Awards & Competitions

Five Photojournalists Win Getty Images’ Latest Grants

August 23, 2016

By Holly Stuart Hughes

© Stefano De Luigi

Stefano De Luigi won for his project "TIA- This is Africa," a series of photo essays on various human crises affecting different regions in Africa. He will use his grant money to focus next on Sudan, Chad and Darfur to document refugees' lives in what he describes as "one of the worst civil wars of the whole continent and to document the birth (hopefully) of a new modern state."

Five photojournalists from different parts of the world have each been awarded $20,000 from Getty Images annual Grants for Editorial Photography program to continue working on their respective photo projects. This year’s winners are: Stefano De Luigi of Italy for “TIA – This is Africa”; Miquel Dewever-Plana of France for “The Other War”; Edwin Koo of Singapore for “Paradise Lost:...

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