Sony World Photography Awards 2018 Showcase Top Talent From 62 Nations

Sony World Photography Awards 2018 Showcase Top Talent From 62 Nations Sony World Photography Awards 2018

The Sony World Photography Awards is the world's most diverse photography competition. The 11th edition saw a record-breaking 320,000 submissions by photographers from more than 200 countries and territories.

The National Awards program seeks to recognize and reward the best single image taken by a local photographer. This Newsweek gallery showcases the 62 winning pictures, each from a different country.

All National Award winners receive the latest digital imaging equipment from Sony. In addition, the winning work will be published in the 2018 book and shown at the Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition in London, U.K., from April 20 to May 6.

Argentina 3773_9415_MarceloCugliari_Argentina_NationalAwards_2018
Argentina: "Paisaje Urbano #43" by Marcelo Cugliari.© Marcelo Cugliari/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Australia 3827_9481_ChrisRound_Australia_NationalAwards_2018
Australia: "Intake tower, Blowering Reservoir NSW, Australia" by Chris Round.© Chris Round/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Austria 3833_9491_IsabelleBacher_Austria_NationalAwards_2018
Austria: "Dancing Northern Lights, Monochrome" by Isabelle Bacher.© Isabelle Bacher/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Bangladesh 3839_9499_MdTofazzalHossain_Bangladesh_NationalAwards_2018
Bangladesh: "Friendship" by Md. Tofazzal Hossain.© Md. Tofazzal Hossain/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Belgium 3681_9319_IngridVekemans_Belgium_NationalAwards_2018
Belgium: "The Thinker" by Ingrid Vekemans.© Ingrid Vekemans/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Bulgaria 3825_9485_VeselinAtanasov_Bulgaria_NationalAwards_2018
Bulgaria: "Early Autumn" by Veselin Atanasov.© Veselin Atanasov/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Cambodia 3857_9749_MinLy_Cambodia_NationalAwards_2018
Cambodia: "Freedom" by Min Ly.© Min Ly/Sony World Photography Awards 2018
Chile 3813_9471_EduardoMinte_Chile_NationalAwards_2018
Chile: "Nothing Goes to Waste" by Eduardo Minte.© Eduardo Minte/Sony World Photography Awards 2018