- April 18, 2019
We are pleased to announce the winners of the Marai Photo Award competition.
The Marai Photo Award winner
Title: The Pacifist
Peace does not only mean absence of war, it could also mean a safe environment, human dignity, right to education, right of expression, freedom of speech, freedom of choice and freedom of sexuality.
Title: Afghan Life in the Middle of Conflict
The struggle facing Afghans in their daily lives. Despite long-term instability, severe economic and infrastructure damage, they are still working, living and enjoying life.
Mohammad Anwar Danishyar
Title: Bricks to Blackboards
The hard labour carried out by families dependent on rich owners of open-air brick factories, with their children's classrooms set up in the middle.
Winners will be presented with the awards at a ceremony in Paris.
The press release can be found here.
See Awards page
- April 12, 2019
- Due to a delay in the judgement process, the announcement of the winners of the Marai Photo Award, initially planned on April 2, will take place in a few days. We apologize for the inconvenience.
- April 2, 2019
- Winners of the Marai Photo Award were planned to be announced on April 2, but due to a delay in the judgement process, the announcement will take place around April 10.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
- March 3, 2019
- Entries are now closed. Thank you for your participation.
- Feb 28, 2019
- Registration is closed.
- Feb 24, 2019
- The registration deadline has been extended to February 28, 2019 (23:59 Afghan Time).
Registered photographers can upload or remove their photos and edit their photo stories until the submission deadline (March 3, 2019, 23:59 Afghan Time).
- Feb 24, 2019
- The Jury page has been updated.