The Hasselblad Masters Award is an international annual competition to selected photographers each year across various specialties in recognition of exceptional accomplishment through photography.
This year the competition had over 10,700 photos submitted worldwide by professional photographers. Only 10 images were selected for each of the 10 categories (Architecture, Fashion/Beauty, Fine art, Landscape, Portrait, Product, Project//21, Street/Urban, Wedding, Wildlife).
Selected by a combination of a public vote and a professional Masters Jury, the winners include Swee Oh, David Peskens, Roy Rossovich, John Paul Evans, Katerina Belkina, Lars Van De Goor, Natalia Evelyn Bencicova, Georgio Cravero, Jake Reeder and Jake Reeder.
The Hasselblad Masters Awards 2016 winners:
Swee Oh (USA) Architecture
Roy Rossovich (Sweden) Fashion/Beauty
Katerina Belkina (Germany) Fine art
Lars Van De Goor (Netherlands) Landscape
Natalia Evelyn Bencicova (Slovakia) Portrait
Georgio Cravero (Italy) Product
Jake Reeder (Australia) Project//21
Ali Rajabi (Iran) Street/Urban
John Paul Evans (UK) Wedding
David Peskens (Netherlands) Wildlife