Our Judges

Qualification Round


Peter Watson
United KingdomPeter Watson is an English landscape photographer whose career started in his teenage years when he photographed and produced his own black & white prints in an ...
Martin Stavars
PolandMartin Stavars was born in 1981 in Czestochowa, Poland. He studied economics, computer science, and photography, which he ultimately focused on. He specializes in ...
Aaron Feinberg
USAAaron Feinberg is no stranger to seeing and capturing the beauty and natural movement of Life. What has started as a ski-bum hobby of photographing friends in the Wasatch ...
Soumitra Datta
IndiaSoumitra has a free spirit and a passion for capturing moments from nature through his lens, for all time to come. The lyrical poetry in nature arouses aesthetic pleasure and ...
Rich J Matheson
Taiwan Rich Matheson has been shooting and selling photographs since 1998. He has been published in many international magazines like Outside, Monocle, CNN Traveler, Action ...
Graham Uden
United Kingdom In between being roughed up by ex-President Clinton’s bodyguards, being held up by AK-47 toting ex-Khmer Rouge soldiers in Cambodia, squatting 300 metres from ...
David Galjaard
Netherlands David Galjaard (Haarlem, NL, 1983) is trained as a photographer at the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague where he graduated in 2006. Since then he has been working ...
Dominic Sansoni
Sri Lanka Photographer based in Sri Lanka with extensive portfolios on Sri Lanka, India, Thailand, Yemen, Maldives & Mauritius. Please visit www.threeblindmen.com for stock ...
Seong Joon Cho
South Korea He began his photography career working for his college’s monthly magazine in 1999. After studying documentary photography at Chung-Ang University in South Korea, ...
Peter Latham
New Zealand Peter's Latham's life-long passion for photography turned serious in 1989, when he embarked on a 5 month bicycle / photo expedition of the south island of New ...
Gmb Akash
Bangladesh I was always passionate about poking the 'spinal chord' of the world and treasuring all the souls within it. I discovered that I could underline our lives and our ...
Alex Wallace
New Zealand Take a look through Alex's portfolio and you will find a huge variety of work. Fortunate enough to live and work in New Zealand he has garnered an enviable stable of ...
Edwin Martinez
Philippines Edwin Martinez is considered one of the Philippine’s premiere Landscape photographer, he has been shooting travel and landscapes from around the globe. He is a part ...
Hariyanto
Indonesia Born in Lamongan, September 1971, Hariyanto began his career as a photojournalist at Jawa Pos in 1993, followed by position as a photo editor at Tempo News Room ...
Cristian Rahadiansyah
Indonesia Driven by a deep passion to explore the world, Cristian has been working in three different travel publications since 2008. The Jakarta-based journalist was the ...
SC Shekar
Malaysia Educated in Kuala Lumpur & Australia, Shekar began as a photojournalist at the STAR newspaper in the early 80's where his work won many awards . In 1989 he started SC ...
Corey Arnold
USA EDUCATION 1999 BFA Photography - Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA GALLERY REPRESENTATION Charles A. Hartman Fine Art, Portland, OR Richard Heller Gallery Santa ...
Arie Yudhistira
Indonesia I began my career as a photo journalist in 2002 at a local newspaper under the Jawa Pos Group in Jakarta. After three years of work, I joined the Seputar Indonesia ...

Final Round


Rio Helmi
Indonesia
Born in Europe in 1954 to an Indonesian diplomat father and Turkish mother, Rio's childhood and youth was spent living in the various ...
Arbain Rambey
Indonesia
Born in 1961, and holder of Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) in 1988. Arbain Rambey is award ...
Goh Kim Hui
Singapore
Goh Kim Hui is a professional photographer specializes in Commercial Photography. He picked up photography in his high school days and ...