It’s that time of year again, when Sony announces the shortlist of the best photos in the competition on the biggest photography competition in the world. As always, these are the best recordings, not only of professionals but by amateur photographers as well as. Photography Best Photos
It is the tenth of the Sony World Photography Awards and in this year, faster than the record-last year’s event and gathered together photographers from 49 countries; with the selection list drawn by 227,596 images, entered from 183 countries, including – for the first time – Armenia, Cuba, Iceland, and Saudi Arabia.
The winning photographers will be announced on 20 April, with the overall photographer of the year, a $draws 25,000 in prize money, plus some goodies from Sony.Diamond-Dust. This picture was taken in February in Nagano-ken, at an altitude of about 1,700 meters. Best Photos
In Japan, February is the coldest season of the year. Diamond dust can be seen, only a couple of times during the cold season. So it took four years to make this work, because I started with the intake, diamond dust. Orange circle diamond dust. Diamond dust looks normally white, but it turns into orange, just for the sunrise in the morning. I pressed the diamond-dust, like a silent forest-fairy.