BOOK PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR
Verso Limited Editions for Central Park by Bruce Davidson-WINNER!
Phaidon for Memories of Myself by Danny Lyon
Kodansha Company Ltd. for This Day of Change by 132 Photographers from 79 countries, in concert with Courrier Japon
21st Editions for The Journal of Joel-Peter Witkin: The Maxims of Men Disclose Their Hearts. Morel Books for Moonmilk by Ryan McGinley
Steidl for Marc Jacobs Advertising 1998-2009 by Juergen Teller
Curator/Exhibition of the Year
Looking In: Robert Frank's The Americans, curated by Sarah Greenough at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.-WINNER!
Irving Penn: Small Trades, Getty Center, Los Angeles
Richard Avedon: Portraits of Power, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Into the Sunset: Photography's Image of the American West, Museum of Modern Art, New York
Helen Levitt 1913 - 2009, A Memorial Tribute, Laurence Miller Gallery, New York
Gay Icons, selected by Waheed Alli, Alan Hollinghurst, Elton John, Jackie Kay, Billie Jean King, Ian McKellen, Chris Smith, Ben Summersmil, Sandi Toksvig, and Sarah Waters, National Portrait Gallery, London
Fashion Layout of the Year
Harper's Bazaar, "Thriller Fashion" by Terry Richardson, Fall 2009-WINNER!
W Magazine, "Paperbag Princess" by Craig McDean, September 2009
Harper's Bazaar, "Supermodels, Supernatural" by Peter Lindbergh, September 2009
Vogue Germany, "Femme Fatale" by Patrick Demarchelier, August 2009
Vogue Italia, "Performance" by Steven Meisel, September 2009
V Magazine, "Live from New York" by Mario Sorrenti, Fall 2009
Photography Magazine of the Year
C International Photography Magazine
Foam International Photography Magazine
GUP (Guide to Unique Photography) Magazine
Nueva Luz Photographic Journal
Print Advertising Campaign of the Year
FFL France for Wrangler. Entitled We Are Animals, photographed by Ryan McGinley-WINNER!
CLM BBDO France for Pepsi. Entitled Exchange, photographed by Vincent Dixon
Droga5 USA for Puma. Entitled L.I.F.T., photographed by Nadav Kander
GSD&M's Idea City USA for BMW. Entitled Mad Men, photographed by Anton Watts
180 Amsterdam / TBWA Amsterdam for Adidas. Entitled Air-Cooled Training, photographed by Carlos Serrao
Picture Editor of the Year
Steve Fine: Director of Photography, Sports Illustrated - WINNER
Dora Somosi: Director of Photography, GQ
David Griffin: Director of Photography, National Geographic
Kathy Ryan: Directory of Photography, New York Times Magazine
Alan Taylor: Online Photo Editor, Boston.com / TheBigPicture