Eric Draper Documentary Photo Contest Winners 2013

We’re excited to announce the winners of our documentary photo contest judged by Eric Draper.

Winner: Laurynas Komža

Induro CT113 carbon fiber tripod and BHL1 low profile ballhead, valued at $518
PhotoShelter Standard Membership, valued at $360
AdoramaPix 10″x10″ 26-page Photo Book, valued at $80
Lensbaby Composer Pro with Sweet 35 optic, valued at $400
Think Tank Airport 4-Sight Rolling Camera Bag, $250 value

winner - Laurynas Komza

They’re all so close in physical world, but they’re thinking different universes.
“Silent Reality” by Laurynas Komza. I took this picture during our trip to Berlin. I woke up first and saw everybody sleeping. The car was in the parking lot. It wasn’t comfortable but when one is young one doesn’t need the comfort.

Runner-up: Arman Petrosyan

Graph Paper Press Forever Plan, valued at $299
Bay Photo Metal Print with a Float Mount Block, valued at $120
• CarrySpeed FS-Pro sling strap, valued at $80
Custom SLR ProDots, valed at $10

runner-up Arman Petrosyan

“Lights” by Arman Petrosyan

People’s Choice (highest voted photographer): Andrea Sarabia

SpinLight 360 Event Modular System, valued at $100
Beta Shell Bombproof Protection for your camera, up to $88 in value
Custom SLR Glide One Strap System, valued at $60

highest voted Andrea Sarabia

“En la boca del León (In the lion’s mouth)” by Andrea Sarabia. Curious what you can find in the mouth of a lion! Carnival anniversary, Lautaro city, Chile.

Honorable mention: Steven John

Tenba Messenger Bag

honorable mention Steve John

“Matanza” by Steve John. This photograph is from an ongoing personal project on traditional Matanzas in New Mexico.

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