© Johannes Heuckeroth, Germany, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Travel Finalist: Johannes Heuckeroth, Germany. Aerial views on the surreal world of the desert city Dubai
    © Johannes Heuckeroth, Germany, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Contemporary Issues Finalist: Valerio Bispuri, Italy. Close-up of prisoners eyes in one of the most violent prisons near Caracas, Venezuela, where many are armed.
    © Valerio Bispuri, Italy, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Travel Finalist: Daniel Duart, Spain. A little girls walks home after school in Morocco. Seen from the inside of a taxi for the reportage "Cities from a Taxi, Tourism 3.0".
    © Daniel Duart, Spain, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
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    Architecture Finalist: Reinis Hofmanis, Latvia. A guard and his guardhouse. Guard booths are architecturally inexpressive and humble, although present in the urban landscape.
    © Reinis Hofmanis, Latvia, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Contemporary Issues Shortlisted: Peter Muller, USA. A young boy is supported as he fires a fully automatic machine gun.
    © Peter Muller, USA, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Current Affairs Shortlisted: Ed Kashi, USA. Residents of Keyport, N.J. go into the streets to witness and begin the cleanup after the devastation that Hurricane Sandy wrought on this small beach town along the Jersey Shore, Oct. 30, 2012.
    © Ed Kashi, USA, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Current Affairs Shortlisted: Andrew Lubimov, Ukraine. The pupil of Cossacks children military-patriotic camp "Crimea-Sech" eats buckwheat cereal at a separate table, during a lunch break in camp, Aug. 02, 2012, the Crimea, Ukraine.
    © Andrew Lubimov, Ukraine, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
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    Landscape Shortlisted: Li Fan, China. In western China where there are the most numerous ethnic minorities, only a few minorities such as the Tibetan, the Yi and the Tajik still preserve their distinctive ethnic costumes, and they make themselves the best specimen for studying the culture of ethnic minorities in China.
    © Li Fan, China, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
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    Arts & Culture Finalist: Myriam Meloni, Italy. The twins Laura and Belen on the day of their fifteenth birthday celebration.
    © Myriam Meloni, Italy, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Fashion & Beauty Finalist: Klaus Thymann, Denmark. Under temperamental weather and light conditions Klaus Thymann let fashion and nature merge together in a bright and beautiful way in the remote east coast of Iceland, on and around the glacier lake of Vatnajokull named Jokulsarlon.
    © Klaus Thymann, Denmark, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Contemporary Issues Finalist: Samuel James, USA. A child waits to unload drums of diesel at a jetty in the Niger Delta where illicitly refined fuel is sold on the black market to local filling stations.
    © Samuel James, USA, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Campaign Finalist: Scout Tufankjian, USA. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in Davenport, Iowa, Aug. 15, 2012.
    © Scout Tufankjian, USA, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Arts & Culture Finalist: Danish Siddiqui, India. A cinema goer uses his mobile phone to take a photograph of a film poster at Cinema Pamir in Kabul May 4, 2012.
    © Danish Siddiqui, India, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
  • 2013 Sony World Photography Awards Professional Shortlist

    Travel Shortlisted: Agurtxane Concellon, Norway. A group of 20-30 men and women with 12 horses and sleighs will travel during three days, crossing snowed roads and iced lakes, to reach to reach the opening day of Røros winter fair in Norway.
    © Agurtxane Concellon, Norway, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
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    Lifestyle Finalist: Kuni Takahashi, Japan. A busy market in the Old Town neighborhood of Kabul on May 8, 2012.
    © Kuni Takahashi, Japan, 2013 Sony World Photography Awards
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