While waiting for the winners ultimate announcement, to be made in Australia on next May 5th, the World Photographic Cup and the Gold Sponsor ChromaLuxe are happy to announce the 30 winners of the WPC 2018 Nation Awards!
The World Photographic Cup is really a unique Olympics-styled event, featuring the best photographers from all over the world representing their countries and competing as national teams in a spirit of friendship and unity. With this brand new award, WPC intends to give just recognition to the authors of the highest scored images entered by each and all teams.
The winners of the Nation Awards will be presented with their “best of team” certificates and a luxury ChromaLuxe print (40cm by up to 80cm depending by the image ratio), on Sunday March 25th, at the Royal Hotel in Bray (Dublin), Ireland, as part of the celebration of the FEP European Awards 2018.
Here is our best of teams list:
Australia, Keren Dobia (portrait)
Austria, Markus Berger (reportage)
Belgium, Ann Coppens (nature)
Brazil, Jackson Carvalho de Albuquerque (commercial)
Canada, Paul Wright (reportage)
China, Xiaojun Fan (wedding)
Colombia, Henry Agudelo Cano (reportage)
Czech Republic, Ladislav Kamarád (nature)
Denmark, Cristina Reuter (reportage)
Finland, Onni Wiljami Kinnunen (commercial)
France, Gaétan Lecire (portrait)
Ireland, Vincent O’Byrne (illustration)
Italy, Massimo Giorgetta (nature)
Japan, Haseo Hasegawa (portrait)
Latvia, Eleonora Grigorjeva (commercial)
Malaysia, EngTong Tan (nature)
Mexico, Eduardo Gómez (illustration)
New Zealand, Loren O’Connor (portrait)
Norway, Stig Håvard Dirdal (commercial)
Pakistan, Gulraiz Ghouri (nature)
Philippines, Bob Lacson (nature)
Portugal, Diamantino Jesus (illustration)
Russia, Igor Sakharov (commercial)
Singapore, Raymond Phang (wedding)
Slovakia, Dušan Holovej (commercial)
Spain, Jesús de Pedro García (nature)
Sweden, Andreas Varro (commercial)
Thailand, Nophadon Achasuntisuk (reportage)
United Kingdom, Gerry Coe (nature)
United States, Gail Nogle (reportage)
The WPC 2018 Nation Awards gallery will appear after the event in Dublin.
Congratulations, see you in Ireland!