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Professional category winners revealed

5 years ago

We are delighted to announce the ten Professional category winners of the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards. All the winners were revealed this evening at a prestigious ceremony in London. The artists below were selected by a panel of expert judges as demonstrating artistic prowess and photographic expertise for series of five to ten images across ten categories. Each Professional category winner is awarded Sony digital equipment and is flown to the Awards ceremony in London. 

ARCHITECTURE WINNER: Stephan Zirwes, Germany. See his full series Cut Outs - Pools 2018 here.

BRIEF WINNER: Rebecca Fertinel, Belgium. See her full series Ubuntu - I Am Because We Are here.

CREATIVE WINNER: Marinka Masséus, Netherlands. See her full series Chosen [not] to be here

DISCOVERY WINNER: Jean-Marc Caimi & Valentina Piccinni, Italy. See their full series Güle Güle here.

DOCUMENTARY WINNER: Federico Borella, Italy. See his full series Five Degrees here

LANDSCAPE WINNER: Yan Wang Preston, UK. See her full series To the South of the Colourful Clouds here.

NATURAL WORLD & WILDLIFE WINNER: Jasper Doest, Netherlands. See his full series Meet Bob here

PORTRAITURE WINNER: Álvaro Laiz, Spain. See his full series The Edge here

SPORT WINNER: Alessandro Grassani, Italy. See his full series Boxing Against Violence: The Female Boxers Of Goma here

STILL LIFE WINNER: Nicolas Gaspardel & Pauline Baert, France. See their full series Yuck here

The successful images are currently on show at the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition at Somerset House, London, until May 6. Discover the exhibition that showcases incredible talent from across the globe. Book your tickets now.