​1st Prize 新たな生活を求めて 

In Search of a New Life Photo by Yannis Behrakis / Reuters

Public Prize

Road to Ruin

Photo by

Christian Werner

Large parts of Homs are completely destroyed. Nevertheless, some residents come back and try to rebuild their homes. Three quarters of Homs consists of ruins. Taxi drives through ruins.  Homs, Syria.  January  15, 2015

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. Residents who have returned to the streets. A child and his mom search a beauty shop for nail polish an other non broken things.  Aleppo, Syria.  January 7, 2017

A chained dog and a boy in front of the coastal promenade in Latakia.  Syria. January  5, 2017

Large parts of Homs are completely destroyed. Nevertheless, some residents come back and try to rebuild their homes. Roadblocks from broken vehicle wrecks were built. Aleppo, Syria. January  5, 2017

A boy has caught a cat in East Aleppo. During the fighting, the residents had left hardly any food available. They paid up to 60 USD for cats and eating them. The boy projects all the traumas of the war on the next weaker form of life.Aleppo, Syria. January 11, 2017

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. Sharp barrel bombs on the roadside. A biker happens.  Aleppo, Syria. January  12, 2017

East Aleppo: A young man with Down syndrome poses with a kalashnikov in front of a car with rear window stickers by Bashar al-Assad.  Aleppo, Syria. January  11, 2017

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. Residents who have returned to the streets. Rebels have piled up destroyed buses on a building for protection from mortar shells.  Aleppo, Syria. January  12, 2017

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. A Russian tank on the street. Aleppo, Syria. January  12, 2017

Overview Aleppo in fog. Aleppo, Syria.  January 12, 2017


 

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. A boy looks at the destruction. Aleppo, Syrian  January 11, 2017

East Aleppo: A snake women. They are about to register in their old home. Aleppo, Syria. January 11, 2017

Destroyed street alley in east Aleppo. Residents who have returned to the streets. Children search the rubble for wood for heating.  Aleppo, Syria.  January 11, 2017

Large parts of Homs are completely destroyed. Nevertheless, some residents come back and try to rebuild their homes. Detail of a basketball court from a destroyed school.  Homs, Syria.  January 5, 2017

 Palestinian fighters open a curtain against snipers of Daesh and Al-Nusra at the front in Yarmouk, Damascus, Syria. November 8, 2016