Urban Photographer of the Year 2014 13.10.14

  • Overall winner: Mask of Society by Marius Veith

  • Asia-Pacific winner: Net Mending by Ly Hoang Long

  • EMEA winner: Dancing in the Street by Carlos da Costa Branco

  • Americas winner: Buffer Zone by Johanna Siegmann

  • Symmetry by Antonio Hernondez Santana

  • Nappers by Aron Suveg

  • Late Night Dinner by Chris Jongkind

  • Morning by Cymbie Yan

  • Abbey Road by Ivana Hengl

  • Outside the Bakery by Lluis Salvado

  • An Exhibition by Manuel Paz Castanal

  • Market Madness by Nicola Young

  • Alley Check by Ross Magrath

  • Sewage Worker by Sujan Sarkar

  • Trimming by Tadishi Onishi

  • 13-15 winner: Sarah Scarborough A Distant Silhouette

  • 16-25 winner: Szabolcs Simo Christmas Tram

German photographer Marius Vieth has clinched this year's title for his image, Mask of Society

German photographer Marius Vieth has been named this year's Urban Photographer of the Year by the competition's organiser, property firm CBRE.

His image of a jewellery store window, Mask of Society, was selected from among 11,500 entries from 79 countries.

The judges also selected three regional winners – Johanna Siegmann was picked as the winner for the Americas for her image, Buffer Zone; Ly Hoang Long's Net Mending won the Asia-Pacific category; and in the Europe, Middle East and Africa category, Carlos da Costa Branco secured the prize for Dancing in the Street.

The winner in the youth categories were Sarah Scarborough for A Distant Silhouette (13-15) and Szabolcs Simo (16-25) for Christmas Tram.

The theme of the competition was Cities at Work. Photographers were asked to capture the essence and reality of the working life of a city.

The winning images and some of the best entries can be seen above.

 

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