1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
When growing up in a man's world it can be lonely. When you are a monkey it means extinction.
Biography: Jennifere Thompson is an Australian photographer specialising in wildlife and wild animal portraits. Jennifere is also the founder of the project ICU TOO, a continuous print exhibition from 2014-2024. The project is about the parallel of expressions that primates share with humans. ICU TOO images are dark and mostly void of background by artistic choice, so that humans will look closely into the face of the primate. Jennifere has travelled to Rwanda, Tanzania and Borneo to photograph animals in the wild, as well as in sanctuaries and zoos. Jennifere's first encounter with primate was in...