Patricia Kühfuss has won second prize at World Photography

Patricia Kühfuss won second prize in the professional competition in the category “Creative” at the Sony World Photography, which were announced at the award ceremony in London, yesterday.

One of the ten images in Patricia Kühfuss’ prize winning series
visualizing the hand signs used to hail taxis in Johannesburg.

Patricia won with a series of images called “How to get Home – South Africa’s 12th Language”. The series shows how unique hand signs are used in Johannesburg to hail a taxi going in the right direction.

The series of images were a part of Patricia Kühfuss’ final Diploma Project – a cultural magazine about Johannesburg made in the spring 2017.