Prize Estação Imagem 2020
Abandonando o sonho Venezuelano
José Sarmento Matos

More than half a million Portuguese and Portuguese-descendants live in Venezuela today, following waves of immigration to the country during its oil-soaked boom of the 1950s and 1990s. Most of this Portuguese... more

Picture of the year Prize
Voo de esperança
Leonel de Castro

A teenage girl flies up to the sky among the wrecked trees in one of the main arteries of the city of Beira, in the aftermath of cyclone Idai that levelled down Sofala province in Mozambique. more

Picture of the year Honorable Mention
Sem Luz
Ana Brigida

Flávia lights up some candles at home where she lives without electricity. At Torre neighbourhood in Camarate, just next to Lisbon's Humberto Delgado Airport, people have been living without electricity... more

News Prize
Rui Duarte Silva

Rui Rio's defeat in the 2019 legislative elections was somewhat expected. Many polls pointed to one of the worst results of the Social Democratic Party ever. After the defeat, Rio went on to say that... more

News Honorable Mention
O fogo voltou a incendiar a angústia no centro de Portugal
João Porfírio

In the week of July 2, 2019 in Roda - one among the 15 villages surrounded by the wildfires - Cláudia and many others joined the firefighters to put out the blaze that once again reignited the central... more

Contemporary Issues Prize
Os Continuadores
Leonel de Castro

Beira’s municipal orphanage ‘Os Continuadores’ was left even more destitute after the passage of Cyclone Idai that swept Sofala province in Mozambique. Reparation works, equipment and... more

Contemporary Issues Honorable Mention
809384 – Nacionalidade N/A
Sebastião Almeida

Diogo Varela was born Portugal but he is not Portuguese. He holds a Cape-Verde passport even though he never set foot in Cape Verde.  He is one among thousands of Portuguese of African descent who... more

Daily Life Prize
Nova Lisboa
Gonçalo Fonseca

According to Bloomberg, Lisbon is now “the most popular real estate market in Europe”. Rents have skyrocketed and in some districts housing rents have gone up by 80% in 2018 alone. At least... more

Daily Life Honorable Mention
Grande Hotel Beira
Leonel de Castro

In the 1960s, Grande Hotel Beira was known to be the largest luxury hotel in Sub-Saharan Africa. Currently derelict, it is the only home for 4,000 people. After the company’s insolvency the premises... more

Arts and Shows Prize
Ana Brigida

Learning how to bullfight has become increasingly difficult because of the social controversy around this art. The fact that pupils are not allowed to practice with real bulls until the age of 16 makes... more

Nature Prize
A terra brilhante
Carlos Folgoso Sueiro

Yakutia’s territory is five times the size of France but with a population of less than one million. Yakutia produces 28% of the world’s raw diamonds. Like Mirny or Udachny, Yakutia is an example... more

Set of Portraits Prize
O amor de mãe não é cego
António Pedro Santos

The world is closed at home afraid of the new coronavirus. And so is Andreia, with a small difference: she is used to face what she cannot see. She was born with maculopathy and her sight is severely reduced... more

Sports Prize
Cegueira Olímpica
Rodrigo Antunes

Miguel Vieira does sports since he was 14. But it was only at the age of 20 that he had to face one of the greatest battles of his life: blindness. Miguel travelled to Portugal for medical treatments hoping... more