Photojournalism - Amateur

Climate Change in Action Thomas Lay
UK

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Climate Change in Action"
Traditional pastoralists in Somalia displaced through drought. 7 of the last 8 seasons have failed.



Revolution Lorenzo Di Candia
Italy

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Revolution"
Ancient and unique in its kind, this religious event in the south of Italy



Road show  Joydeep Mukherjee
India

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"Road show "
A Performer Taken too much risk with Fire to show peole his perfromance In Street



Call It Home Larry Jones
USA

Honorable Mention

"Call It Home"
Mission District, San Francisco, 2017



5 Reasons to go vegan Estevao Lafuente
Portugal

Honorable Mention

"5 Reasons to go vegan"



Literate Beggar Anthony Iacuzzi
USA

Honorable Mention

"Literate Beggar"
This young man's poverty does not prevent him from enriching his mind as he begs on the street.



modern trees Marco Enderli
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"modern trees"
dead tree in front of a big electric mast, synonymous with today's environmental destruction



Arms Protest Susan Taylor
USA

Honorable Mention

"Arms Protest"
After a High School mass shooting in Parkland, FL; the students organized a march for gun control.



Happiness Dominic Martello
USA

Honorable Mention

"Happiness"
Opposite construction site, Downtown, San Francisco



Signs Martta Kelly
USA

Honorable Mention

"Signs"
At the Independence Day parade in Montclair, NJ.



Exorcism Subhajit Naskar
India

Honorable Mention

"Exorcism"
On the eve of Karthik Purnima Exorcism is performed during Sonepur Cattle Fair in Sonepur, Bihar, India where people are tortured in the name of exorcism - an extreme example of superstition. This is



AGENT ORANGE Huy Trang Bui
France

Honorable Mention

"AGENT ORANGE"
Sài Gòn Vietnam 2017 Dioxin issue for a project on the Vietnamese and their diasporas



Helping Hand John Corney
UK

Honorable Mention

"Helping Hand"
Taking tea and toast every morning to those forced to live on the streets. Her own time and expense.



Moros y cristianos Anita Schiedeck
Spain

Honorable Mention

"Moros y cristianos"



Untitled Elmo Tide
USA

Honorable Mention

"Untitled"



The Knife Oliver Stegmann
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"The Knife"
Cuba 2018



The Guns & Roses of Tehran Joseph Lungaro
Malta

Honorable Mention

"The Guns & Roses of Tehran"
Normal everyday life in front of Ex American Embassy in Tehran



The Marching Jhinku Banerjee
India

Honorable Mention

"The Marching"
Taken at the famous Kumbh Mela in 2019 during the Shahi Snan of Naga Sadhus



Memorial and Monument John Eaton
USA

Honorable Mention

"Memorial and Monument"



Runaway Bonaventura Durall-Aulet
Spain

Honorable Mention

"Runaway"
Upheaval in Barcelona. Protests against the meeting of the Council of Ministers on December 21, 2018



RITUALISTIC Sandipan Mukherjee
India

Honorable Mention

"RITUALISTIC"
This photograph was taken during gajon festival of west bengal. Its a documentation of their rituals



Untold Stories 01 Emmanuel Ogundipe
Nigeria

Honorable Mention

"Untold Stories 01"



Penguin Patient Brian Jones
Australia

Honorable Mention

"Penguin Patient"
The Yellow-eyed Penguin is an Endangered Species. Here is one in a penguin hospital wearing a tee shirt to prevent it from pecking at a wound.



douche Anton Mukhametchin
Russia

Honorable Mention

"douche"
Washing the monument to Lenin



Not Everyone Has Clean Water: Learning From the Past Amy Siqveland
USA

Nominee

"Not Everyone Has Clean Water: Learning From the Past"
This pic was taken while learning about the history of the water cleaning process in America & how it was that millions of gallons began to be dispensed on a larger scale.



Fireworks Claudio Bonaccorsi
Italy

Nominee

"Fireworks"



Your Shadow & The Shadow on The Street Daichi Ito
Japan

Nominee

"Your Shadow & The Shadow on The Street"
April 2015, the huge shadow is from the London Tour Bus, now time to more think about your close economic problems



the other side of the night Damla Atak
Turkey

Nominee

"the other side of the night"
Many transgenderwomen are forced to do sex work in İstanbul because of state policies and social pressure



Street Life Daniel Malter
USA

Nominee

"Street Life"
Walkway through a poor neighborhood. Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania. 2017



Torture on Woman Debiprasad Mukherjee
India

Nominee

"Torture on Woman"
Torture on Woman



Amandla Domenico Iannantuono
Italy

Nominee

"Amandla"
Protests for equal rights of exploited and underpaid farm laborers in the city of Foggia, Italy



Untitled Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled"



Untitled Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled"



Untitled Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled"



Untitled Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled"



Table for the Fallen Gerald McDowell
USA

Nominee

"Table for the Fallen"



Rush Grace Ho
Malaysia

Nominee

"Rush"
Herdsman tame the horses on the snow-covered grassland at Inner Mongolia



Parting the Black Sea Grace Law
Hong Kong

Nominee

"Parting the Black Sea"
Taken at the Hong Kong June 2019 Mass Protest on Law Extradition when everyone was dressed in black



Strange Fruit, I-71 N. Ohio Mile Marker 38 J Michael Skaggs
USA

Nominee

"Strange Fruit, I-71 N. Ohio Mile Marker 38"
Brandenburg v. Ohio in 1969, U.S. Supreme Court, hate speech is protected under 1st Amendment.



Non-Renewable Resources Jacqui Turner
USA

Nominee

"Non-Renewable Resources"



the old iron wheel in sloviansk/east ukraine Jan Zychlinski
Switzerland

Nominee

"the old iron wheel in sloviansk/east ukraine"
Abondened iron wheel in Sloviansk City park East Ukraine, where the war started 5 years ago.



Point Blank Jhinku Banerjee
India

Nominee

"Point Blank"
Taken at the famous Kumbh Mela in 2019 during the Shahi Snan of Naga Sadhus



Wisdom Academy 01 Joao Miguel Barros
Macao

Nominee

"Wisdom Academy 01"
Young student timidly stands behind one of the pillars of one a classroom of a school. Accra, Ghana.



Wisdom Academy 02 Joao Miguel Barros
Macao

Nominee

"Wisdom Academy 02"
Children play in one of the school areas while a student tries to concentrate on his homework. Accra



Blues Alley John Doyle
USA

Nominee

"Blues Alley"
Clarksdale, MS



The Enemy Joseph Lungaro
Malta

Nominee

"The Enemy"
Graffiti in the Streets of Teheran in Iran.



Family in Need Lynn Hedges
New Zealand

Nominee

"Family in Need"
Needy family in Marrakesh



Kumbha Mela  pilgrims Paula Brasil
Portugal

Nominee

"Kumbha Mela pilgrims"
Índia - Kumbha Mela Hindu Festival



STL Flood Study 5 Robert Meyers-Lussier
USA

Nominee

"STL Flood Study 5"
2019 St. Louis river flooding



No more time Sonia Costa
Italy

Nominee

"No more time"
Led by the attivist Greta Thumberg, young girls and boys are on the move against the climate change.



Enough Susan Taylor
USA

Nominee

"Enough"
Students from Stoneman Douglas HS organize a protest for gun control after 17 are killed



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