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Darek Fortas, Portrait V (Woman from Grocery Shop)

Darek Fortas, Portrait V (Woman from Grocery Shop)

Darek Fortas

Portrait V (Woman from Grocery Shop),
Silesia, Poland, 2011
From the Coal Story series
Website – DarekFortas.com

Darek Fortas (b. 1986 in Zory, Poland) graduated with a Photography BA (Hons) at Dublin Institute of Technology with a First Class Honours Degree and a DIT Medal. His photographs have been exhibited in national and international venues including Aperture Foundation's What Matters Now?, the Belfast Photo Biennial, Photo Ireland Festival, Foto Foyle at Tower Museum, Derry City, the RUA RED Winter Exhibition and The Copper House Gallery, Dublin. His newest project, Coal Story, has been nominated for the Alliance Française 2nd Photography Award and shortlisted by Chris Hammond of MOT International for Claremorris Open Exhibition 2011. He is a founder of Prism Photography Magazine and lives in Dublin, Ireland.

Laura Pannack, Dan

Laura Pannack, Dan

Laura Pannack

Dan,
Brighton, 2009
Website – LauraPannack.com

Laura Pannack studied painting at Central Saint Martins and completed a BA in Photography at the University of Brighton. She recently received first prize in the Portrait Singles category of the World Press Photo awards. Her work has also won and been shortlisted for a total of 15 other awards since June 2008 and has been published and exhibited world-wide. These awards include first place in the Hotshot International Next Perspective Award, The Terry O'Neill Awards, The Taylor Wessing Prize 2009, The D&AD Awards and The Magenta Foundation Award 2009. She was chosen as the 'Judges Choice' at the Nikon Discovery Awards and was a finalist for the BJP 2009 Project Assistance Awards. Her work has been extensively exhibited, including being shown in The National Portrait Gallery in London as part of the Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2009

Jordi Ruiz Cirera, Five Siblings

Jordi Ruiz Cirera, Five Siblings

Jordi Ruiz Cirera

Five Siblings,
Nueva Esperanza Colony, Bolivia, 2011
Website – JordiRuizCirera.com

Jordi Ruiz Cirera is a documentary photographer from Barcelona. He studied graphic design at Elisava College before moving to London to study Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at the LCC. He graduated with distinction for his long-term project about the Mennonite communities in Bolivia. Recently, Jordi has been awarded finalist at the POYi Community Awareness award, winner of the "One to watch" competition by Lisa Pritchard Agency, shortlisted on the Ian Parry award, and selected for Descubrimientos PhotoEspaña. His work has been exhibited in the Getty Images Gallery in London, published in print and online. He lives in London.

Laura Pannack, David

Laura Pannack, David

Laura Pannack

David,
Surrey, United Kingdom, 2009
Website – LauraPannack.com

Laura Pannack studied painting at Central Saint Martins and completed a BA in Photography at the University of Brighton. She recently received first prize in the Portrait Singles category of the World Press Photo awards. Her work has also won and been shortlisted for a total of 15 other awards since June 2008 and has been published and exhibited world-wide. These awards include first place in the Hotshot International Next Perspective Award, The Terry O'Neill Awards, The Taylor Wessing Prize 2009, The D&AD Awards and The Magenta Foundation Award 2009. She was chosen as the 'Judges Choice' at the Nikon Discovery Awards and was a finalist for the BJP 2009 Project Assistance Awards. Her work has been extensively exhibited, including being shown in The National Portrait Gallery in London as part of the Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize 2009