All entries submitted for the contest will be juried in the first round by a panel of internationally accomplished members of the street photography community in a blind voting process.
Linda is a professional London photographer, specialising in fine art street photography & lifestyle photography. She has been a part of many successful exhibitions including the London Photo Festival in Borough, Photo City London in 2017. Linda won 'Best Street Life' category with the British Life Photography Awards 2016 and was commended again in 2018, where her image was exhibited at the Royal Albert Hall for two months, and published on the cover of their official 2018 BLPA winners' book. She is a Panasonic brand ambassador and has featured in many magazines including Amateur Photographer and Digital Camera Magazine about her professional skills and advice on street photography. Linda's fine art street photography images sell around the world to art collectors and hang in the homes and commercial spaces including a reputable 5-star London hotel.
Linda loves to share her passion for photography through teaching workshops and photo tours in London and Europe. She has also worked with Airbnb and was their very first Street Photography workshop tutor in their new city ‘Experience’ project in, which set the trail for all other street photography workshop tutors thereafter. Her portfolio focuses on creatively capturing candid people, lifestyle, urban & city environments that convey a clear message, visual impact, or storytelling themes.
Meg Hewitt was born in 1973 in Sydney, Australia
Meg studied painting and sculpture at art school in the 90’s then opened a restaurant in 2000 which she ran for 15 years. In 2011 she escaped the kitchen by taking up photography and has never been seen without a camera on her shoulder since. Her first monograph ‘Tokyo is Yours’ was published in 2017 and exhibited in Arles in 2019. She is currently working on books about America and Australia.
Travel permitting, Meg runs workshops in Tokyo and Australia throughout the year that focus on narrative, working with people in the street and creating an edit for a series.
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Jutharat (Poupay) Pinyodoonyachet
Born in Bangkok in 1992. Jutharat Pinyodoonyachet, aka Poupay, realized that she had a passion for photography since childhood and kept photographing from then on. She was known as a young and emerging Thai street photographer before going to New York for studying One Year Certificate program at International Center of Photography (ICP). After graduation, she became an intern at renowned photographers collective Magnum Photos for a while.
Jutharat’s works have been shown in Thailand and worldwide such as New York city, Miami, San Francisco, Belgium, Germany, etc. Also she was one of the winners of LensCulture and PDN Annual Contest in 2017. She currently works as a freelance photographer based in New York city.
Website : www.poupayphoto.com
Instagram : poupayphoto
Dotan Saguy was born in a small kibbutz five miles south of Israel’s Lebanese border. Dotan grew-up in a diverse working class Parisian suburb, lived in Lower Manhattan during 9/11 and moved to Los Angeles in 2003.
In 2015 Dotan decided to focus on his lifelong passion for photography after a successful career as a high-tech entrepreneur. Since then Dotan attended the prestigious Eddie Adams Workshop, Missouri Photo Workshop and studied photojournalism at Santa Monica College. Dotan's award winning photographs have been published by National Geographic, The Guardian, The Los Angeles Times and many others.
In addition to leading workshops for Leica Akademie and Momenta Workshops, Dotan teaches a comprehensive online Street Photography Masterclass offered on his website.
In 2018 Dotan's first monograph about the endangered culture of Venice Beach, CA was published by famed German publisher Kehrer Verlag and was awarded Bronze by the prestigious Deutscher Fotobuchpreis 2018-19. Dotan's second monograph was released by Kehrer Verlag in September 2020. This new body of work documents the everyday life of a family of vehicle dwellers with their three young children on the streets of Los Angeles.
Dotan lives in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.
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Md Enamul Kabir
Md Enamul Kabir is a Dhaka based freelance photographer. He has completed his Advance course in photography from Begat Photography of Institute. For him, photography is all about moment and story which becomes the witness. He loves his photos to be concise and cohesive and he tries to achieve the best result possible with fewer subjects. Apart that Enamul loves to take photos of animals. His works has been exhibited and Awarded around the world like HIPA, Miami Street Photography Festival, StreetFoto San Francisco, LSPF, Brussels Street Photography Festival, Urban Photo festival, Italian Street Photo Festival, Summer in Your City-2017, Lens culture Street Photography Award, EyeEm Photography Award, Sony World Photography Award , Photography on a Post Card-2017, Behind the Portrait-Gulf Photo Plus, Dubai and also published interview in many magazine and blogs including 121clicks and in-public and published in books- WSP’15, WSP3,WSP4, OMOE 15.