Photography Portfolio - Longlist announcement

  • February 05, 2022

(Graphics by Nordcap Studio)

LAUSANNE, February 5, 2022 - The AIPS Sport Media Awards are pleased to announce the longlist for the Photography Portfolio category.

The longlist represents the first judging stage and is based on the average ratings of the AIPS panel of specialists, the Executive Committee members and the members of the Jury.

Find out more about the judging stages here.

Here are the selected works, in alphabetical order of country.



Luciano Bisbal (Argentina), Tribute to Diego Armando Maradona in Rosario, Sante Fe, Argentina - Getty Images

German Paez (Argentina), Sports portfolio 2021 - German PaezInstagram

Andy Cheung (Australia), Light and actions - UK Tennis Magazine

David Gray (Australia), The weird and wonderful world of tennis - AFP

Adam Pretty (Australia), Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games | Tokyo 2020 canoe slalom event - Getty Images

Darrian Traynor (Australia), Play like a girl - Getty Images

Christian Bruna (Austria), Track & Field at the pandemic games - EPA

Dzianis Kastsiuchenka (Belarus), Series: The angle decides a lot - The Belarusian Telegraph Agency

Andre Borges (Brazil), Break for a living - AFP / Deutsche Presse-Agentur

Ueslei Marcelino (Brazil), Huka-huka wrestling | Taste of golden - Reuters

Luiza Moraes (Brazil), Aquatic sports portraits -

Borislav Troshev (Bulgaria),  Wrestlers night -

Can Cao (China), Lonely Olympic - Xinhua News Agency

Yan Han (China), England's Journey at Euro 2020 | Italy crowned the European champion - Xinhua News Agency

Ming Li (China), Chinese fencer Sun's road to make history - Xinhua News Agency

Lili Wang (China), Tokyo action - Xinhua News Agency

Zhang Xiaoyu (China), Olympics under pandemic - Xinhua News Agency

Cheng Zhang (China), Armless table tennis player wows Tokyo Paralympics - Xinhua News Agency

Luis Henry Agudelo Cano (Colombia), Skating races have to be a "virus" to become an Olympic - Luis Henry Agudelo CanoFacebook

Antonio Bronic (Croatia), Olympic - Reuters

Jan Virt (Czech Republic), Rock climbing in Normandy - Montana

Justin Makangara Ciribagula (DR Congo), Mystic wrestlers - RNW Media

Loïc Venance (France), Olympic games Tokyo 2020 - AFP

Lars Baron (Germany), Formula One 2021 - Getty Images

Matthias Hangst (Germany), Tokyo 2020 Athletics | Tokyo 2020 fencing - Getty Images

Alexander Hassenstein (Germany), Kick-off to life - Getty Images

Markus Tischler (Germany), Goalkeepers - Markus Tischler Facebook

Xenophon Karakalos (Greece), FIBA European small countries -

Nikolaos Zagkas (Greece), Tokyo 2020 Οlympic moments -

Ka Yuen - Philip Fong (Hong Kong), Every kid plays | how Japan fell in love with baseball - AFP

Mohammad Babaei (Iran), Iranian women's hockey team - IRNA

Maryam Majd (Iran), Sport with a taste of suicide and horror with Afghan women's sports - Iran Varzeshi Newspaper

Amin Mohammad Jamali (Iran), Olympic in other planet - Getty Images

Javid Nikpour (Iran), The last effort! -

Amirreza Ostovari (Iran), Love and good feeling and athletic -

Dario Belingheri (Italy), Shades of cycling - Bettiniphoto

Danilo Di Giovanni (Italy), Contour - Getty Images

Alessandro Trovati (Italy), Apnea - Pentaphoto

Gulzhan Turdubaeva (Kyrgyzstan), Arstanbek's story: How did I leave the wheelchair? -

Fazry Ismail (Malaysia), Olympic Games 2020 cycling BMX racing - European Pressphoto Agency

Luka de Kruijf (Netherlands), NN Marathon Rotterdam 2021 -

Pim Ras (Netherlands), The golden race of Sifan Hassan - AD Sportwereld

Scott Barbour (New Zealand), Behind the scenes: 2021 Australian Open | The Australian Open -

Andrew Cornaga (New Zealand), NZL - 1 - Photosport NZ

Odd Andersen (Norway), The velodrome - AFP

Vegard Grøtt (Norway), BMX racing - Bildbyrån

Michal Zemanek (Poland), Football portfolio - Rex features / GEPA Pictures

Alexey Filippov (Russia), Biathlon - Sputnik Images

Andrey Golovanov (Russia), Heavy barbell - Olympic Channel

Natalia Gorshkova (Russia), Coldwater -

Daria Isaeva (Russia), Olympic silent - Sport-Express

Sergey Kivrin (Russia), Olympics in isolation -

Kirill Kudryavtsev (Russia), EURO-RUS - AFP

Alexander Nemenov (Russia), If badminton was... Something else - AFP

Andrej Isakovic (Serbia), Pole vault glamour - Iandrej Instagram

David Saiz Antón Bustamante (Spain), An inseparable couple, the foot and the ball. Football. - Soccrates Images Agency

Pablo Garcia Sacristan (Spain), Moments - RFEF

Joel Marklund (Sweden), Tokyo Paralympic Games - Olympic Information Service

Patrick B. Kraemer (Switzerland), Focus on perfection - European Pressphoto Agency / Agencia EFE

Stefan Wermuth (Switzerland), Olympics from underwater - Reuters

Ali Haj Suleiman (Syria), Ahmed Dawara: Boxing after the Syrian war | Syria: The Tent Olympics - Ali Haj Suleiman Instagram

Andrew Boyers (UK), Tokyo 2020 in twenty twenty-one - Reuters / The Week / / The Star / The Guardian / Daily Mail

Clive Brunskill (UK), Crowd or no crowd. It's still a beautiful game! | Strokes of genius - Getty Images

Tim Clayton (UK),  Tim Clayton sports portfolio - Getty Images

Julian Finney (UK), Portfolio - Getty Images

Tim Goode (UK), Horse racing in England - PA Images

Laurence Griffiths (UK), Tokyo Olympic gymnastics -

Richard Heathcote (UK), The Covid 100 - Getty Images

Clive Mason (UK), Olympic sailing Tokyo 2020 - Getty Images

Justin Setterfield (UK), Sports portfolio - Getty Images

Edward Whitaker (UK), Horse racing: A year In the frame - Racing Post

Al Bello (USA), Tokyo Olympics: Aquatics - Getty Images

Ezra Shaw (USA), The American blade runner - Getty Images

Patrick Smith (USA), Tokyo 2021 - Getty Images

Sarah Stier (USA),  Women's college world series - Getty Images

Miguel Gutierrez (Venezuela), Dystopian Olympians - Agencia

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT - Now, the EC members will narrow the longlists into a shortlist of candidates to be presented to the Jury members, who will conduct the three remaining voting stages.

The final ceremony will take place in May in Europe, date and location are still to be confirmed following the evolution of the pandemic.

To know more about the judging method and the AIPS Sport Media Awards 2021, click here

Stay tuned for the rest of the longlists!


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