Shannon Jensen, a Reportage Emerging Talent, snagged 2nd place in the Days Japan photojournalism contest with her photographs of shoes of refugees who fled Sudan’s Blue Nile State and arrived at the border of South Sudan during May and June of 2012. See more from the series on her Web site.
Reportage photographer Tom Stoddart also received a special jury prize for his work from South Sudan, about children who dig for water at the Jamam refugee camp. See more from this series here.
See the other winners of this year’s Days Japan contest: http://www.daysjapan.net/e/award2013/index.html
Photo by Shannon Jensen