Shortlisted projects of the international photocontest Direct look 2019 are announced

The jury of the Direct Look/19 photo contest summed up the pleminary results and composed the shortlist. The shortlist comprises 25 projects by 23 authors from different countries. The jury members and the contest committee would like to thank all participants and congratulate shortlisted authors.




Javier Arcenillas - Latidoamerica

Enayat Asadi - Rising From the Ashes of War

Aleksandra Bardas - In Desert of Aral Sea

Elena Chernyshova - Wing Ambulance

Narciso Contreras - Libya- A Human Marketplace

Narciso Contreras - Yemen, the Forgotten War

Ritaban Ghosh - Tide Country, Or, Lonely Side of Force 

Natela Grigalashvili - The Final Days of Georgian Nomads

Ksenia Ivanova - The Life of a Man 

Seif Kousmate - Rwandan Youth, 25 Years After the Genocide

Matjaz Krivic - Lithium, the Driving Force of the 21st Century

Ramin Mazur - Left Bank 

Valery Melnikov - The Gray Zone 

Maria Plotnikova - Toborochi

Mohammad Rakibul Hasan - I am Rohingya

Oleksandr Rupeta - Peach margin

Alain Schroeder - Saving Orangutans

Alina Smutko - The New Hybrid Deportation

Fyodor Telkov - Right to Believe

Igor Tereshkov - Oil and Moss 

Tatsiana Tkachova - Between Right and Shame 

Tatsiana Tkachova - Vera's Seasons

Pavel Volkov - Phoenix

Oksana Yushko - In Search of Islands

Zhenya Zhulanova - Vyatka Dandy 


You can find all shortlisted projects here:

Winners will be announced next week!

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