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Magnum 30 Under 30 – winners announced

Magnum’s 30 Under 30 award asked for “documentary photography covering social issues” from photographers the world over and still free-limbed and wide-eyed enough to be in their twenties. A total of 664 photographers sent their photography to be judged.  A shortlist of 60 was selected, and now thirty winners have been announced. You can choose an overall winner with the People’s Choice Award, run by The Photography Show. Judging the event was BJP Projects Editor Gemma Padley, FT Weekend Magazine Deputy Picture Editor Josh Lustig and renowned Magnum photographers Chris Steele-Perkins and Moises Saman. Saman said to IdeasTap: “I was inspired to see so many personal stories that originate from an honest understanding of the issues. I was most impressed by the challenge to the more traditional visual language that most of the finalists applied to their stories.” Competition winners get a portfolio review event at The Photography Show, where their photography will be critiqued by industry professionals from the editorial, publishing, museum, advertising, and gallery sectors. The 30 winning photographers’ work will be included in an exhibition …

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