The competition ran from 01 April 2014 to 31 December 2014. Three images from any category were selected as finalists each month. There was 1 winner for the title: Tangofolly SHOOT! ‘Spirit of Tango’ Photo of the Year. Winners were announced in January 2015. This was a test of skill. There was no element of chance.» Terms of Entry
Images were considered for their overall emotion, creativity, skill, and originality by our professional photographers who, in their own creative genre’s, face many of the challenges we face photographing tango.» Meet The Judges
Each category aims to challenge us with each of the various photographic genres that can be found in ‘the world of tango’. The ‘Spirit of Tango’ award winning photos encompass more than one of these elements and portray a symbolic reflection of all that Argentine Tango is.
TANGO IN MOTION: Movement. The human form.
COMIC BOOK: Find the ‘fun’!
PORTRAIT OF A TANGUERO: A study of humanity.
MILONGA LANDSCAPE: The story of Milonga.
2014 AWARD WINNER
We are delighted to present the overall ‘Spirit of Tango’ Award to Philippe Gauthier for the image ‘Cindarella’s Dream’. Philippe receives £100 in gift vouchers to the photography store of his choice.
A Shoot With Philippe Gauthier
Meet the Tango Photographer from Paris, France. Read his comments on the competition and see what the Judging Panel said about his winning image.» Read The Interview
2014 AWARD WINNING IMAGE
2014 FINALIST IMAGE
Passion, Portrait of a Tanguero,
Rainman, Portrait of a Tanguero,
Calmness, Portrait of a Tanguero,
Performing Couple, Portrait of a Tanguero,
Three Ladies, Milonga Landscape,
Dancing People, Milonga Landscape,
Tangomoods, Tango in Motion,
Speedy Gonzalez, Comic Book,
Russian Winter, Milonga Landscape,