Edited from stories written by Chris Mercer and Ellie Douglas
Photographer Robert Holmes was awarded Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year 2016, the overall winner of the wine photography section in the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2016.
Entrants from around the world submitted their best pictures of wine to the Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year 2016 competition. Robert Holmes was crowned this year’s winner for his atmospheric photo of barrels at Maysara winery in Oregon.
Sophie Wren, brand manager for Chilean wine Errazuriz, said, ‘there were over 7,000 images and films entered into the awards internationally and the standard was phenomenal. Robert’s image stood out from the rest in this category, however, for its beautiful lighting and atmosphere, which takes you right into the picture.’
He wins £1000 and a year supply of Errazuriz.
The Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year competition is part of the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year. The competition was launched in 2011.
The wine section of the Pink Lady competition is split into three categories; Place, Produce and People. See the winning photographs from each category below:
Robert Homes, Duckhorn
Robert Homes claimed second as well as first prize in the Places category, with Harvest at Duckhorn Vineyards.
Tim Clinch, Tain L’Hermitage
Third place in the Places category went to Tim Clinch for his photo, Tain L’Hermitage.
Jenelle Bonifield, Press 2
Jenelle Bonifield won Errazuriz wine photo of the year 2016 – produce
John Armstrong Miller, Kir
John Armstrong Miller’s Kir won second place in the ‘Produce’ category
Andrew Barrow, Bottle Line Up
Bottle Line Up from Andrew Barrow got third place in the Produce category.
Matt Wilson, Skin Contact
Matt Wilson won best wine photo in the ‘people’ category, for this shot taken in Chile.
Mick Rock, Collecting Cabernet Sauvignon
Second prize in the People category went to Mick Rock for Collecting Cabernet Sauvignon Prunings on a Frosty Morning
Will Punt, Uplifting
Will Punt was awarded third place in the People category for his photograph, Uplifting.
Anne Watson, Flight in the Kitchen
The winner of the People’s Choice Award went to Anne Watson, for Flight in the Kitchen.
Translated by Sylvia Wu / 吴嘉溦
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