In beeld: de kanshebbers op de Sony World Photography Awards

De Sony World Photography Awards is aan de dertiende editie toe en kreeg meer inzendingen dan ooit tevoren: 345.000 afkomstig uit alle delen van de wereld. De jury selecteerde deze foto's die samen de shortlist vormen. De winnaars zullen op 16 april in Londen bekendgemaakt worden.

In beeld: de kanshebbers op de Sony World Photography Awards
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2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Ronny Behnert, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Torii Einootsurugi in Japan

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Ronny Behnert, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Torii Bentenjima in Japan

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Chang Kyun Kim, Korea (Republic of), Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Japanese concentration camp site #05 (Topaz War Relocation Center, Delta, Utah)

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Chang Kyun Kim, Korea (Republic of), Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Prison barrack #04 (Poston War Relocation Center, Poston, Arizona)

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Andrius Grigalaitis, Lithuania, Shortlist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'The Water and the Mist' in Vilnius in Litouwen

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Peixia Xie, China, Shortlist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Weg in Xinjiang in China

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Mauro Battistelli, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Bomen in een moeras in Texas

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Sybren Vanoverberghe, Belgium, Shortlist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'House of Palms' in Iran

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Florian Ruiz, France, Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Nucleair landschap in China: Lop Nor in de provincie Xinjiang

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Florian Ruiz, France, Finalist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Nucleair landschap in China: Lop Nor in de provincie Xinjiang

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jeroen van Dam, Netherlands, Shortlist, Professional, Landscape, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Het geheime leven van 'Urban Explorers'

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Songda Cai, China, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Inktvis in Anilao Bay, Filippijnen

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Marko Dimitrijevic, Switzerland, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Grizzlybeer in het noorden van Yukon in Canada

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Adalbert Mojrzisch, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Roofvlieg

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Adalbert Mojrzisch, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Closese up van een Urania Ripheus vlinder

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Pierre Anquet, France, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Blauwe tijgertor in Java, Indonesie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Tobias Friedrich, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Koraalrif in Egypte

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Yevhen Samuchenko, Ukraine, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Zoutmeer in de Kherson regio in Oekraine

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Brent Stirton, South Africa, Finalist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Verzorger van schubdieren in Harare in Zimbabwe

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Schubdier in Harare in Zimbabwe

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Joan de la Malla, Spain, Shortlist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een makaak loopt voor een muur met graffiti in Lop Buri in Thailand

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Masahiro Hiroike, Japan, Finalist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Vuurvliegen in de bergen van Tottori in Japan

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Masahiro Hiroike, Japan, Finalist, Professional, Natural World & Wildlife, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Vuurvliegen in de bergen van Tottori in Japan

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Álvaro Laiz, Spain, Finalist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Rendierherder in Chukotka, Rusland

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Vuurvliegen in de bergen van Tottori in Japan

Rendierherder in Chukotka, Rusland

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Kristof Vrancken, Belgium, Shortlist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Transit, Winterslag in Genk

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Robin Hinsch, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Gaswinningsinstallatie in Ughelli, Niger Delta in Nigeria

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Robin Hinsch, Germany, Finalist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een lokale politieagent in Ughelli, Niger Delta in Nigeria

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Marco Garofalo, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

De klimaatopwarming is voelbaar en zichtbaar in het dorpje Villaneque op 3600 meter hoogte in Bolivia.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jenny Evans, Australia, Shortlist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een meisje neemt een bad met water van de Darling River in Louth, Australie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Luca Locatelli, Italy, Finalist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Aerofarms in Newark, VS

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Luca Locatelli, Italy, Finalist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

De toekomst van de landbouw in Siberia B.V. in Maasbree, Nederland

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Maximilian Mann, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Het Urmia meer in Iran wordt alsmaar verder opgeslokt door de woestijn.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Carolina Rapezzi, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Environment, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een meisje verkoopt water in het gebied rond de Kilimanjaro.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jonathan Walland, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Centre Point Tower in Londen, ontworpen door Richard Seifert & Partners

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jonathan Walland, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Arena Tower - Skidmore in Baltimore ontworpen door Owings & Merrill

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Swen Bernitz, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Tetrahedron in 'Beckstraße', Bottrop, Duitsland

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Laurin Schmid, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Monument voor de Gestorven Soldaten van de Kosmaj Brigade in Servie.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Liang Chen, China, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Ergens langs het water

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jeoffrey Guillemard, France, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Jardines del Humaya begraafplaats in Culiacan, Mexico

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © José De Rocco, Argentina, Finalist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Walls to the step...' in Argentinie.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © José De Rocco, Argentina, Finalist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Walls to the step...' in Uruguay.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Fyodor Savintsev, Russian Federation, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Huizen gebouwd tijdens de Koude Oorlog periode in Rusland. De bewoners ontwierpen de huizen geheel naar eigen smaak zonder zicht op de archtictuur in de rest van de wereld.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Alexander Tatarenko, Russian Federation, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Twilight' in Sint Petersburg, Rusland

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IJsvissershutjes op Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba, Canada

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Sandra Herber, Canada, Finalist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

IJsvissershutjes op Lake Winnipeg in Manitoba, Canada

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Marcin P?onka, Poland, Shortlist, Professional, Architecture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Fujiyoshida in Japan

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Adrian Francis, United States of America, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

"I rarely sleep. My mind races to the point where I give up and lay in the darkness."

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Edward Kaprov, Israel, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Iris and Hilel, twee inwoners van Khan op enkele honderden meters van de Jordaanse grens.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Thomas Paul Hänisch, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Semana Santa in Jumilla, Spanje

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Emmanuelle Firman, France, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Les Cabanettes Hotel bij Arles, Frankrijk

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Murat Yazar, Turkey, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een Koerdisch trouwkoppel maakt een boottochtje op het Dukan meer in Irak.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Maria Kokunova, Russian Federation, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Facelessness

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Maria Kokunova, Russian Federation, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Motherhood

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Massimo Gurrieri, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Sand elephants memories' in India

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Hugh Kinsella Cunningham, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Gezondheidswerker in Ebola-gebied

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Hugh Kinsella Cunningham, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een verpleegster in Ebola-gebied

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Hashem Shakeri, Iran, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Dorna and Sevda, allebei twaalf jaar, in de Iraanse stad Parand

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Hashem Shakeri, Iran, Finalist, Professional, Discovery, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Halfgebouwde flatgebouwen in de stad Pardis in Iran.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Sarah Sasani, Iran, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'We are noticed too late'

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Frédéric duhayer, France, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Symétrie' in het Ambert skatepark in Frankrijk

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Ángel López Soto, Spain, Finalist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Worstelen in een nationale sport in Senegal

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Ángel López Soto, Spain, Finalist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Worstelen in Senegal

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Mikhail Kapychka, Belarus, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Zwemwedstrijd voor mensen met een beperking in Minsk, Wit-Rusland

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Federico Tardito, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Calcio fiorentino: een historische sportwedstrijd in Italie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Giuliano Berti, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Kushti (een traditionele worstelsport) in Mumbai, India

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Anton Dotsenko, United States of America, Shortlist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Kirill Tereshin lijdt aan 'Bigorexia' waarbij mensen denken dat hun lichamen te klein en te weinig gespierd zijn. Daarom heeft Kirill Tereshin een stof in zijn armen laten spuiten om ze gespierder te maken.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Lucas Barioulet, France, Finalist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Het nationale damesvoetbalteam in Nouakchott, Mauritanië

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Lucas Barioulet, France, Finalist, Professional, Sport, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Marietta, lid van het damesvoetbalteam in Mauritanië

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Tomas Vrana, Czech Republic, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Eight Rooms - Marta Dancingerova and Andrea Bursova (gemaakt in Praag)

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Jon Enoch, United Kingdom, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Visman in Hanoi, Vietnam

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Richard Ansett, United Kingdom, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Laura en Katie ontmoeten elkaar bij het gevangenishek

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Raul Ariano, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Het koppel Zhongbao en Zhiyong in Shenyang, China

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Cesar Dezfuli, Spain, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Oumar uit Guinee op 1 augustus 2016 aan boord van een bootje in de Middellandse Zee en op 19 januari 2019 in Italie waar hij nu woont.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Cesar Dezfuli, Spain, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Malick uit Gambia op 1 augustus 2016 in een bootje op de Middellandse Zee en op 26 juni 2019 in Italie.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Adrian Markis, Argentina, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Agony of Love: een getrouwd koppel dat in een crisis is beland, maar nog in hetzelfde huis woont.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Denis Rouvre, France, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

De dertigjarige Chantal uit Zuid-Kivu in Congo werd het slachtoffer van een groepsverkrachting.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Denis Rouvre, France, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Sephora in Kinshasa werd ervan beschuldigd een heks te zijn en daarom langdurig behandeld als slaaf. Ook moest ze pijnlijke uitdrijvingsrituelen ondergaan.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Magdalena Stengel, Germany, Shortlist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Mr. Viefhaus in zijn achtertuin in zijn favoriete korte broek.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Sasha Maslov, Ukraine, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Oekraïense spoorwegdames

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Sasha Maslov, Ukraine, Finalist, Professional, Portraiture, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Oekraïense spoorwegdames

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Didier Bizet, France, Finalist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Een hyperrealistische babypop wordt opgeladen.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Didier Bizet, France, Finalist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Juryleden beoordelen de beste babypoppen op een poppenshow in Valencia, Spanje

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Youqiong Zhang, China, Finalist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'From Made in China to Made in Africa': Liu Shuping uit China geeft les in het fabriceren van schoenen in een fabriek in Ethiopie.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Youqiong Zhang, China, Finalist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'From Made in China to Made in Africa'

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Nicholas Moir, Australia, Shortlist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Bosbranden in Australie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Patrick Wack, France, Shortlist, Professional, Documentary, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Oeigoeren moeten hun identiteitsbewijs laten zien voordat ze bazaar in een stad in de Chinese provincie Xinjiang binnen mogen.

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Dione Roach, Italy, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Kill me with an overdose of tenderness'

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Dione Roach, Italy, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'Kill me with an overdose of tenderness'

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Reuben Wu, United Kingdom, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Pablo Albarenga, Uruguay, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Achuar Nation in Ecuador

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Pablo Albarenga, Uruguay, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Quilombos-stam in Brazilie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Nicoletta Cerasomma, Italy, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Vrouwen in Luca, Italie

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Serge Varaxin, Russian Federation, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Kids and Masks

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Ritsuko Matsushita, Japan, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

'I will return to the universe, someday': Kumamoto kasteel in Japan in 1986

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © oseph Ford, United Kingdom, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Invisible Jumpers

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Michel Le Belhomme, France, Shortlist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

L'Échappée

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Luke Watson, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Un/known Soldiers, Witness Subject, 2019

2020 Sony World Photography Awards © Luke Watson, United Kingdom, Finalist, Professional, Creative, 2020 Sony World Photography Awards

Un/known Soldiers, Witness Subject, 2019