Reuters photographers win big at the Atlanta Photojournalism Awards

20 Nov 2014

Each year, the Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar hosts an international photography competition that receives content from some of the world’s top photojournalists. The winners were recently announced with Reuters Photographers taking home many of the prizes.

  • 3rd Place Feature – Danish Siddiqui
  • 3rd Place and two honorable mentions Olympics – Phil Noble
  • 1st Place Olympics – Mike Blake
  • 3rd Place Portrait and Personality – Juan Medina
  • 3rd Place Pictorial – David Gray
  • 1st Place Sports Action – Phil Noble

3rd Place Feature – Danish Siddiqui

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/feature/

A woman reacts as she listens to a fortune telling machine at a beach along the Arabian Sea in Mumbai

A woman reacts as she listens to a fortune telling machine at a beach along the Arabian Sea in Mumbai, India. April 2, 2014.

 

3rd Place and two honorable mentions Olympics – Phil Noble

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/olympics/

A volunteer pushes Switzerland's goaltender Anthamatten in a trolley as she leaves the Shayba Arena following a practice session ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Third Place – A volunteer pushes Switzerland’s goaltender Sophie Anthamatten in a trolley as she leaves the Shayba Arena, Sochi, Russia. February 6, 2014.

 

Participants perform during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Honorable Mention:Dancers perform during the opening ceremoy of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Russia. February 7, 2014.

 

Members of the German speedskating team practice at the Adler Arena on the Olympic Park as preparations continue for the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

Honorable Mention: Members of the German speedskating team practice at the Adler Arena, Sochi, Russia. January 31, 2014.

 

1st Place Olympics – Mike Blake

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/olympics/

White of the U.S. crashes during the men's snowboard halfpipe final event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, in Rosa Khutor

Shaun White of the U.S. crashes during the men’s snowboard halfpipe final event at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, in Rosa Khutor, Russia. February 11, 2014.

 

3rd Place Portrait and Personality – Juan Medina

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/portrait-personality/

A woman shares a light moment with her family and friends before her wedding in the district of Djicoroni

A woman takes part in the preparations for a wedding in the district of Djicoroni , Bamako, April 24, 2014.

 

3rd Place Pictorial – David Gray

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/pictorial/

A veteran wearing service medals bows his head during a remembrance service on ANZAC Day in central Sydney

A veteran wearing service medals bows his head during a remembrance service on ANZAC Day, Sydney, Australia. April 25, 2014.

 

1st Place Sports Action – Phil Noble

http://www.photojournalism.org/contest/winners/2014/sports-action/

Laura Halford of Wales jumps during her hoop routine as she competes in the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-around final event at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland

Laura Halford of Wales jumps during her hoop routine as she competes in the rhythmic Gymnastics individual all-around final at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland. July 25, 2014.