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In 2016, the ZEISS Photography Award was handed out for the first time, in parallel to the Sony World Photography Awards. Find out about the history of ZEISS, from the company’s beginnings right up to the present day.

Hiroshi Watanabe's new photobook, 'The Day the Dam Collapses', will be presented as part of the Daylight emergi-cube at PhotoVille this year. 

We speak award-winning photographer Daniella Zalcman, whose series ‘Sunday Soldiers’ was shown as part of THE FENCE in 2015.

Read our interview with Simon Morris, shortlisted in the People category and 2nd Place winner in the UK National Award of the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards.


PHOTOMONTH offers a wide ranging programme of over 100 exhibitions and events across East London including the PHOTO _ OPEN and PORTFOLIO REVIEW at the Rich Mix and the PHOTOBLOCK at the Old Truman Brewery.

After one too many injuries, Chris Baker decided to get on the safe side of the sidelines and begin a twoyear documentation of football on the Hackney Marshes. Free to attend exhibition at theprintsapce, East London - opening night & private view 1st September, exhibtion until 12th September.

PHOTOFAIRS | Shanghai will present a dynamic Public Program in 2016 featuring ConversationsInsights, and Partner Exhibitions. The initiatives will bring together the very best leading & emerging contemporary artists from across the art world.


2015 Sony World Photography Awards

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Sony World Photography Awards - 2017 Categories