Jenn Nominated for International Photography Award

January 31, 2009  |  News & Awards

Jenn was nominated today with 25 other photographers from around the world for the prestigious 2008 PGB Photo Award. Among the 26 photographers are Lauren Greenfield of VII Agency, Adam Pretty of Getty Images, Benjamin Lowy of VII network, Casper Hedberg of Kontinent, Pieter ten Hoopen of Vu Agency and other award-winning photojournalists from around the world.

Over 2,300 photographers from 70 different countries participated in the contest. The final jury spent four long days in Stockholm examining the submitted pictures.

The PGB Photo Award is a unique project with the goal of making a difference in the world through the impact of photography. This project will give donations to causes which are reflected in the award winning pictures.

“The quality of the pictures was astonishingly high, considering that this is the first year of the PGB Photo Award. I am very impressed,” said David Doubilet, part of the 2009 jury. The final results are secret until the prize ceremony at Lydmar Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden on March 8th, 2009.

via http://www.thepgbphotoaward.com/

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