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We welcome back our series Beyond the Frame, where photographers from last year's Sony World Photography Awards share the stories behind their successful images

© Pablo Albarenga, Uruguay, Winner, Latin America Professional Award, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

It's an exciting day at the World Photography Organisation as the Sony World Photography Awards 2021 is now open! There are a few changes to this year's Awards, such as new categories...take a read to discover what's new 

Colour is such an important part of Albert Dros' landscape images. Whether it’s an epic vista or something more subtle, he shows how incredible light and colour can be

We take a look at compelling portraits entered to the last three years of the Sony World Photography Awards 

The independent publisher of photography books is described by David Bailey as 'an enigma', we put the spotlight on Gerhard Steidl to bring you 19 fun facts 

We have a packed day full of inspiring content to get you all making photobooks - check out our programme here! 

It's the last #SWPA showcase and to celebrate we take a look at photographers based in central and eastern Europe

If creating your very own photobook has always appealed, check out World Photography Organisation's Designer Isabelle Boyd's top tips 


2020 Sony World Photography Awards - competitions