International Photographer of the Year 2016 – Winners Announced!
14 February 2017
Selected from 3870 entries photographer Jens Juul (Denmark) was chosen as the professional grand-prize winner of the 2016 International Photographer of the Year Photo contest. His photo series entitled: „Six Degrees of Copenhagen” has won $2500 cash prize and the title International Photographer of the Year 2016.
In amateur category photographer Tugo Cheng (Hong Kong) was chosen as the International Discovery of the Year 2016 and has won $1500 in cash prize for his series titled: „Coastal Geometries”.
IPOTY creates new opportunities to showcase the best photographic work and introduce leading talents to the world of contemporary photography. We celebrate creativity and ambition, and we support artists to develop and present their work through competition. Our annual competition is open to everyone, amateurs and professionals alike. The overall winners, category winners, and those who are commended will have their work showcased to a global audience by our media partners.