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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 Shortlist Announced

Gina Stephens
Written by Gina Stephens

Tanique Williams, Peninsula Town, South Africa, 2018 from the series Drummies by Alice Mann © Alice Mann

 

Four photographers maintain been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018, the international photography award organised by the National Portrait Gallery, London.

The prize-winning thumbnail sketches include photographs of a London mother holding her baby; a child from a remote village in the jungle of Sierra Leone’s Eastern Tract; a series on the all-female teams of drum majorettes in South Africa’s Western Province; and a double portrait of a pair of shoppers taken in England’s chief. 

The following four photographers have been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018:

  •  Max Barstow – 'Untitled from the series Londoners'
  •  Enda Bowe – 'Cybil McAddy with daughter Lulu from the series Clapton Blossom'
  •  Joey Lawrence – 'Description of 'Strong Joe Smart from the series Tombo's Wound'
  •  Alice Mann – 'Keisha Ncube, Headland Town, South Africa, 2017 from the series Drummies'

The prizes for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 see fit be announced on Tuesday 16 October 2018 at 19.00. 

 

Untitled from the series may refer to Londoners by Max Barstow 2017 © Max Barstow

 

Dossier of 'Strong' Joe Smart from the series Tombo's Wound by Joey Lawrence 2017 © Joey Lawrence

 

 Cybil McAddy with daughter Lulu from the series Clapton Blossom by Enda Bowe 2018 &echo; Enda Bowe

Republished: ephotozine.com

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Gina Stephens

Gina Stephens

Gina is a photography enthusiast and drone lover who loves to fly drones, capture images and have fun cherishing them with family and friends.

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