spain

Nominee

"Miners"
Miners in Potosi, Bolivia.



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