Getty Images Grants for Editorial Photography
Getty Images announced the recipients of its 2013 Grants for Editorial Photography program at Visa Pour L¹Image. This is the ninth year Getty Images has supported the photojournalism community through its grants program, which was launched in 2005 with the aim of enabling photojournalists to draw attention to significant social and cultural issues.
Having already enabled over 44 photojournalists to bring eye-opening visual essays to the world¹s attention, Getty Images announced the 2013 recipients at the evening screening on Thursday, September 5, followed by a showcase presenting the award-winning projects on Friday, September 6 at 3pm in the Jean-Claude Rolland auditorium at the Palais des Congrès.
The winners are :
Matt Eich : SIn and Salvation in Baptist Town
Marco Gualazzini / LuzPhoto : M23: Kivu, DRC : a region under siege
Samuel James / Cosmos : Oil in Nigeria
Tomas Van Houtryve / VII : North Korea
Eugene Richards : War is personal
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