Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Technology

Riyas Muhammed is the UAE National Award Winner at Sony World Photography Awards 2020

Riyas Muhammed is the UAE National Award Winner at Sony World Photography Awards 2020

Monday, February 24, 2020/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Technology

Dubai, UAE, February 24, 2020:  The World Photography Organisation and Sony Middle East & Africa is delighted to reveal Riyas Muhammed as the United Arab Emirates National Award winner for the Sony World Photography Awards 2020. 

The National Awards program is an initiative set up by the World Photography Organisation and Sony to support local photographic communities across 63 countries/regions from around the world. The program awards one photographer from each nation for a standalone image, and presents them with the opportunity to showcase their work to a global audience at the renowned Sony World Photography Awards 2020 exhibition at Somerset House, London from 17 April – 4 May. 
Riyas Muhammed was anonymously selected by judges for the photograph The Hero, entered into the Architecture category of the Open competition. The photograph shows Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building. UAE. 


Speaking about his success as the United Arab Emirates National Award winner Riyas said; “I thank the jury of Sony World Photography Awards. I am grateful for this appreciation of my work.”


Over 345,000 images were submitted to the Sony World Photography Awards 2020 competition and over 190,000 entered the Open competition (from which the National Awards winner was selected) – the highest number of entries to date. 


As the National Award winner, Riyas will receive Sony Alpha ILCE-7M3K camera (A7M3 Body + 28-70mm Zoom Lens - SEL2870)


Previous in Technology

Next in Technology


Home >> Technology Section

Latest Press Release

Pandora ME for Every Side of You

H.E. Vipul Flags Off UAE's First Ever Individually Sponsored Flight to India

Quarantine Measures Threaten Aviation Restart in Africa & the Middle East

20 Million Etihad Guest Miles Donated to Support Refugees Affected by the Corona ...

Your Guide to Choosing the Right Face Mask

AU Among QS “Top 150 Under 50” for 3rd Straight Year

Football Industry Will Bounce Back Stronger From Covid-19, Says Laliga's MENA He ...

70 Percent of Businesses Increase or Maintain Digital Transformation Spend Amid ...

Taste the Summer With Wild & the Moon's Latest Menu Drop!

Dubai Well Poised for Growth in New Business Entities'

Commodities: Gold Bulls Risk Delayed Gratification in Q3

Three UAE Students Bag Coveted Princess Diana Award for Outstanding Social Initi ...

Nahdi Medical Company Transforms its Financial Management with Infor

Alstom at Forefront of Hygiene & Safety Innovation for Transport & Mobility in a ...

Go Electric or Go Off Road: Customers Choose With Jaguar Land Rover and Pivotal ...

Comprehensive Study of Refugee Children's Academic, Social, and Emotional Learni ...

Raising Criteria for Accrediting Real Estate Experts in Cooperation Between MOJ ...

Dubai Chamber Explores Prospects for Expanding UAE-Russia Food Trade

Authentic Artisan Gelato Flavours for the Summer by Mazmi Café

Team Angelwolf Set to Take on the World!