The Complete Winning Lists of HPA2015

Published date: 2015-09-24    Clicks: 4960


HPA 2015 was held in Shangri-La, Yunnan Province in the afternoon of September 18, the most exciting moment was when the Grand Awards and the Jury’s Special Awards were finally announced during the ceremony. At this point, HPA 2015 has completed successfully since its photo submission started from 2014. The complete winning lists of HPA2015 are as follow:

1.The Grand Awards

Alisson Jonas Cardoso GontijoBrazil

Portrait & Costume/The Other Side

Tino SorianoSpain

Architecture/Che Guevara in Cuba (A tribute to Korda)

Md. Khalid Rayhan ShawonBangladesh

Living Custom/Runway Childhood

Arnold SimanjuntakIndonesia

Production & Commerce/Traditinal Whaler of Lamalera

Maxim DondyukUkraine

Festivities/Uman, Rosh Hashana

Thaib ChaidarIndonesia

Traditional Rites/Ma'nene Ritual

2.The Jury’s Special Awards

Enrique Lopez TapiaSpain

Portrait & Costume/Fade to Black

Sergei StroitelevRussia

Portrait&Costume/From heaven down to earth (portraits of former Kumari goddesses)

Agung ParameswaraIndonesia

Living Custom/ Mentawai Tribe

Liu GuoxingChina

Living Custom/ Little SteamTrain in Jiayang, Sichuan Province

David RengelSpain

Production & Commerce/Ocean Farmers

Ehsan KamaliIran

Production & Commerce/An effort to protect identity

Miguel ángel Mejia CastroPeru

Traditional Rites/ The children of the sacred mountain

Sujan SarkarIndia

Traditional Rites/Coconut Game-On the Way to Extinction

Vladimir PomortsevRussia

Traditional Rites /Pilgrimage to the Great River

Yin YonghongChina

Traditional Rites /Dance with Gods:June Festival in Qinghai

3. The Documentary Awards (The Link of Name Lists)

4. The Nomination Awards  (The Link of Name Lists)

5. The Performance Awards  (The Link of Name Lists)


In summary, there are 666 serials of photos, taken by photographers from 87 countries and recorded folk customs among 99 countries. Also there are photographers who come from 133 countries participating HPA 2015, and their submitted works have involved rich & colorful folk customs among 147 countries. All the participants who have shared cultures around the world through HPA2015 should be proud of themselves.

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