The Military Visual Awards (MVA) has introduced the successful images for 2020 that had been captured and submitted by army photographers world wide. This yr, the group added a brand new class titled “Pandemic” for a complete of 10 classes.
Every of the MVA’s classes was judged by Tom Brenner, a White Home photojournalist for Reuters, Ariana Drehsler, a contract photographer for the New York Occasions, and Richard Tsong Taatarii, a World Press Photograph Winner and Photographer on the Star Tribune in Minneapolis. The group says that it acquired greater than 2,000 images from world wide this yr, similar to the last year’s awards.
Navy Visible Awards 2020 Photographer of the 12 months
Dana Beesley, a Sergeant within the U.S. Marine Corps, was the recipient of the group’s prime award: the 2020 MVA Photographer of the 12 months. In keeping with the MVA, Beesley began her army profession in 2015 and graduated from the Protection Info College in 2016. She has since gone on to attend the Navy Photojournalism Program at S.I. Newhouse College of Public Communications at Syracuse College, graduating in 2018. She is at present serving at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island in South Carolina.
Beesley’s successful photograph sequence is beneath:
Under are the remaining 9 classes and every of the winners:
All the pictures beneath are a part of the successful Image Story and had been captured by Corban Lundborg.
Picture credit: All photographs individually credited and used courtesy of the Navy Visible Awards.