The professional and overall category winners for the Sony World Photography Awards were announced last night, with Sara Naomi Lewkowicz from New York winning the L’Iris d’Or Photographer of the Year Award, for her series Shane and Maggie. Other prizes went to Mary Ellen Mark, who was awarded the Outstanding Contribution to Photography Award, along with the Professional category winners, and overall winners for the Open, Student Focus, Youth, and Books categories.
The winners of the of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards have been announced today, for the Open, Youth and National prizes. The World Photography Organisation selected the winning images from over 70,000 entries from across the world, from photographers who are enthusiasts and amateurs, rather than professionals.
This week’s round up brings together new ads for VW, Pepsi Max, the Sochi Paralympics, Sony and Widerøe Airlines. First up though is the follow-up to last year’s hugely successful dancing pony spot for mobile network 3. This one continues the ‘silly stuff’ theme and features a little girl and her singing pet cat – but does it live up to expectation?
Herb and spice brand Schwartz has released a striking new ad to promote its Flavour Shots products. The ad sees several tons of black peppercorns, cardamon, turmeric, paprika, cumin seeds, ginger, chili and coriander explode in time to a piece of music composed by MJ Cole…
A new documentary on the life and work of the legendary John Webster reminds us of his great skill in creating loveable advertising ‘properties’. And while they may not be the coolest aspect of modern communications, great characters can still be extremely valuable to brands