CULTURAL EVENT / ACCOLADESAthens, 16-04-2021
Scenes of pandemic dominate photojournalism awards
Displays representing the intense and far-reaching impact of the CORONA pandemic in Greece dominated the 2020 photojournalism awards of the Journalists’ Union of Macedonia and Thrace.
The union’s jury chose 6 photographs capturing distinctive characters of the health crisis from an entirety of 88 shortlisted admissions for its #PRESS_photostories 2020 awards.
The winners will be unveiled at an online ceremony on Friday, April 16th, 2021, while the entire collection of entries will be on display through May 30th, 2021, on the union’s official website at www.esiemth.gr.
(Photo: Giorgos Vitsaris was bestowed the top prize for this photograph from a coronavirus testing drive at Zappeio Hall in central Athens, on July 3rd, 2020.)