KEN VILLENEUVE, CANADA - Nude in Color & B&H / Portrait Series

VALERIE LEONARD, FRANCE - Black Hell

3,070 entries were received from 36 countries (Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Cyprus, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania, Russia, Singapore, Slovakia, Spain, Taiwan, Thailand, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, and Venezuela.)

After selecting the finalists and winners in each category, all series shortlisted and awarded in each category were juried together indistinctly of the category, concluding in the granting the overall awards.

The Gala Awards congratulates all photographers that have submitted images to this 9th edition of the Pollux Awards, and specially to those that have been selected among the entries received.  

The Ten Photographers awarded with the Pollux Awards are (scroll down to see the respective images):


KARINA WOICIECHOWSKA, POLAND
KEN VILLENEUVE, CANADA
KERSTIN ARNEMANN, MALTA
HEINER PFLUG, BRAZIL
LEILA FORES, SPAIN
MARGARITA MAVROMICHIALIS, GREECE
MONA SARTOVEH, USA
SHIFRA LEVYATHAN, ISRAEL
TOM CHAMBERS, USA
VALERIE LEONARD, FRANCE


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9th Pollux Awards, juried by Julio Hirsch-Hardy, Managing DIrector, The Gala Awards

HEINER PFLUG, BRAZIL - Silhouette

SHIFRA LEVYATHAN, ISRAEL - Ghosts of War

TOM CHAMBERS, USA - Animals Visions / To the Edge

LEILA FORES, SPAIN, I'm in Here / Looking Back

MONA SARTOVEH, USA - Unseen

Scroll Down to see all images of the overall winners. CLICK HERE TO SEE THE IMAGE OF THE CATEGORY WINNERS

KERSTIN ARNEMANN, MALTA - Architectural Acoustic / Solace in Nature

KARINA WOICIECHOWSKA, POLAND - Diary

MARGARITA MAVROMICHALIS, GREECE - Ethiopia / Lesvos / Portrait / Self Portrait