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PORTRAIT OF HUMANITY AWARD: Shortlist Announced

2 June 2020

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© Sandra Mickiewicz

1854 Media has unveiled the two hundred shortlisted images for this year's Portrait of Humanity award. The images, taken before the world went into lockdown, provide a global representation of everything that makes us human, with photographers from thirty-six countries showcasing images taken around the globe. 

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© Morgan Silk

 

Congratulations to all the AOP Members who have been shortlisted:

Accredited Photograpers
Frederic Arandar, Jon Enoch, Hannah Maule Ffinch. Gary Oba-Smith, Morgan Silk & Kristina Varaksina

Assisting Photographer
Sipke Visse

Access Members
Mat Han, Katinka Herbert, Sandra Mickewicz, Sirli Ratna, Alexander Rhind

 

The one hundred winning images will be announced in September, when they are going on a global tour and will be shown internationally on Clear Channel digital screens. All shortlisted images will be shown in the Portrait of Humanity 2020 book, published by Hoxton Mini Press, which goes on sale in June. 

For the first time, 1854 Media has teamed up with Sent Into Space, a company that specialises in taking images of the Earth from edge of space. They will be launching a framed screen that will exhibit all shortlisted images 111,000 feet in the air. A 360 degree camera will be attached so the photographers will be able to see their work against the backdrop of our amazing planet.

 

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© Frederic Aranda

 

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© Jon Enoch

 

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© Kristina Varaksina

 

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© Mat hay

 

 

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© Sandra Mickiewicz

 

 

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© Sirli Raitma

 

 

10663 Alexander Rhind

© Alexander Rhind

 

 

6011 Katinka Herbert

© Katinka Herbert

 

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