Prize Estação Imagem 2018
Verão Negro
Patrícia Melo Moreira

In 2017, Portugal was devastated by the deadliest forest fires ever registered in the country’s history. Between June and October more than a hundred people died.  Particularly in the central... more

Picture of the year Prize
O frío dos refuxiados
Gabriel Tizón

A young man and refugee, at dusk in a winter day of 0C, after bathing with water heated in a fire set under a bridge somewhere near the Serbia-Croatia border. Since the closing of EU borders in the Balkans... more

Picture of the year Honorable Mention
Nuno André Ferreira

During the driest summer of the last 90 years, forest fires took hold of the central and northern regions of the country. In Tondela, on the night of October the 15th 2017, the flames invaded the whole... more

Picture of the year Honorable Mention
Bons Amigos
Filipe Amorim

Rafael Leão kicks his team fellow Matheus Oliveira in the face at the Oleiros Municipal Stadium during the playoff between ARC Oleiros and Sporting CP on the qualifiers’ third round of the... more

News Prize
Um País em Luto
Rui Duarte Silva

More than 100 people died in the forest fires in Portugal – 2017 was the most tragic year ever in the nation’s modern history. High temperatures, strong winds and drought combined resulted... more

Contemporary Issues Prize
Maciço Antigo
Luís Preto

The archaic and rough world of uplands and mountains linking the Minho region to Trás-os-Montes.  The relation between natural conditions and human effort knits a thick thread with which we... more

Contemporary Issues Honorable Mention
Foras da lei
José Ferreira

It does not exist if we cannot see it. Yet there it stands. A labyrinth of brick and gravel conceals it from sight and blurs our curiosity – the Bairro 6 de Maio neighbourhood in Lisboa does exist,... more

Daily Life Prize
O bairro esquecido
Rui Oliveira

Considered one the most uncontrollable drug markets in Oporto, Bairro do Aleixo neighbourhood is not what it used to be. Only 3 residential towers remain from the original 5. The demolition process, which... more

Daily Life Honorable Mention
O renascer de Isabel Batata Doce
Rui Oliveira

52 years to come full circle. In 1965, during the Colonial War in Angola, a group of Portuguese soldiers found a baby in the woods. They baptised her with the name ‘Isabel Batata Doce’ [‘Isabel... more

Arts and Shows Prize
A Semana Santa de Braga
Gonçalo Delgado

With more than two millennia, Braga is one of the oldest Christian cities in the world with a vast religious heritage and a city centre brimming with ancient churches. Dating back to the 5th century, the... more

Nature Prize
Incêndios Florestais em Portugal
Mariline Alves

An utter hell on Earth. June and October 2017 – for two months, Portugal swallowed in deep grief and struggled to come to grips. More than a hundred deaths, homes destroyed, lives of hard work swept... more

Set of Portraits Prize
Leonel de Castro

Wound is a photography essay on breast cancer in the Woman and the conflict arising between sickness and Love. My approach was to work with a female group aged 25 to 45. The condition does not single out... more

Set of Portraits Honorable Mention
Mário Lopes Pereira

One action and its effect. A group of barbers participates in a voluntary initiative with homeless and destitute citizens in collaboration with Acredito, a not-for-profit organisation for homelessness... more

Sports Prize
À prova de água
António Pedro Santos

Alexandre Albernaz is one of several Paralympic athletes who, day after day, struggles with the limitations of a life already bound and made more difficult in the absence of the due financial support by... more

Northwest Peninsular Prize
O Salto
Bruno Miguel Silva Pereira Fonseca

The cartography of Portuguese emigration is made of wrinkles – of grooves in the border and in the faces. Departure is indelibly associated with need and the practice of resistance and escape from... more

Prize Europe Prize
Geração X
Rui Duarte Silva

A generation of students without borders. Skilled in any subject in any area. Engaging with the new technologies with which they manage their time, where and how to use it. Intelligent and innovators but... more



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