Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Sony World Photography Awards - Photo by Wolfgang Weinhardt

 Each year, photographers from around the globe submit their most captivating works to compete in the Sony World Photography Awards. From minutiae in everyday life to rare glimpses into remote subcultures, these images represent the very best in contemporary photography. For the 2014 awards, the World Photography Organization received a total of 139,544 submission from 166 countries -- the highest number of entries in the competition's seven-year history. Below you will find the inspiring photo from photographer Wolfgang Weinhardt.

Germany - Shortlist Travel Open: 
"All scenes were taken in early 2013. This year I had the pleasure to join the pilgrims and devotees of the Maha Kumbh Mela -- the largest spiritual gathering on the planet, held every 12 years. Furthermore I travelled different parts of Indonesia and South-India to complete my buffalo race-catalogue," Weinhardt writes of his work.
Source: Huffingtonpost