We speak to Edgar Martins about winning the prestigious Photographer of the Year title and his connection with the Sony World Photography Awards
Sony UK Ambassador Michael Wayne Plant began as a freelance advertising and architectural photographer in Brisbane, Australia.
Taking place from January 27-29, 2017 at the Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason Center, PHOTOFAIRS | San Francisco will present fresh and cutting-edge work in a highly curated environment with a keen focus on international contemporary living artists.
One winning photographer will be awarded €12,000 worth of ZEISS lenses in addition to €3,000 travel expenses to complete a dream photography project in the location of their choice.
Your weekly dose of inspiration from #SWPA. Winning photographers are taken on a year-long journey, bringing untold exposure and providing a global stage on which to present their work.
"Photography for me is more than art. It is something unique. Photography captures moments, that you couldn't see and feel again."
"I just try to capture what surrounds me, and that is is the music and the night. The world is not so big, and if you work and make the effort, the work comes."
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