The Emerging Photographer Fund 2018
EPF 2018 RECIPIENT – $10,000
No quarter speaks about the victims of domestic violence in Bangladesh. It takes the form of a docu-fiction about Alo and Sagor, a couple who have been in an abusive relationship for more than 20 years.
Stay tuned for the full essay.
The EPF Fujifilm/Young Talent Award 2018
Cult of Womanhood
FUJIFILM/YOUNG TALENT AWARD 2018 RECIPIENT – $10,000
Cult of Womanhood explores religion and the community Tabitha created with her sisters, revealing a theater of eternal youth and femininity during their transition to womanhood, while escaping from repression in the forests and seascapes of rural Maine, USA.
Stay tuned for the full essay.
The Fujifilm/Young Talent Award is given every year to an emerging photographer who is 25 or younger.
The Emerging Photographer Fund 2018 – Finalists
Tabitha Barnard (winner Fujifilm/Young Talent Award 2018)
Felipe Romero Beltran
Sanja Jugovic Burns
Annalisa Natali Murri
Shadman Shahid (winner Emerging Photographer Fund 2018)
The full essays of the winners and shortlisted entries will be published here on BURN magazine.
Emerging Photographer Fund 2018 – Judges:
(in alphabetical order)
Adam Broomberg | Artist, professor of photography at HFBK in Hamburg and teacher at KABK in The Hague
MaryAnne Golon | Assistant Managing Editor and Director of Photography at The Washington Post
Sohrab Hura | Photographer, Magnum Photos
Azu Nwagbogu | Founder and Director of African Artists’ Foundation AAF
Fiona Rogers | Global Director of Business Development for Magnum Photos
Previous EPF Winners
The 2008 Emerging Photographer Fund grant was awarded to
Sean Gallagher for his essay on the environmental Desertification of China.
The 2009 Emerging Photographer Fund grant was awarded to
Alejandro Chaskielberg for his 8×10 format essay on the Parana River Delta ‘The High Tide’.
The 2010 Emerging Photographer Fund grant was awarded to
Davide Monteleone for his essay ‘Northern Caucasus’.
The 2011 Emerging Photographer Fund grant was awarded to
Irina Werning for her essay ‘Back to the Future’.
In 2012 three Emerging Photographer Fund grants were awarded:
one major to Matt Lutton for his essay ‘Only Unity’ and
two minors to Giovanni Cocco for his essay ‘Monia’ and to Simona Ghizzoni for her essay ‘Afterdark’.
In 2013 four Emerging Photographer Fund grants were awarded:
one major to Diana Markosian for her essay ‘My Father The Stranger’ and
three minors to Iveta Vaivode for her essay ‘Somewhere on Disappearing Path’,
Oksana Yushko for her essay ‘Balklava: The Lost History’ and
Maciej Pisuk for his essay ‘Under The Skin; Photographs From Brzeska Street’.
In 2014 two Emerging Photographer Fund grants were awarded:
one major to Alessandro Penso for his essay ‘Lost Generation’ and
one minor to Birte Kaufmann for her essay ‘The Travelers’.
In 2015 the Emerging Photographer Fund was awarded to Danila Tkachenko for ‘Restricted Areas’, and
the Fujifilm Young Talent Award to Sofia Valiente for ‘Miracle Village’.
In 2016 the Emerging Photographer Fund was awarded to Annie Flanagan for ‘Deafening Sound’, and
the Fujifilm Young Talent Award to Aleksander Raczynski for ‘Views’
In 2017 the Emerging Photographer Fund was awarded to Antoine Bruy for ‘Outback Mythologies’, and
the Fujifilm Young Talent Award to Aleksey Kondratyev for ‘Ice Fishers’
The Emerging Photographer Fund is a yearly award given to an emerging photographer, supporting the development of his or her work.
In tandem, the Fujifilm/Young Talent Award is given every year to an emerging photographer who is 25 or younger.
The Emerging Photographer Fund was created and is directed by David Alan Harvey, curated and produced by Anton Kusters & Diego Orlando.