Posts Tagged ‘Paolo Marchetti’

Paolo Marchetti, Carolyn Van Houten and Al Bello Are Top POYi Winners So Far

Posted by on Monday February 22, 2016 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Photographer Paolo Marchetti has won Reportage Photographer of the Year in the 73rd annual Picture of the Year International competition. His portfolio, selected as the winner over the weekend, includes stories about exploited and abused children around the world, and the industrial harvesting of animal hides for the fashion business. The latter project, called “The... More

Paolo Pellegrin named POYi Freelance Photographer of the Year

Posted by on Tuesday February 19, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Magnum photographer Paolo Pellegrin has been named Freelance Photographer of the Year at the Picture of the Year International competition. Runners up were Tomas Munita, the second place winner, and third place winner Paolo Marchetti. Pellegrin’s portfolio of 50 images included selections from projects that mostly explore the wrenching consequences of economic hardship and political... More

Getty Names 2012 Editorial Grant Winners: Four Photographers and Chris Hondros Fund

Posted by on Thursday September 6, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Photojournalists Bharat Choudhary, Kosuke Okahara, Paolo Marchetti and Sebastian Liste have been named the winners of Getty Images’ 2012 Grants for Editorial Photography. They will each receive $20,000 to support ongoing documentary projects.  Getty Images also announced it was awarding a grant of $20,000 to the Chris Hondros Fund. Created in memory of photographer Chris... More