We are very excited to announce that you have been selected by our esteemed judge Loulou d’Aki as Finalist of the

The Independent photographer ‘OPEN CALL’ theme competition!

Your image will also be featured in The Independent Photographer 2017 Talent of the Year photobook.

At the end of the year all competition winners and finalists will have their selected work exhibited and presented in our annual exhibition in Berlin.

– The Judge: Loulou d’Aki

Loulou d’Aki is a Swedish documentary photographer specializing on the influence of borders, the idea of freedom and how human beings are affected by the society in which they live. Over years of professional experience she has been published in magazines such as Le Monde, Die Zeit, the New York Times, TIMES, NY Magazine, Internazionale…

Besides publications and editorial assignments, she has done work for UNICEF, the UN and exhibited in France, Italy, the Netherlands and Singapore. Discover her work here.

Competition Winners | The Independent Photographer

Loulou d’Aki, Competition Judge:

“The picture has a good composition and light and makes me wonder what is going on. It makes me curious and that is a good thing.”

Congratulations to all the talented photographers who made it to the final!

We’re delighted to present the results of the Open Call Competition Award: Last month we were looking for a wide variety of works coming from all photographic genres to discover and celebrate the best of today’s photography.

Join us over on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter where we’ll be sharing all our favorite images from the competition – Thank you all for your support!