Syrian refugee children

PhotographerAtsushi Taketazu
PrizeHonorable Mention
Entry Description

The Syria refugees who wait for the turn containing Turkey near the buffer zone of the Syria border since the refugee camp in Turkey is full Sufficient support cannot be received but a severe life continues.

About Photographer

Atsushi Taketazu was born in Oita-Japan, in 1975. He graduated from Saitama University with a degree in education and started his career as a photographer of the Yomiuri Shimbun (Japanese daily newspaper) in 1999. He is based in Tokyo. He held exhibitions of his pictures, Canon gallery Ginza (Tokyo-Japan) and Canon galley Umeda (Osaka-Japan) in 2006, Kouenji Sirokuro (Tokyo-Japan) in 2008, Canon gallery Ginza (Tokyo-Japan) and Canon galley Umeda (Osaka-Japan) and Canon galley Sapporo (Hokkaido -Japan) in 2013. Taketazu has received several honors, including Prix de la Photographie, Paris(Px3), Photography Masters Cup.