Pictures of the Year International Awards Announced01 Mar 2013
Discover the award-winning work of our photographers
The Pictures of the Year International (POYi) awards were officially finalized and announced this week. Established in 1944, it is one of the most highly regarded annual international competitions for press photography.
Reuters extensive coverage of events in 2012 was recognized with a total of 19 awards.
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Campaign Multimedia Story – 1st place, Jason Reed and Larry Downing
Presidential 2012 – 1st place, Brian Snyder
Feature – 2nd Place, Andrew Biraj
Spot News – 2nd Place, Goran Tomasevic
Spot news – Award of Excellence, Suhaib Salem
General News – 2nd place, Yannis Behrakis
General News – Award of Excellence, Adrees Latif
Sports Action – 3rd Place, Stefan Wermuth
Recreational Sports – 1st Place, Jessica Renaldi
Recreational Sports – 2nd Place, Eddie Keogh
Recreational Sports – Award of Excellence, Denis Balibouse, Mohammad Salem
Sports Feature – Award of Excellence, Nigel Roddis
Olympic Features – Award of Excellence, Lucy Nicholson, Dylan Martinez
Science and Natural History – Award of Excellence, Adrees Latif
Campaign Picture Story – 3rd Place, Brian Snyder for capturing Mitt Romney’s 2012 U.S. presidential campaign
News Picture Story – Award of Excellence, Lucas Jackson for covering the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy which hit the northeast coast of the U.S.
Reuters is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider touching more than 1 billion people every day. We have a global network of more than 600 Reuters photographers.
To learn more about the POYi awards visit: www.poyi.org