Canon Female Photojournalist Award

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For the eighteenth year in a row, Canon and Visa pour l’Image will be presenting the prestigious Canon Female Photojournalist Award to an outstanding female photographer in recognition of her contribution to photojournalism.
At the final evening show on Saturday, September 8, the 2018 winner will be presented with the award which has prize money of €8000 to help carry out her new report which will then be programmed at the 2019 festival.

This year’s Visa pour l’Image festival exhibits the work of the 2017 award-winner Catalina Martin-Chico (Cosmos) on Colombia:(Re)Birth.

For further information:
Images Evidence : canon-award@orange.fr
Canon France - Cécile Fayet : cecile_fayet@cf.canon.fr

https://www.canon-europe.com/pro/news/canon-female-photojournalist-award-2018/

Award winners
  • 2017 Catalina Martin-Chico
  • 2016 Darcy Padilla
  • 2015 Anastasia Rudenko
  • 2014 Viviane Dalles
  • 2013 Mary F. Calvert
  • 2012 Sarah Caron
  • 2011 Ilvy Njiokiktjien
  • 2010 Martina Bacigalupo
  • 2009 Justyna Mielnikiewicz
  • 2008 Brenda Ann Kenneally
  • 2007 Axelle de Russé
  • 2006 Véronique de Viguérie
  • 2005 Claudia Guadarrama
  • 2004 Kristen Ashburn
  • 2003 Ami Vitale
  • 2002 Sophia Evans
  • 2001 Magali Delporte