Books & Art

The Winner of the 2018 Filipino International Photography Awards Captures the Drug War

"The Enemy in the Dark" won the top prize for Basilio Sepe.
IMAGE Basilio Sepe
Comments

Earlier today, the Filipino International Photography Awards announced the winner of its top prize for 2018. The Filipino IPA Photographer of the Year is Basilio Sepe, whose entry to the competition—a series entitled The Enemy in the Dark, captures the harrowing realities of the Philippines' drug war.

Other winners include Suzanne Margaret Tocjayao, Swan Gavileño, Dan Katigbak, Xavier Manoy, and Paolo Garcia, all from the Far Eastern University, whose collaborative series about the use of plastics in food earned the team the "Discovery of the Year" award.

IMAGE: Basilio Sepe
ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

IMAGE: Basilio Sepe

IMAGE: Basilio Sepe
ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

IMAGE: Basilio Sepe

IMAGE: Basilio Sepe
ADVERTISEMENT - CONTINUE READING BELOW

See the complete list of winners at the Filipino IPA website.

Comments
View More Articles About:
Recommended Videos
About The Author
Esquire Philippines
View Other Articles From Esquire PH
Comments
Latest Feed
 
Share
FKJ and Adoy are playing tonight in the latest edition of Karpos Live.
 
Share
"Hell to the yeah! James Bond is one of those franchises where it’s never not cool"
 
Share
 
Share
The white lady is a familiar story repeated throughout history, and told around the world.
 
Share
 
Share
The man behind the city's hottest concerts on his early start in streetwear, the importance of trousers, and surviving Philippine weather.
 
Share
 
Share
Load More Articles
Connect With Us