A graduated student of the Chair of Photojournalism and Media Technologies Christina Kormilitsyna won one of the awards of World Press Photo Contest 2017


16684373_1284945438263783_6927537838986150839_n.jpgKristina Kormilitsyna the photo correspondent of Kommersant who participated the retraining program of Photojournalism and Media Technologies Chair won the third prize in the one of the most prestigious photo competitions World Press Photo 2017.

More than 5043 photographers from 125 countries sent about 80 000 pictures for the competition. Jury awarded 45 participants.

Her work “Fidelity” which was made on Cuba shows a girl and a woman with a portrait of Fidel Castro hanging above them.

We are glad to congratulate Kristina and wish her an inspiration!