08. – 17.11.2019

The Independent Photographer

Talents of the Year 2019 Photography Exhibition.

Opening: Friday, 08.11.19, 07.00pm.
Opening hours: daily 12.00am – 07.00pm.
Free entry.

The Independent Photographer is a monthly contest and online magazine dedicated to sharing and bringing exposure to the work of photographers. The ambition is to discover upcoming talents and share the best contemporary photography.

The Annual Exhibition at CLB Berlin Gallery is the culmination of a years’ worth of photographic awards showcasing the work of 33 winning photographers.

Each photographer was carefully selected throughout the year by a prestigious panel of experts working in renowned agencies such as Magnum Photos, VII Agency, Vogue & National Geographic.

Street, landscape, black & white, portrait, documentary & more: Each theme was carefully chosen in order to allow all photographers to express their creativity and challenge their ideas in as many inventive ways as possible.

CLB Gallery will showcase all 1st, 2nd & 3rd prize winning photographers from this year’s photography competitions, bringing the talent and flair of each photographer to the public.

Judges 2018-2019:

REZA – Websitan – Street Photography – Sep 2018
Maggie Steber – National Geographic – People – Oct 2018
Bastiaan Woudt – Woudt Photography – Black & White – Nov 2018
Alessia Glaviano – Vogue Italy – Open Call – Dec 2018
Sanja Marusic – Color – Jan 2019
Jerome Sessini – Magnum Photos – Emerging Talent – Feb 2019
Cheryl Dunn – Everybody Street – Street Photography – Mar 2019
Chris Burkard – Burkard Photography – Landscape – Apr 2019
Jimmy Nelson – Jimmy Nelson Foundation – Portrait – May 2019
Ed Kashi – VII Photo Agency – Visual Storytelling – Jun 2019
Steve McCurry – Magnum Photos – Travel – Jul/Aug 2019

Short list of Winners:

All 1st Prizes of the 2018 – 2019 Edition (From Sep 2018 to Aug 2019):

Orna Naor, Israel
Biljana Jurukovski, Macedonia
Avarino Caracò, Italy
Marcus Maddox, USA
Jessica Bizzoni, Italy
Manuel Armenis, Germany
Jérôme De Rouville, France
Reza Bagheri, Australia
Maarten Schröder, Netherlands
Lynzy Billing, UK
Claire Tan, Singapore

The 2019 Talents of the Year Book:

The 2019 Talents of the Year is a unique guide to new discovery of photographic talents.
From portraits to street photography, landscape, personal stories, travels and documentary: The range of work features an exceptional collection of images of all year competition winners and finalists hailing from over 35 countries. All these photographers contribute to the beauty and cultural diversity of the Photographic language and we hope you will appreciate their work as much as we do.

Format: 8 x 11 inches (Paperback)
128 pages / 110 photos in full color and B&W

The Independent Photographer is an online photography magazine and photo contest dedicated to sharing and bringing exposure to the work of international photographers. Website: https://independent-photo.com

Photo © Daniel Molina Robles.


08. – 17.11.2019


CLB Berlin
Aufbau Haus am Moritzplatz
10969 Deutschland