Shortlist announcement for Photography Portfolio 2023

  • March 24, 2024

LAUSANNE, March 26, 2024 - The AIPS Sport Media Awards are pleased to announce the shortlist for the Photography Portfolio category.

The shortlist represents the second judging stage and is based on the preferences of the AIPS Executive Committee members.

Find out more about the judging stages here.

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


David Gray
 (Australia), Imagery of sport - AFP

Ryan Pierse (Australia), Teahupo'o - The End of the Road - Getty Images

Adam Pretty (Australia), World Swimming Championships 2023 - Getty Images

Darrian Traynor (Australia), A dark Day - Getty Images

Christian Bruna (Austria), World Athletics Championships Budapest 2023 - EPA

Jan Hetfleisch (Austria), 86.9 kilometer of pain - Getty Images

Sam Robles (Brazil), Minha Raiz - My Roots - Qatar Airways

Can Cao (China), Lionel Messi's shining moments in Qatar World Cup - Xinhua News Agency

Mingshen Li (China), The moment in the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou - xinmin evening newspaper

Ying Li (China), Beauties of Athletics - Xinhua News Agency

Ming Li (China), World Athletics Championships 2023 - Xinhua News Agency

Dingbo Meng (China), The moments on tracks - Xinhua News Agency

Lili Wang (China), Highs and lows in Budapest - Xinhua News Agency

Huansong Zheng (China), Moments of World Athletics Championships Budapest 2023 - Xinhua News Agency

Jan Virt (Czech Republic), Vertical playground - Instagram / Grimper magazine

Roman Vondrouš (Czech Republic), Canoe Slalom World Cup - Czech News Agency

Yuri Cortez (El Salvador), Sports Images - AFP

Lars Baron (Germany), First overweight football league North Rhine-Westphalia - Getty Images

Alexander Hassenstein (Germany), All Heroes - Getty Images

Mika Volkmann (Germany), Salle D'armes Fencing Hall – Getty Images

David Balogh (Hungary), My athletics world championships - Facebook

Manan Vatsyayana (India), Underwater Symphony - AFP

Mohammadreza Goodary (Iran), Point shoot in martial arts - Photo Eminency Co., Ltd.

Ali Sharifzade (Iran), Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games - IRNA

Fooroogh Taherkhani (Iran), A city on treasure - Instagram

Dario Belingheri (Italy), Breathtaking moments: The beauty and the drama - Getty Images

Geert van Erven (Netherlands), Dramatic clash in Dutch competition - NES Images

Scott Barbour (New Zealand), Out of the shadows -

Vegard Grøtt (Norway), Haaland - Bildbyrån

Adam Warzawa (Poland), Athletics - Polish Press Agency

Alexey Filippov (Russia), IBA Men's World Boxing Championships - RIA Novosti

Andrej Isakovic (Serbia), The Medalists at the World Athletics Championships in Budapest 2023 - AFP

David Ramos (Spain), 2023 in pictures - Getty Images

Joel Marklund (Sweden), 2023 World Athletics Championships - Bildbyran Photo Agency

Ali Haj Suleiman (Syria), Refugee Camps World Cup: Where war has been raging for over 12 years, children find an outlet of hap - The VII Academy

Hassan Wamwayi (Uganda), Rugby fans at the 2023 Rugby World Cup -

Mykola Synelnykov (Ukraine), Stop War –

Clive Brunskill (UK), Keep on Swinging -Tennis the beautiful game. - Getty Images

Tim Clayton (UK), Tim Clayton Portfolio – Getty Images

Andy Couldridge (UK), Sports Portfolio - Reuters

Julian Finney (UK), Rugby World Cup - Getty Images

Patrick Mccann (UK), The world of horse racing - Racing Post

David Shopland (UK), Lionel Messi World Cup Final 2022 Doha - Shutterstock

Ben Stansall (UK), World Athletics - AFP

Shi Tang (UK), Badminton – Getty Images

Al Bello (USA), Pan American Games 2023 - Getty Images


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