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Martin Parr - winner of the 2017 Outstanding Contribution to Photography Prize

Congratulations to Martin Parr, who is the recipient of this year's Outstanding Contribution to Photography prize from World Photography Organisation. The World Photography Organisation has conducted an interview with Parr.

An exhibition will be held to coincide with the award, presenting a selection of images, books and film from Parr's career, shown as part of the Sony World Photography Awards & Martin Parr - 2017 Exhibition at Somerset House, London, 21st April - 7th May

Parr will collect his title at the 2017 Sony World Photography Awards ceremony held in London on Thursday 20 April