Local student wins Commended award at Sony International Photography competition
PRC student Poppy Cornell entered The Sony World Photography Awards 2018 and the results have recently been announced.
Photographers of all ages, experience levels and backgrounds from across the world entered the competition with 129,388 entries from 210 countries and territories. Poppy’s photo was included in the ‘Open’ competition, which is made up of 10 diverse categories from Architecture and Motion to Street Photography. Entered into the ‘Enhanced’ category, Poppy’s photo was award a Commended, just one of 19 UK entries and 377 worldwide.
Poppy’s tutor at PRC Helen Savage said “this is an incredible achievement for Poppy and everyone in the team is incredibly proud of her”.
All of the winning, shortlisted and commended images will be on display at London’s Somerset House as part of the 2018 Exhibition from 20th April – 6th May.
Published March 2018.