2014 Sony World Photography Awards: Student Focus Finalists Revealed

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© Russel Bruns, South Africa, Finalist, Student Focus, 2014 Sony World Photography Awards

World Photography Organisation has announced the ten finalists of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards Student Focus competition. One of the largest programs for students, its goal is to support the future generation of photographers. Students submitted one image of “Tomorrow’s News.”

All finalists have now been asked to submit a series of images with the theme “Self-portraits.” These images will be presented at the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards exhibition at London’s Somerset House from May 1 through 18, and published in the annual Sony World Photography Awards book. The winner will be announced at the Sony World Photography Awards gala ceremony in London on April 30.

The finalists are:
•    Argentina – Nadia Navarro, Al Aire
•    Bangladesh – Rahul Talukder, Pathshala South Asia Media Institute
•    China – Li Dandan, Nanjing University of the Arts
•    Denmark – Tor Birk Trads, Danish School of Media
•    New Zealand – Chloe Riddell, University of Auckland
•    Romania – Sebastian Vacariuc, Babes-Bolyai University
•    South Africa – Russell Bruns, Rhodes University
•    South Africa – Tara Mette, Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography
•    United Kingdom – Scarlet Evans, Central St Martins
•    USA – Jordan VanSise, Marylhurst University

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