©Giulio Distrurco courtesy of Sony World Photography Awards 2009
I’m disappointed that I am going to miss this one.
The Sony World Photography Awards Global Tour showcases the very best of professional and amateur photographs from across the world.
Brought together by leading curator Zelda Cheatle, the exhibition is unique in the variety and depth of the photographic genres that it displays, from fashion to photojournalism, from natural history to architecture.
These photographs were taken by the winners and finalists of the 2009 Sony World Photography Awards have been selected by the Honorary Judging Committee, which comprises of leading figures from the international photographic community. The winning images were chosen from over 70,000 images submitted from 139 countries.