Alessandro Cinque (Italy) is the first-time winner of the Sustainability Prize for his series Atrapanieblas (Fog Nets). Here he tells us more about his series and Mike Trow, the 2023 Jury Chair, shares his thoughts. He receives a $5,000 cash prize and a presentation of his project as part of the Sony World Photography Awards exhibition in London.
The Sustainability Prize is part of a global year-round creator engagement programme developed in collaboration with the United Nations Foundation and Sony Pictures’ Picture This initiative. Set up to spotlight and amplify creators' stories promoting prosperity and peace for people and the planet, the programme aims to mobilise and inspire people to Act Now through photography and film.