ND Awards (Neutral Density Awards) announced the winners of their international photography contest! The judges reviewed 6422 entries submitted from 85 countries.
Brooke Shaden (United States) has been announced as the overall winner of Professional category with the title: ND Photographer Of The Year 2016 and $2500 prize money.
In Non-Professional category Rosario Civello (Italy) won the title ND Discovery Of The Year 2016 and $1300 in cash.
Additionally, 6 cash prizes ($500 each) went to Professional category winners: Andrea Cimino (Italy) in Advertising, Tony Mcateer (United Kingdom) in Architecture, Alain Schroeder (Belgium) in Editorial, Brooke Shaden (United States) in Fine Art, Bernhard Lang (Germany) in Nature and Linda de’Nobili (Italy) in People.
Also, 5 Non-Professional category winners receive their cash prizes ($300 each): Anna Laudan (Germany) in Architecture, Rosario Civello (Italy) in Fine Art, Daniel Řeřicha (Czech Republic) in Nature, Matt Hamon (United States) in People, Selvy Ngantung (Indonesia) in Special category.
ND Awards aim to promote photography and photographers. Their idea is to create new opportunities to present most valuable work to the audience all over the world. To build a place where photographers can show diverse points of view and thrive through competition.