Enjoy stunning images of our world, book your tickets now for the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition in Somerset House, London (April 18 to May 6).
Open Photographer of the Year - Veselin Atanasov, Bulgarian
Selected from 10 category winners as the best single image in the world, Atanasov is recognised for his work Early Autumn and receives a $5,000 (USD) prize. An IT specialist, Atanasov is a self-taught photographer who began shooting in 2014. The winning photograph captures autumn in the Central Balkan National Park.
Architecture - Andreas Pohl, Germany
Culture - Panos Skordas, Greece
Enhanced - Klaus Lenzen, Germany
Landscape & Nature - Veselin Atanasov, Bulgaria
Motion - Fajar Kristianto, Indonesia
Portraiture - Nick Dolding, United Kingdom
Still Life - Richard Frishman, United States
Street Photography - Manuel Armenis, Germany
Travel - Mikkel Beiter, Denmark
Wildlife - Justyna Zdunczyk, Poland