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Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2016: Winning Photos

20 beautiful food photos, all crowned winners at the Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2016 awards. Which one is your favourite?

This year, over 7000 images and films were entered from 60 countries. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony in London on April 26, and the judging panel included David Loftus (Jamie Oliver’s photographer); Emily Luchetti (Chair of the James Beard Foundation NYC); and Curtis Stone, Australian culinary superstar.

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15-17 Years

Emma Franklin (UK), ‘The Beauty of Fruit’


10 Years and Under

Isaac Callis (UK), ‘Planets’


Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year (Produce)

Jenelle Bonifeld (USA), ‘Press 2’


Marks & Spencer Food Portraiture

Jean Cazals (UK), ‘Chicken Cheese Toasty’


Food Sn-apping

Lucy Pope (UK), ‘Kid’s Table’


Food for the Family

Maja Danica Pecanic (Croatia), ‘Picnic’


Politics of Food

Marcin Jucha (UK), ‘Appreciate Every Piece’


Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2016

Mark Benham (UK), ‘Flour Frenzy’

(This image won the overall prize, and Mark received £5,000 for it)


Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year (People)

Matt Wilson (Chile), ‘Skin Contact’


Food Bloggers (supported by Aspire Photography Training)

Olimpia Davies (UK), ‘Treasure of the Sea’


Partridges Food for Sale

Paula Watts (USA), ‘Floating Vegetable Market’


Cream of the Crop

Petra Novotna (Czech Republic), ‘Octopus on Ice’


Pink Lady® Apple a Day

Polina Plotnikova (UK), ‘Unstill Life’


Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year (Places)

Robert Holmes (USA), ‘Mayasara Winery’

(This image was also crowned Errazuriz Wine Photographer of the Year Overall Winner)


Marks & Spencer Food Adventures

Robert Holmes (USA), ‘Puno, Lake Titicaca’


Food in the Field

Robin Goodlad (UK), ‘The Carpet of Wild Garlic’


Food for Celebration sponsored by Champagne Taittinger

Shoeb Faruquee (Bangladesh), ‘The Grand Kitchen’


Production Paradise Food off the Press

Susan Bell (UK), ‘Salmon Tail Still Life’


Bring home the harvest

Viktoriia Moskalenko (Ukraine), ‘Go Home’


11-14 Years

Will Jenkins (UK), ‘Bear’s Delight’


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