The World Photography Organization announced the shortlist for the 2015 Sony World Photography Awards. This year submissions swelled to a record 173,444 photographs from 171 countries. Shortlisted images will be on view at Somerset House in London from April 24th through May 10th, and Winners are announced April 23rd.
You can see below some of the shortlisted photos
Every year since 2007, the World Photography Organisation offers professionals as well as non professionals to enter the contest by submitting one of their picture. This organization aims to promote culture through photography and discover the talents of tomorrow.
Prizes will be awarded to the London Annual Gala by a prestigious jury comprising: Oliver Schmitt, Matthew Leifheit, Xingxin Guo, Joanna Milter, Maria Pieri, Enrica Vigano and Sasha Erwitt.
Participants must register in one of four categories: professional competition, open competition for amateurs, the “Student Focus” for photography students or “Youth Award” for applicants aged under 19 year old.
Since the inception of this competition, there have been more than 700,000 pictures that were presented.
Cédric – Citibreak