FotoWeek DC has expanded in five years from a local celebration of photography to an international contest. Check out some of this year’s winners, and other photos featured in FotoWeek exhibitions.
Third place, Contemporary Life “Treme, New Orleans” is by Washington photographer Yacouba Tanou. FotoWeek DC began as a week-long celebration of photography in Washington. This year, as FotoWeek celebrates its fifth anniversary, it has grown considerably: 3,450 entries from 32 countries, an expected attendance of 40,000, and 64 partners and growing, as of last week. The festival, Nov. 9-18, features a contest with cash prizes, as well as parties, lectures and educational opportunities. Yacouba Tanou/YACOUBA TANOU Buy Photo