Children of the World - Professional

Flying Boys Dimpy Bhalotia
India

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Flying Boys "
This was shot in Varanasi, India.



Cuban Straight Razor Claudio Napolitano
USA

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Cuban Straight Razor"
Shooting in Cuba contemplating how light shapes life scenes as a straight razor



Chained But Bonded Oliver Klink
USA

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"Chained But Bonded"
Thailand - The land of the domesticated elephants



We Run You Fly 1 Dimpy Bhalotia
India

Honorable Mention

"We Run You Fly 1 "
This was shot in 2019.



Too bright David Handley
UK

Honorable Mention

"Too bright"
Illustration of the ease with which normal eyes can be open but how Nora struggled



Victim of war Mofeed Shalwa
Saudi Arabia

Honorable Mention

"Victim of war"
One of the refugee children from Syria who I have met at An Organization for taking care of children



Bookends 3 David Skernick
USA

Honorable Mention

"Bookends 3"
I've been photographing "Bookends" since 1975. People who are dressed alike are everywhere.



Faith Gustavo Arrais
Brazil

Honorable Mention

"Faith"
Canon 6D 50mm F5.6



Corona virus player Alberto Bortoluzzi
Italy

Honorable Mention

"Corona virus player"
Life and death together in the same time



Best Friends Jonathan Banks
UK

Honorable Mention

"Best Friends"
Best friends play in the cool river after school in Rwanda



12 feet under Molly Garg
USA

Honorable Mention

"12 feet under"
A boy jumps in the pool on a hot summer's day



Angry Poor Boy H. Allen Benowitz
USA

Honorable Mention

"Angry Poor Boy"
old Delhi, India



Heart Eduardo Soler
USA

Honorable Mention

"Heart"
Photograph taken during a street festival. Oakland, California.



Conquering the Alligator Larry Louie
Canada

Honorable Mention

"Conquering the Alligator"
Ethan riding the Alligator



Children of Zanzibar Gunnar Stroem
Norway

Honorable Mention

"Children of Zanzibar"
Near the Nguru Nguru crater 2016 Camera: Sony RX10



fishermen Rudolf Koenig
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"fishermen"
boys eagerly awaiting big fish on lake Zug



Tween Angst Maureen Ruddy Burkhart
USA

Honorable Mention

"Tween Angst"
What does the future hold for our tweens? Glenwood Hot Springs, Glenwood Springs, Colorado



Running In a World of Freedom Robert Leon
Canada

Honorable Mention

"Running In a World of Freedom"
A young boy running in a World of Freedom



Children of the Corn Edwin Loyola
Philippines

Honorable Mention

"Children of the Corn"



Flippers Ashish Gurbani
India

Honorable Mention

"Flippers"
Mumbai, India



Confinement Tine Borms Gueneau
France

Honorable Mention

"Confinement"
social distancing in times of COVID-19



girl of the Erero Salvatore Valente
Italy

Honorable Mention

"girl of the Erero"
Namibia a girl of the Erero ethnic group in her tent



Promenade du Paillon Fabrizia Costa
UK

Honorable Mention

"Promenade du Paillon"
Children playing in the fountain of the Promenade du Paillon, Nice,on a hot summer afternoon.



Towards Destination Subhasish Banerjee
India

Honorable Mention

"Towards Destination"
They were racing together with a joy.



siblings 2 Beatrice Heydiri
Germany

Honorable Mention

"siblings 2"



Ganges walk Celestino Arce
Spain

Honorable Mention

"Ganges walk"
A boy walks naked in the shore of the sacred Ganges river, India, where animals and humans share the



Boy in a brick factory Seungwook Lee
Korea (South)

Honorable Mention

"Boy in a brick factory"
The boy works here all day, but his future is uncertain. Bhaktapur, Nepal



Animal Instincts, Inchworm Shawna Gibbs
USA

Honorable Mention

"Animal Instincts, Inchworm"
Part of a series where I observe my children interact with nature in our backyard.



Wedded to Birth Alexandria Neoh
Singapore

Nominee

"Wedded to Birth"
Mummy wanted to capture her baby with her wedding veil which was a family heirloom



In the street Babak Mani
France

Nominee

"In the street"



The Chase Bella Kirchner
USA

Nominee

"The Chase"
Two little girls chase another through a field of wildflowers on a warm Texas summer evening.



The Tube Claudia Cebrian
USA

Nominee

"The Tube"
I took this photo in Patagonia. My name is the simplicity of the game of these two French children p



Nikola 1950's Doll Face Daphne Youree
USA

Nominee

"Nikola 1950's Doll Face"
During Covid-19 while Brooklyn was on Pause we took our kids to Dead Horse Bay in Brooklyn



Nora David Handley
UK

Nominee

"Nora"
Nora is a 7 year old albino girl who has difficulty opening her eyes in the daylight



Nora's veil David Handley
UK

Nominee

"Nora's veil"
The material used to soften the light from her eyes gave her a sculptural quality



Sour Grapes Dianne Yudelson
USA

Nominee

"Sour Grapes"



High Jump Edwin Loyola
Philippines

Nominee

"High Jump"



Siblings Fritz Berger
Switzerland

Nominee

"Siblings"
Children with grandmother in the hills of Nepal



Future champion in the air Gia To
Taiwan

Nominee

"Future champion in the air"
This boy trained hard to compete at the National Trampoline Championship in Taiwan



Stones to the Waves Henry Fernando
Canada

Nominee

"Stones to the Waves"
Taken in Port Elizabeth, South Africa



Covid at the Playground Jennifer Jackson
USA

Nominee

"Covid at the Playground"
The reality of children across America as playgrounds closed and put up caution tape for Covid



The waiting game Jonas Kroyer
Denmark

Nominee

"The waiting game"
Corona or rain, it's all the same. - Copenhagen, Denmark.



Hide & Seek - Paris 2019/01/19 Jumpei Tainaka
Germany

Nominee

"Hide & Seek - Paris 2019/01/19"
Paris FRANCE 2019 A scenery that seems unchanged since 100 years ago and 100 years ahead.



Reservation from the childhood Katrine Moite
USA

Nominee

"Reservation from the childhood"
Captured in Native Americans Reservation, South Dakota



search of almighty Kumkum Prakash Selvaraju
India

Nominee

"search of almighty"
search of almighty



Independence Maki Amemori
Japan

Nominee

"Independence"



Inquisitive Man Ching KC
Hong Kong

Nominee

"Inquisitive"
Curiosity and exploration are the growth process of children.



A Fruit Marco Benedetti
Switzerland

Nominee

"A Fruit"
"Selling what I have to be able to get some money to buy food for my parents". Analogue Project.



Pure Joy Michelle Chaplow
Spain

Nominee

"Pure Joy"
India



Rain in the Rohingya Refugee Camp Mohammad Rakibul Hasan
Bangladesh

Nominee

"Rain in the Rohingya Refugee Camp"
A Rohingya refugee boy is holding umbrella while cyclonic storm Amphan hit coastal region.



Rain Pieter Clicteur
Belgium

Nominee

"Rain"
The picture is made during a sunny day with filters in front of the flash and spray on the window.



Sicilian flower girl Ragnar B. Varga
Norway

Nominee

"Sicilian flower girl"
The young girl was captured in Sicily, dancing and playing, completely forgetting the world and everybody around her.



Portrait of Children Poland Robert Falkowski
Switzerland

Nominee

"Portrait of Children Poland"
Children in Ujanowice Poland scanned image



Portrait of a Girl Poland Robert Falkowski
Switzerland

Nominee

"Portrait of a Girl Poland"
Portrait of a girl in Lublin Poland scanned image



Tribal girl Robi Chakraborty
USA

Nominee

"Tribal girl"
Tribal girl having breakfast, Chhattisgarh, India



Blossoming hope. Seungwook Lee
Korea (South)

Nominee

"Blossoming hope."
Can a girl bloom as beautiful as a flower?



Outdoor Bath Shiva Kumar Annechira
India

Nominee

"Outdoor Bath"
Innocence of children photographed at Kolkata in 2017



Todays Tendulkar Subhasish Banerjee
India

Nominee

"Todays Tendulkar"
They were playing cricket on the road of Kolkata.



Reflection on Hair Colouring Tobi Asmoucha
Canada

Nominee

"Reflection on Hair Colouring "
Our daughter was checking the results of her dad's hair colouring adventure during COVID-19. Documenting the hair colouring session in our tiny bathroom took us out of the feeling of isolation.



Cildren of India 1 Torsten Andreas Hoffmann
Germany

Nominee

"Cildren of India 1"
What kind of future will this child, living in a slum of Mumbai, have?



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