There is still time to submit your entries for Human + Being!
DEADLINE: JANUARY 12
Being human is complicated.
Human + Being is a richly textured experience unique to the individual but shared universally.
Triumphant, tragic, absurd and the quiet significance in between, our stories unfold without cease.
Explore the emotions and actions that define being human.
JUROR: PHIL BORGES
For over twenty five years Phil Borges has documented indigenous and tribal cultures. He strives to create an understanding of the issues faced by people in the developing world.
Phil has hosted three television documentaries for Discovery and National Geographic, investigating indigenous cultures that still maintain a spiritual dialogue with the natural world.
Phil's photographs are exhibited in museums and galleries worldwide.
In 1998 he was presented the Photo Media Magazine "Photoperson of the Year" award.
Phil teaches and lectures internationally and is co-founder of Blue Earth Alliance, a 501c3 that sponsors photographic projects focusing on endangered cultures and threatened environments.
His award-winning books have been published in four languages.
In December, 2003 Phil was honored with the Humanitarian Award, receiving the Lucie at the 1st Annual International Photography Awards. In 2005 he was named a Giraffe Hero for his humanitarian work.