February 26, 2015

2015 Alexia Foundation Grant Winners Announced

The 2015 Alexia Foundation Grant recipients have been announced! Paolo Marchetti was awarded the 2015 Professional Grant for his project “The Price of Vanity.” He will utilize the $20,000 grant in his pursuit to “document the brutality of the intensive breeding farms used worldwide to produce skins and furs...

March 25, 2014

World Press Photo 2014 Multimedia Contest Winners Announced

Yesterday World Press Photo announced the winning productions of the 2014 Multimedia Contest. The three categories in which 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes were awarded are: Short Feature, Long Feature, and Interactive Documentary. The jury of Gabriel Dance, Liza Faktor, Ed Kashi (VII), Marianne Levy-Leblond, Grant Scott, Luis Weinstein,...

March 14, 2014

PhotoPhilanthropy Announces Winners for 5th Annual Activist Awards

PhotoPhilanthropy has announced the winners of the 5th Annual Activist Awards. This award recognizes “outstanding documentary photography done on behalf of nonprofit organizations worldwide.” To determine the winners, PhotoPhilanthropy live-streamed the judging worldwide on March 8, 2014 in San Francisco, with Ed Kashi serving as the Master of Ceremonies....

December 05, 2013

SDN Global Awareness Winners Announced

SocialDocumentary.net (SDN) has announced the winners of the Call for Entries on Global Awareness. Gwenn Dubourthoumieu’s “The Copper Eaters” and Mark Tuschman’s, “Women on the Edge” received the Grand Prize Management Sciences for Health Photography Fellowship. From 140 submissions these exceptional bodies of work were chosen for recognition, along with...