People - Amateur

Dassanech Girl Carrying Firewood Karin De Winter
Belgium

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Dassanech Girl Carrying Firewood"
Girl carrying firewood, Dassanech Village, Omo Valley, Ethiopia.



Bedouin Kiss Ghassan El-Moussa
UK

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Bedouin Kiss"
The camel herder truly loved his camel and their relationship was far from lumpy



Burning businessman Mark Wyss
Switzerland

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"Burning businessman"
Candid street photography: Geneva, 2018



A street scene Shifra Levyathan
Israel

Honorable Mention

"A street scene"



Going Down Henk Langerak
Netherlands

Honorable Mention

"Going Down"



First Class Lauren Golden
USA

Honorable Mention

"First Class"



The Girl Stefano Degli Esposti
Italy

Honorable Mention

"The Girl"
Old woman enjoying the icecream like the girl that she was - Oslo (N)



Bath Debarshi Banerjee
India

Honorable Mention

"Bath"
The pattern of the soap over the body juxtaposed with the clouds in the sky in background



Going Fishing Antonio Gouveia
UK

Honorable Mention

"Going Fishing"
Where the sea meets the early day without resistance.



Hasidic Gathering Matty Karp
Israel

Honorable Mention

"Hasidic Gathering"
Jewish Hasidim (ultra Orthodox) celebrating a holiday in their synagogue



Mans Best Friend Lynn Hedges
New Zealand

Honorable Mention

"Mans Best Friend"
Loved the interaction between dog and his owner



Light Load Colmar Wocke
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"Light Load"
The plastic sheeting is both light and light ...



Ace of Clubs Bernard Werner
USA

Honorable Mention

"Ace of Clubs"
New Orleans



Women in black Domenico Iannantuono
Italy

Honorable Mention

"Women in black"
The ancient Procession of Desolata.



American couple Andrea Torrei
Italy

Honorable Mention

"American couple"
Wilson, NC, US 2018



Regrets Janis Ehlers
USA

Honorable Mention

"Regrets"
A New Orleans Saturday



Businessman Holger Goehler
Germany

Honorable Mention

"Businessman"
Vyborg one afternoon in August



Generations Robin Downs
USA

Honorable Mention

"Generations"
Kenya



Gathering Storm over Cypremort Point Charles Crain
USA

Honorable Mention

"Gathering Storm over Cypremort Point"
image quickly captured while documenting conditions at a Louisiana beach prior to their departure



Hay Bale Michael Knapstein
USA

Honorable Mention

"Hay Bale"
Farm workers pitch hay on a hot summer day in Edgerton, Wisconsin, USA.



Vietnam Independence Day, Hanoi David Reilly
USA

Honorable Mention

"Vietnam Independence Day, Hanoi"
One of a short series: Southbound from Hanoi



Train Journey SHM Mushfiqul Alam
Bangladesh

Honorable Mention

"Train Journey"



Mini Donuts Michael Knapstein
USA

Honorable Mention

"Mini Donuts"
People treat themselves to warm mini donuts at a small summer fair in Middleton, Wisconsin, USA.



Jamestown 7 Joao Miguel Barros
Macao

Honorable Mention

"Jamestown 7"
This image is related with the work of a fisherman community in Jamestown, Accra.



Invisible Bjorn Bjornson
Sweden

Honorable Mention

"Invisible "
New York Underground



Shadows And The Man Jishnu Changkakoti
India

Honorable Mention

"Shadows And The Man"
A gentleman talking his evening walk among the shadows of people busy with their phones.



War and remembrances Tom Crouse
USA

Honorable Mention

"War and remembrances"
My Mom, reminishing about my father and the past



Before sunrise at bustling Long Bien Market in Vietnam Pei Chun Shih
Taiwan

Honorable Mention

"Before sunrise at bustling Long Bien Market in Vietnam"
Fruit and vegetable wholesale market in Vietnam at night, man resting in a hammock, and other people



Life Aleksandr Stikhin
USA

Nominee

"Life"
Rainy day.



A Place to Rest Allan Kliger
Canada

Nominee

"A Place to Rest"



Honours Andrea Ivor
Hungary

Nominee

"Honours"
A hunter who shot a stag was just kneeing for minutes by him. Was very emotional moments.



Police officer Andrzej Mucka
USA

Nominee

"Police officer"



Laborer Anthony Pond
USA

Nominee

"Laborer"
Calcutta, India



Lunching Alone Anthony Iacuzzi
USA

Nominee

"Lunching Alone"
This image is a metaphor for the self-isolation that many are experiencing now.



Le Bouquiniste Benita Mayo
USA

Nominee

"Le Bouquiniste"



Changing Times II Bernard Werner
USA

Nominee

"Changing Times II"
New Orleans, LA



Library Watchman Brian Vatcher
USA

Nominee

"Library Watchman"
A security guard keeps the peace on the steps of the BPL.



The Colorblind Artist Brian Clopp
USA

Nominee

"The Colorblind Artist"
A colorblind graffiti artist paints a mural. This is what he sees.



Contemplation Carlos Cabral
Portugal

Nominee

"Contemplation"
Photograph taken during a visit to the cloisters of the Cathedral of Viseu



Silent Love Charles Mifsud
Malta

Nominee

"Silent Love"
A father and son refugess in Malta celebrate Coptic Easter in Malta with memories from the past



Gamblers of Luncbreak Charles Mifsud
Malta

Nominee

"Gamblers of Luncbreak"
Chinese Women play cards as they abondon all their works.



Italian News Colmar Wocke
Switzerland

Nominee

"Italian News"
In the middle of the news, in Italy.



Getting In Colmar Wocke
Switzerland

Nominee

"Getting In"
Minimalistic street - anonymous lady getting into her car.



Afternoon of Coffee. Daniel Mendoza
Colombia

Nominee

"Afternoon of Coffee."
A hard day of work deserves a good break, with a good Coffee.



Water Girl Debbie Hartley
Australia

Nominee

"Water Girl"



Ferris wheel Demetrio Jereissati
Brazil

Nominee

"Ferris wheel"
It's a sunny afternoon in Paris, I found this half ferris wheel



Aish Baladi Demetrio Jereissati
Brazil

Nominee

"Aish Baladi"
In a small village by Nilo River, a family look at a basket of Aish Baladi, egyptian whole wheat flat bread.



Charcoal Burner Derek Chiang
Singapore

Nominee

"Charcoal Burner"



Untitled 6 Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled 6"



Untitled 8 Elmo Tide
USA

Nominee

"Untitled 8"



The waiting Emir Ali Kaya
Turkey

Nominee

"The waiting "
Passengers are waiting for the Bosphorus ferry in Eminönü pier. Istanbul is the only city in the world standing upon 2 continents, Asia and Europe and everyday around 150 thousand people making this



Hideaway Esperanza Gomez
USA

Nominee

"Hideaway"



Best friends I Flo Fritz
Germany

Nominee

"Best friends I"
bosnian man with one of his sheep, after war



Eric Bibb in concert Friso Kooijman
Netherlands

Nominee

"Eric Bibb in concert"
Eric Bibb, the world famous blues singer, in concert



Work-Life Balance Gautam Kamat Bambolkar
India

Nominee

"Work-Life Balance"
The street artists are seldom remembered. I intentionally shot this image from the back, not showing the face, to depict this sad reality.



The Highland Dancers George Zammit
UK

Nominee

"The Highland Dancers"
Edinburgh Royal Military Tattoo the Highland Dancers 22nd August 2014



screen time Ghassan El-Moussa
UK

Nominee

"screen time"
In the UAE desert, even the locals are prone to screen time.



The curious dog Giovanni Sonsini
Italy

Nominee

"The curious dog"
Photo taken in Habana old city - Cuba



Lockdown Giulio Zanni
Italy

Nominee

"Lockdown"
Lockdown during Covid-19 pandemic



Praying Gus Fine Art
Spain

Nominee

"Praying"



Daily Chores Henri Mattocks
Malta

Nominee

"Daily Chores"
A day in a life of a mother and child



Graf Lindorf of Coppelius Holger Buecker
Germany

Nominee

"Graf Lindorf of Coppelius"
Graf Lindorf of Coppelius. The shot was taken at M'era Luna Festival.



Tram Ilija Stanusic
Croatia

Nominee

"Tram"
Osijek, Croatia, 2019.



Business Biker Ivan Pesic
USA

Nominee

"Business Biker"
Cologne, Germany



Nudista Jack Weingarten
USA

Nominee

"Nudista"
Weingarten-Jack_Nudista in Times Square



Contemplation Jack Weingarten
USA

Nominee

"Contemplation"
Weingarten-Jack_Contemplation in Times Square



Mime Jack Weingarten
USA

Nominee

"Mime"
Weingarten-Jack_Times Square Mime



Ballet James Patrick Conway
Brazil

Nominee

"Ballet"
The beauty of the ballerinas



time travel with Stalin Jan Zychlinski
Switzerland

Nominee

"time travel with Stalin"
Yerevan/Armenia - South Caucasus



Desire Jan Brouckaert
Belgium

Nominee

"Desire"
Lisbon, Street, Lust



Blingtime Janis Ehlers
USA

Nominee

"Blingtime"
Gulfstream Racetrack, Hallandale, FL



Jazz Man Janis Ehlers
USA

Nominee

"Jazz Man"
Outside BJ's Lounge



Eyeful Janis Ehlers
USA

Nominee

"Eyeful"
New Orlean's Lafayette Square



Pristina, Kosovo Jeremiah Gilbert
USA

Nominee

"Pristina, Kosovo"
Pristina is the second-largest city in the world with a predominantly Albanian-speaking population



Local Dreamer Jessica Margo
USA

Nominee

"Local Dreamer"
New Orleans, Overlooking the Mississippi River



Following Jhinku Banerjee
India

Nominee

"Following"
A man carries soil to the brick kiln while the smoke flows in the same direction as if following him



Make Up Artist Jim Lustenader
USA

Nominee

"Make Up Artist"
A subway commuter applies make up as the train rockets along beneath New York City streets; 2019



Be Yourself Jim Lustenader
USA

Nominee

"Be Yourself"
A barista in Ravenna, Italy, warms the morning with a radiant, generous smile; 2019



Penny For Your Thoughts Jim Lustenader
USA

Nominee

"Penny For Your Thoughts"
A racy window poster on New York's Madison Ave. may inspire an elderly couple; 2017



Man At Work Jishnu Changkakoti
India

Nominee

"Man At Work"
A potter concentrates on getting things exactly right.



Teacher Joao Miguel Barros
Macao

Nominee

"Teacher"
This image belongs to a project called Wisdom related with a school in the old city of Accra, Ghana.



The Light of Saint Michel Jovelino Almeida
Portugal

Nominee

"The Light of Saint Michel"
inside the famous Saint Michel monastery, north of France



Expecting a Good Day Karen Corrigan
USA

Nominee

"Expecting a Good Day"
Russell Square Station, London



Karo - At The Hairdresser Karin De Winter
Belgium

Nominee

"Karo - At The Hairdresser"
Karo men creating a traditional hairbun with clay, Omo Valley, Ethiopia.



Warten Kurt Steinle
Belgium

Nominee

"Warten"



Idea Lee Grossman
USA

Nominee

"Idea"



Overreaction Lee Grossman
USA

Nominee

"Overreaction"



Special diet Leonid Goldin
Israel

Nominee

"Special diet"
2019



Because I Love You Loh Soo Mui
Malaysia

Nominee

"Because I Love You "
I love you not becuase of anything you have , but because of something that I feel when I'm near you



Ice bath Lukasz Wypior
Poland

Nominee

"Ice bath"
Bath in cold water is becoming more popular as the natural way to boost our immune system.



A Walk in the Desert Lynn Hedges
New Zealand

Nominee

"A Walk in the Desert"



Lonely thoughts. Maciej Szemelowski
Poland

Nominee

"Lonely thoughts."
This photo was taken in London.



Look Maciej Szemelowski
Poland

Nominee

"Look"
This photo was taken in London.



Lost in Berlin Marc Olthoff
Netherlands

Nominee

"Lost in Berlin"
People loose each other in the holocaust monument in Berlin.



Fitness Martina Platte
Hong Kong

Nominee

"Fitness"



Free haircut Mauro Raunich
Slovenia

Nominee

"Free haircut"
It’s Sunday, free haircut at the railways station



Shibuya Solo Melinda Goodall
USA

Nominee

"Shibuya Solo"
Appearing dispirited, he was alone at Shibuya Crossing, one of the world's busiest intersections.



La Vila Miguel Cabezas
Spain

Nominee

"La Vila"
Photograph taken in a plaza in Villajoyosa, Spain



Johnnie Walkers Nestor Novo
USA

Nominee

"Johnnie Walkers"
Here and there



Good vibes Nicolas Blaiotta
Spain

Nominee

"Good vibes"
When you are not sure if the subject will get mad at you or smile at you :)



Smile 4 Pablo Madanes
Argentina

Nominee

"Smile 4"
GRANDDAUGHTER AND GRNADPA PLAYING HIDE AND SEEK INTENSE MOMENT OF JOY



Checking stock Pamela Steege
USA

Nominee

"Checking stock"
A cowboy checking the bucking stock



Coffee Time Philip Lawrence
Australia

Nominee

"Coffee Time"



Streetphoto in Berlin Poul Helt
Denmark

Nominee

"Streetphoto in Berlin"



Lady Drummer Ramesh Letchmanan
Singapore

Nominee

"Lady Drummer"
Echoing the movements of a drummer’s rhythmic beauty with dramatic powder effects.



Pho Robin Downs
USA

Nominee

"Pho"
Cauldrons of chicken broth surround people enjoying Pho at a Saturday market in Meo Vac, Vietnam



Gaucho 2 Roger Patnode
USA

Nominee

"Gaucho 2"
Working gaucho in Patagonia



waiting Ron Hewit
UK

Nominee

"waiting"



Street Painting Ruth Ball
Canada

Nominee

"Street Painting"
Calgary Hot Summer Day



In The Wee Small Hours Sally Stevens
USA

Nominee

"In The Wee Small Hours "
Never know who you might run into after hours...



Sweet Dreams, Starry Night Sasa Prizmic
Croatia

Nominee

"Sweet Dreams, Starry Night"



Dreaming of Sascha Giossi
Switzerland

Nominee

"Dreaming of"



Double Couple Shane Egizi
Hong Kong

Nominee

"Double Couple"
An old Chinese couple are photographed on the streets of Hong Kong.



Between Nothingness and Eternity Stefano Degli Esposti
Italy

Nominee

"Between Nothingness and Eternity"
Oniric scape on a foggy day from the top of Preikestolen - Norway



The Couple Sybille Sierlinger
Austria

Nominee

"The Couple"
This couple was strolling through the city of Vienna on a day in May - and I was right behind them.



Frauke dance Tadahiko Shimazu
Japan

Nominee

"Frauke dance"
Collaborator:Frauke(Swedish Butoh dancer)



Mother at work Tatiana Gomez Bessa
Mexico

Nominee

"Mother at work"
Halong Bay (descending dragon), spectacular place, stunning,a dream for many,a work place for others



Coronavirus pray Tatsiana Moskalenko
Belarus

Nominee

"Coronavirus pray"



At Work in the Greenhouse Volker Kesting
Netherlands

Nominee

"At Work in the Greenhouse"



The Lights of Times Square Wayne Palmer
USA

Nominee

"The Lights of Times Square"



From The Bell Tower, Notre Dame Wayne Palmer
USA

Nominee

"From The Bell Tower, Notre Dame"



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