Entry Title: "Shelter"
Name: Gloriana Sandoval , Costa Rica
Category and Expertise: Photo Essay and Feature Story, Student

Entry Description: Exploration of the concept of simulacrum of the photograph as a "mise en scene", a photo essay of eight pieces on fear and emptiness in contemporary society.

About the Artist:

The Veritas School of Photography was born in the year 2000. It’s the only one in Central America that offers a university degree in this specialty. Its philosophy is to educate our students as individuals with strong technical and intellectual skills in the area of photography; an individual capable of producing photographic artwork with a strong conceptual foundation and a distinctive personal approach.