33 photographers were nominated as finalists for the Kenya Photography Awards 2016.
Out of 1607 photo entries submitted between 23rd March and April 30th 2016, the 33 were nominated in ninedifferent categories: News, Creative, Sports, Nature, Portraiture, Daily Life, Special category (Climate Change), Most Promising Young Photographer and a public voting category for People’s Choice.
The 33 were nominated following a rather rigorous judging process by four judges in the photography industry. The judging was led by Gary Knight, a British photographer, past chairman of World Press Photo Awards and co-founder of the VII photo agency, who was in Kenya to oversee the judging process.
Phoebe Okall | Kevin Onnoka
Daniel Mwangi Irungu
Adam Mower | Georgina Goodwin
Thomas Mukoya | Suleiman Mbatiah
Sebastian Wanzalla | Mwangi Kirubi
Abdul Rahman Mutuma | Georgina Goodwin
Brian Mwando | John Wambugu
Richard Allela | Selina Onyando
Migwa Nthiga | Joe Were
Joseph Kyule | Iteba Alloys
Jared Maina | Larry Asego
Young Photographer of the Year
Kevin Kariuki | Churchill Oele
Peter Ndungu | Patrick Kamau
People’s Choice Winner
Adam Mower | Richard Allela
Brian Mwando | Joseph Kyule
Kevin Kariuki | Peter Ndungu
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