“The Pose and the prey”, the photo essay of Antonio Pedrosa won the PDN Photo Annual 2015 in “sports” category, also with the same photo essay he won a Second place “sports singles” POY LATAM and Third place in “sports series” in POY LATAM.
The photo essay on the hunting industry in Portugal, is the result of months of work in the Alentejo region, documenting the various types of hunt of medium and large animals, in the region of the country with wider range hunting. It is the result of work done in 2013 and 2014, after the author had won a intership of Estação Imagem – the only entity in Portugal to organize an annual international award for photojournalism.
António Pedrosa is photojournalist since 1996.
In 2012 he was a finalist of the awarded scholarship by Manuel Rivera Ortiz Foundation, and winner of the 2012 Photojournalism Estação Imagem Award with the article “Iraq”.
In 2013 he was appointed to the Hasselblad Masters Award. The following year he won the “Editorial Category” the Hasselblad Masters 2014 prize.