UKRAINIAN REVOLUTION PHOTOS WON FRENCH AUDIENCE
Euromaidan photos by Ukrainian photographer Maksim Dondyuk, 31, won Ville de Perpignan Ville de Perpignan Young Photographers Competition.
It is not Maksim’s first victory, he has already topped Healthy World Photo Competition (photos on tuberculosis epidemic in Ukraine), received Grand Prix of Russian National Award The Best Photographer; was a finalist of Healthy World Photo Competition and Pikto International Competition (Canada), the awardee of Perfection Award of Picture of the Year International 2012, the winner of 5th International Photojournalism Festival Vilnius Photo Circle -2011, Chernihivphotofest-2011 and was recognized by the jury of Yonhap International Press Photo Awards (South Korea).
The award ceremony is held in September.
Rémi Ochlik Prize is founded in 2012 and named after young French photo correspondent Rémi Ochlik who died during the civil war in Syria.