Portraits, third prize singles
November 29, 2011
Toku Konno, a tsunami survivor, Sendai, Japan, 29 November.
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About the photographer
Denis Rouvre is a portraitist, living and working in France. His photos have been nationally and internationally published. His latest series representing survivors from the tsunami that hit Japan in March 2011, was published in February 2012, in a portfolio of The New York Times Magazine. Rouvre’s photo series have been widely exhibited in France and abroad. He has also published several books, and his numerous prizes include a previous World Press Photo award, and a Sony World Photography Award. He is represented by Project 2.0 Gallery in The Hague, and Fotografenwerk Gallery in Düsseldorf.
An interview with French photographer Denis Rouvre about his winning portrait of a survivor of the tsunami in Japan.