Photography News June/July 2017

Getty Museum Received Gift of 186 Photographs from Bruce Berman: artnews.com

The finalists have been announced for the 2017 Leica Oskar Barnack Award: leica-oskar-barnack-award.com

The 2017 Henri Cartier Bresson prize has been awarded to South African Photographer Guy Tillim: henricartierbresson.org

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Winners 2015

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize David Stewart

The 2015 Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize has been announced with the £12,000 first prize awarded to David Stewart. Stewart’s portrait of his daughter and her four friends (above) was selected from 4,929 submissions. Stewart’s image was first composed and entered into the competition in 2008 before deciding to re-stage it and re-enter it last year.

Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize Peter Zelewski

Other winners included Anoush Abrar, Peter Zelewski (above) and Ivor Prickett. The John Kobal New Work Award went to Tereza Cervenova. Winners’ works and selected photographs will feature in the annual exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery London from 12 November-21 February.