In this edition 223 photographers have participated submitting a total of 289 series. The participant countries were:


AFGHANISTAN, ARGENTINA, AUSTRALIA, BRAZIL, CANADA, COLOMBIA, DENMARK, GERMANY, INDONESIA, ISRAEL, ITALY, MEXICO, NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, PERU, RUSSIA, SPAIN, SWEDEN, SWITZERLAND, UGANDA, UNITED KINGDOM, UNITED STATES, AND VENEZUELA.


We congratulate all participants for their excellent work. 


Juror Andrea Star Reese has done the following selection:

(please scroll down to see the names of all selected photographers and their series; a larger size of the images will be posted by mid March ingalaawardsgallery.com)


WINNER OF THE JACOB RIIS DOCUMENTARY AWARD (5th Edition):

FAUSTO PODAVINI  (Rome, Italy), for his Series MiRelLa.




















RUNNERS UP:

MARY CALVERT  (Annapolis, United States) for her Series Missing in Action





















JESSICA EVE RATTNER  (Berkeley, United States) for her Series House of Charm



















FINALISTS:

ANNE ACKERMANN  (Kampala, Uganda) for her Series Behind Veils and Walls





















RONI BEN ARI (Netaim, Israel) for her Series Ladies in Waiting




















MARY CALVERT  (Annapolis, United States) for her Series The Jungle



















JOHN EATON  (Aptos, United States ) for his Series Heavy Metal




















ÄKE ERICSON  (Stockholm, Sweden) for his Series Istanbul After The Coup Attempt


















ALINA FEDORENKO  (Berlin, Germany) for her Series Moments




















JAN GRARUP  (Copenhagen, Denmark) for his Series Mosul Exodus

















LAURA HOSPES (Groningen, Netherlands) for her Series UCP




















ROBERT McPHERSON  (Buskerud, Norway) for his Series Brick by Brick






















TATIANA PLOTNIKOVA (Pushkino, Russia) for her Series Kolyma





















VICTOR RAISON  (Bogota, Colombia ) for his Series Buenaventura





















JUDITH RODRIGUEZ  (Buenos Aires, Argentina) for her Series Wild Violets




















ANNA SHUSTIKOVA  (Dolgoprudni, Russia)  for her Series Gorko!





















INGETJE TADROS  (Broome, Australia) ) for her Series Kennedy Hill




















TXOMIN TXUEKA  (Getaria, Spain) for his Series Syrian Conflict




















ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE RESULTS OF THE FIFTH EDITION OF THE JACOB RIIS DOCUMENTARY AWARD

JURIED CALLS FOR ENTRIES CONDUCTED BY THE WORLDWIDE PHOTOGRAPHY GALA AWARDS

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