Sony World Photography Awards deadline looms

Amateur photographers have until 4 January to enter the Sony World Photography Awards 2013, which carries a $5,000 cash prize.

Tomasz Borkowski, Sony World Photography Awards 2013
Tomasz Borkowski, Sony World Photography Awards 2013 Stephen Wright, Sony World Photography Awards 2013

Picture credits (left to right): Tomasz Borkowski (Poland) and Stephen Wright (UK), Sony World Photography Awards 2013

Meanwhile, organisers have released selected images from this year's Open category, among them an image by UK photo enthusiast Stephen Wright (see above).

The professional category, worth $25,000, closes on 9 January.

The winners will be announced in April. To enter visit www.worldphoto.org.

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