On Monday 1st October and World Architecture Day, The Architectural Photography Awards 2018, sponsored by Sto, Dornbracht and supported by the World Architecture Festival (WAF) and PICSEL, reveals its 20 shortlisted photographs.
The Architectural Photography Awards highlights the expertise of architectural photography and aims to focus on the skill and creativity of the photographer. Introducing 2 new categories – Mobile and Portfolio to the original Exteriors, Interiors, Sense of Place and Buildings in Use categories, has contributed to a record number of budding and professional photographers participating. Entries have been across 47 countries; the top 4 are 28% UK, 20% USA. 6% Germany, 5% China.
The 20 shortlisted images have been selected by our international panel of judges from the 4 main categories – Exterior, Interior, Sense of Place and Buildings in Use. The 20 photographs will be exhibited at WAF in Amsterdam from 28th-30th November where visitors to the Festival can cast their vote for the overall winner of the 4 main categories. The overall winner will be announced during the WAF Gala Dinner on Friday 30th November along with the winners of the pre-judged Portfolio and Mobile categories.
The overall winner of the 4 main categories will receive a cash prize of $3000; the Portfolio category prize is $1000 and the Mobile category will have 2 winners – the public’s choice and the judges’ choice each receiving a prize of $250.
News courtesy of The Architectural Photography Awards