Announcing the Winners of the 2011 Daylight/CDS Photo Awards

In recognition of mutual interests in documentary and fine art photography, Daylight Magazine and the Center for Documentary Studies started an international competition in 2010, the Daylight/CDS Photo Awards, to honor and promote talented and committed photographers, both emerging and established.

2011 Guest Jurors: Anthony Bannon, director, George Eastman House; Darren Ching, owner, Klompching Gallery, and creative director, Photo District News; Stacey D. Clarkson, art director, Harper’s Magazine; Whitney Johnson, picture editor, The New Yorker; Joel Sternfeld*, photographer; Sasha Wolf, owner, Sasha Wolf Gallery

with Taj Forer and Michael Itkoff, editors, Daylight Magazine , and Alexa Dilworth, publishing director, and Courtney Reid-Eaton, exhibitions director, Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University

The Center for Documentary Studies and Daylight Magazine are proud to present the work of these gifted photographers:


2011 PROJECT PRIZE

First Prize Winner

Tamas Dezso
Here, Anywhere
www.tamas-dezso.com

Image above: From Here, Anywhere. Photograph by Tamas Dezso, 2011 Daylight/CDS Photo Awards Project Prize winner.


Juror Picks

John Cyr (Anthony Bannon)
www.johncyrphotography.com

Tamas Dezso (Darren Ching and Sasha Wolf)
www.tamas-dezso.com

Sebastian Liste (Whitney Johnson)
www.sebastianliste.com

Kris Vervaeke (Stacey Clarkson)
www.chileverde.com.hk


2011 WORK-IN-PROCESS PRIZE

First Prize Winner

David Pace
Friday Night
www.davidpacephotography.com

Image above: From Friday Night. Photograph by David Pace, 2011 Daylight/CDS Photo Awards Work-in-Process Prize winner.


Juror Picks

James Dodd (Anthony Bannon)
http://jamesdodd.net

Baldomero Fernandez (Sasha Wolf)
www.baldomero.com

Lydia Goldblatt (Darren Ching)
www.lydiagoldblatt.com

Shane Lavalette (Whitney Johnson)
www.shanelavalette.com

Lorenzo Martelli (Stacey Clarkson)
http://www.fotovisura.com/user/lorenzomarte

* Note: Joel Sternfeld reviewed and ranked all entries in both categories but elected not to make juror picks.


2011 PROJECT PRIZE HONORABLE MENTIONS

Larry Louie
www.larrylouie.com

Christian Lutz
www.agencevu.com/photographers/photographer.php?id=223

Rania Matar
www.raniamatar.com

Bill McDowell
http://billmcdowellphoto.com

Landon Nordeman
www.landonnordeman.com

Emily Schiffer
www.emilyschiffer.com

Anna Skladmann
www.annaskladmann.com

Magdalena Sole
www.solepictures.com

Daniel Traub
www.danieltraub.net

Rick Wright
www.wrightartstudio.com


2011 WORK-IN-PROCESS PRIZE HONORABLE MENTIONS

Noah Greenberg
http://noahgreenberg.com

Eirik Johnson
www.eirikjohnson.com

Cesar Lechowick
http://cesarlechowick.com

Sebastian Liste
www.sebastianliste.com

Dina Litovsky
www.dinalitovsky.com

Larry Louie
www.larrylouie.com

Stacy Kranitz
www.stacykranitz.com

Derek Shapton
www.derekshapton.com

Emily Schiffer
www.emilyschiffer.com

Jonathan Taggart
http://jonathantaggart.com

Further details about the resulting exhibition and web presentations will be announced shortly.

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    2. Chris says:

      John Wall blogs about the winners of 2011 Daylight/CDS Photo Awards at

      http://southphotography.blogspot.com/2011/10/center-for-documentary-studies.html

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