Natalija Gormalova

Photographer & Filmmaker
Location: Ghana
Biography: Natalija Gormalova (Latvia, 1987) is a photographer and filmmaker based in Accra, Ghana. At the age of 17 she moved to London where she studied Photography at the LCC and later received scholarship to study Masters in   Photography at the... read on
Nominated for the World Press Photo '2020 Joop Swart Masterclass'
natalija gormalova
Apr 4, 2020
Honored to share with you that I have been nominated for the 2020 Joop Swart Masterclass. Congrats to all the photographers who were also nominated. Forward!

The World Press Photo Foundation is pleased to announce the 196 nominees for the Joop Swart Masterclass, from which the 12 participants will be selected. We would like to thank all our international nominators who helped highlight the nominees.

Of the 198 nominees, 50,5% identify as female, 49% as male and 0,5% as non-binary. In terms of global regions, 13% are from South America, 11% are from Oceania & Southeast Asia, 12% are from North & Central America, 23% are from Europe, 21% are from Asia and 20% are from Africa.

2020 Joop Swart Masterclass Nominees | World Press Photo

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