Stanmeyer, who has been the recipient of several other honours including the Magazine Photographer of the Year
and Picture of the Year awards, as well as the 2008 National Magazine Award for Photojournalism, shot the winning image while on assignment for the US-based National Geographic magazine.
Her work has garnered multiple awards from prestigious organizations including World Press Photos, the Lowell Thomas Award for Travel Journalism, Lucie awards, the Daniel Pearl Award for Outstanding Reporting, and the Magazine Photographer of the Year
award, among many others.
Accolades include World Press Photo, Magazine Photographer of the Year
, Olivier Rebbot and John Faber Awards/Overseas Press Club, Visa D'Or for News/Visa Pour L'image Festival, and White House Press Photographers.
He has also won numerous awards including the National Press Photographers' Association award, Magazine Photographer of the Year
and an unprecedented four first prizes in the World Press Photo contest.
The images were captured by Londonbased Jude recent winner of the Magazine Photographer of the Year
Award at the Picture Editors Award.
1984 Voted Magazine Photographer of the Year
by the National Press Photographers Association
He has been published in the National Geographic 19 times; has twice won the Magazine Photographer of the Year
award, and in 1991 was named the Wildlife Photographer of the Year.
RECORD photographer Alan Peebles seized his chance last night when he was crowned Magazine Photographer Of The Year
at the annual Picture Editors' Awards.
A section of the work of the magazine photographer of the year
, James Nachtwey, of Magnum, includes death in Burma, Northern Ireland, and Afghanistan.