Portrait of Humanity Award 2020:

  • As part of the Global Tour my image "Irene and Günter" is displayed at the Robert Capa Contemporary Photography Center Budapest. The exhibition is on view until October 11, 2020. All images © Capa Center


Grateful for the opportunity to present my ongoing project All This Love to The Simple Press, a young and ambitious online-publication run by students from around the world that is dedicated to sharing everybody’s perspective, bringing unheard narratives into the mainstream media.


Thank you Shola Lee, editor-in-chief. 



September 2020:

  • 2020 Prix de la Photographie Paris:
  1. Silver Portraiture/Other: "Irene and Günter" from All This Love
  2. Bronze Fine Art/People: "Irene and Günter" from All This Love 
  3. Bronze Portraiture/Personality: "Past, Present, Future" from Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man
  4. Honorable Mention Fine Art/Personality Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man (series) 

August 2020: 

  • "Snowfall" from Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man was selected by The Budapest Diary Art Gallery, International Open Call: What’s The Story - Authenticity and IntimacyGroup Exhibition in Barcelona, 2021: www.budapestdiary.com/contest


  • "Irene and Günter" is a winner of Portrait of Humanity Award 2020!

See all 30 winning single images here:  bjp.photo/pohwinners2020

Series winners here: bjp.photo/pohthreewinners2020


British Journal of Photography article: announcing-the-winners-of-portrait-of-humanity-2020


July, 2020

  • The Wellcome Photography Prize (Wellcome Trust) who promotes provocative visual stories avoiding stereotypical perspectives and cliché about the health challenges of our time has shortlisted Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man out of 7500 submitted photographs from 127 countries in the Mental Health (series) category! View shortlist 

July 2020: 

  • Farewell Sonata receives a Honorable Mention at Monovisions Photography Awards

June 2020:

The 200 shortlisted images will be featured in the Portrait of Humanity book, Vol.2, published by Hoxton Mini Press that can be ordered here portrait-of-humanity-vol-2

  • Beautiful publication of my finalist image "Past, Present, Future" (from Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man) in AAP Magazine "Special Edition All About Photo Awards 2020".



  • Farewell Sonata was awarded a Honorable Mention at MIFA - The Moscow International Photo Awards in the category Editorial - Photo Essay

May 2020: 

  • Head On Portrait Awards (Head On Photo Festival, Australia) "Emotional Seismograph" was selected as a semi-finalist  

This lady in the nursery captured my heart at once. She looked fragile and beautiful, even more when falling asleep during the animal-assisted therapy. She obviously felt comforted by the  chicken’s presence that translated her emotions. Animal-assisted therapy uses the genetically caused symbiotic connectedness between animals and humans to obtain physical and emotional well-being, it cannot be replaced by technic.  



April, 2020:

  •  6th Fine Art Photography Awards 2020 Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man (series of 5) was selected as a nominee in the category "People" (amateur)

February, 2020: 

  •  Portraits-Hellerau Photography Award Farewell Sonata (series of 12) is a finalist and displayed at the finalist’s group exhibition at Technisches Museum Dresden: finalisten-ausstellung

January 2020: 


Don’t Take Pictures 


featured my image "Past, Present Future" as

Picture of the Day


Kat Kiernan, editor- in- chief




October, 2019:  

  • Siena International Photo Awards - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man was awarded "Remarkable Artwork" in the category "storyboard". 
  •  Out From the Mist - Photographic Representations of Mental Health - "Winter Morning" from Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man is on the shortlist and exhibited at the ABC Building Brisbane, Australia.

September, 2019: 

  •  Felix Schoeller Photo Award – Nomination as one of five finalists in the Best Work by an Emerging Photographer Category.

June, 2019: 

  • Hahnemühle’s International Student Photo Competition – Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man was shortlisted and featured in the Fine Art Printer e-magazine 01/2020: Special: Finalists Hahnemühle Student Photo Competition 


März 2019:

  • Portraits-Hellerau Photography Award – All This Love (Irene and Günter) is a finalist and displayed at the finalist’s group exhibition at Pumpenhaus Dresden. 

February, 2019:

  • PhotoNews - Portfolio - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man

January, 2019:

  • Tokyo International Foto Awards - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man

October, 2018:

  • IPA International Photography Awards 2018 - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man

July, 2018:

  • Monovisions Photography Awards - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man

June, 2018:

  • World.Report Award/Documenting Humanity - Portrait of an Artist as an Old Man is shortlisted for the Student Award