Sony World Photography Awards Winners and Runner’s up Announced

In January we reported on the Sony World Photography Awards adding a smartphone category for 2015 and now the the winners and runner-ups for the 2015 National Awards have been unveiled.
Comprised of artists from 54 countries, local judges were asked to discover and award the best images taken by a photographer from their respective nations.

The Sony World Photography Awards has up to £20,000 in prizes available and offered an opportunity for professional and amateur photographers to show off their best photos from the past year.

A collection of breathtaking images were entered and Sony has chosen winners from each country. The winning photographers have been rewarded with a solid collection of Sony equipment and their work to be on display at the Somerset House in London. The 2015 Sony World Photography Awards exhibition will be shown from April 24th to May 10th.

You can find the complete list of winners and runner-ups from each of the 54 countries on Sony’s dedicated site. For all you budding photographers seeking inspiration feast your eyes on some of the winning shots..

© Ylem Lin, Winner, Taiwan National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Ylem Lin, Winner, Taiwan National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Courtney Colantonio-Ray, Winner, USA National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Courtney Colantonio-Ray, Winner, USA National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Byron Dilkes, Winner, UK National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Byron Dilkes, Winner, UK National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Jung Bum, KimLee, In Ho, Winner, Korea, National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards

© Jung Bum, KimLee, In Ho, Winner, Korea, National Award, 2015 Sony World Photography Awards