World Cup of Photography Photo Contest WinnersApril 25, 2013
Photo Video West, the West Coast’s largest educational photo and video show, is proud to announce winners for the World Cup of Photography photo contest The contest ran from January 15 – March 31, 2013 and received 320 photo submissions worldwide in the amateur and professional divisions, said Ken Loyst.
“We are blown away by the results of this year’s World Cup of Photography photo contest,” added Loyst. “It was difficult to choose winners from each category when we received so many outstanding submissions from talented photographers across the globe. Congratulations to the top three category and grand prize winners. Their photographs speak volumes about their hard work and dedication to the craft.”
Photographers competed in 18 categories in the amateur and professional divisions, including children, portrait, wedding, wildlife, landscape, still life, artistic, silhouette, and underwater. Over 56 winners were selected, including 18 first place category winners, 18 second place category winners, 18 third place category winners, and two grand prize winners.
The grand prize and first place category winners are as follows:
Amateur: Rain Boy by Goran Jovic
Professional: Musician – Zach Rudulph by In-House Photographer Austin Trigg of Carvin Guitars and Pro Audio in Poway, CA