List of all winners 2012

The winners of the 2012 edition were announced on the 19th of July 2012. The international jury selected 12 winners including the winner of the Pride Photo Award 2012: the photo Gender as a Performance by Chris Rijken which is featured on our home page


A special mention was given to three series: 1) “Hiv, long term survivors” by photographer Jose Manuel Alorda, 2) “Loser” by photographer Anna-Stina Treumund and 3) “I am gay and muslim” by photographer Bram Belloni.


The jury awarded a first, second and third prize in four categories:


1. Chameleons/Double Life – 2012 theme category


First prize: Wig Outs; Jennifer Lea Osborne, Canada

Second prize: Gender as a Performance; Chris Rijksen, The Netherlands WINNER OF THE PRIDE PHOTO AWARD 2012

Third Prize: Alternative Avenue; Guang Hui Chan, Singapore


2. Gender


First prize: Transportraits; Lorenzo Triburgo, United States

Second prize: Transmongolian, Alvaro Laiz, Spain

Third prize: Switch, JJ Levine, Canada


3. Documentary:


First prize: Lala Life, Fabian Weiss, Germany

Second prize: Morine, Tobin Bryce Jones, United Kingdom

Third prize: Trans Islam, Luca Desienna, Italy


4. Open Category:


First prize: Where the boys are; Pacifico Silano, United States

Second prize: Solitary Fruit; Risk Hazekamp, The Netherlands

Third prize: Moms and gays, Diederick Habermehl, The Netherlands


Special mention


1. HIV long term survivors; Jose Manuel Alorda, Spain

2. Loser 2011; Anna-stina Treumund, Estonia

3. I am gay and muslim; Bram Belloni, The Netherlands


Pride Photo Award is an annual international contest for photos about sexual and gender diversity.


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