13th Annual MPA Jury
The jury for the 12th Annual Mobile Photography Awards:
Glenn Homann is an award winning iPhone Photographer based in Brisbane, Australia. True to the ethos of “always having the camera in your pocket”, his interests encompass all genres. Gliding from sweeping romantic landscapes to intimate street portraits. From grungy urban details to sparse architectural minimalism.
His work has been recognized in some of the world’s leading Mobile and iPhone competitions. Numerous category wins at the Mobile Photography Awards (MPA) (including the 12th Annual MPA Grand Prize) and the Australian Photography Awards are a testament to his desire to push Mobile Photography to the limit.
Dominika Koszowska was born in Katowice, Poland. She is a Graduate of WSTI in Katowice and Graphic Design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice. She received her PHD from the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice in 2023. Winner of over three hundred awards and prizes in visual arts competitions, including: National Geographic Traveler, WKF National Geographic, , Discover Europe, Mobile Photography Awards, Cewe Awards, Vincent Van Gogh Photo Awards, Chromatic Awards, Neutral Denisty Awards, OneEyeland, EEA Zero Waste PIX Photo Competition, EU Mission Soil Photo Competition, Creative Digipix, International Photography Awards, Grand Mobile Photo, Mobiography Awards, Trierenberg Super Circuit, Appleton Museum of Art Mobile Photography Contest. She has won the title of best mobile photographer in the world four times in prestigious international competitions: the 2019 Mobile Photography Awards and the Top 10 Mobile three times in One EyeLand. Her work has been featured in dozens of photography exhibitions in Poland and around the world. She has been a Sony XPERIA ambassador since 2018.
Rodrigo Rivas is a freelance photographer who has defended smartphone photography for more than a decade. He was a winner of The Darkness category in 2017, in addition to several honorable mentions over several years in other categories.
In addition to his work as a photographer, he is a trainer for smartphone photography (and more photographic subjects) at Madrid photography and film school, EFTI. He has written three books about smartphone photography technique with Anaya Photoclub (the most important publisher of training in photography, in Spain and Latin America). He collaborates, regularly, with the Spanish photographic media, Photolari (where he leads a podcast about photography/video too). He has worked and collaborated with many smartphone companies including Apple, Huawei, Samsung, Xiaomi, OPPO, LG, and more.
He currently works much of the time as – Category Expert of Photography & Video – at the online creative training company Domestika. His photos may be seen right here.
Dan Liu is an independent photographer & visual artist who currently lives in Chengdu, China. His work focusses mainly on humanist and landscape photography.
Dan has traveled to nearly 50 countries around the world & 100 cities in China where he explores & records the relationship among various social & cultural groups, as well as their unique characteristics. He is a contributor to a number of media and photo agencies & has held lectures at Peking University, Tsinghua University, Communication University of China, among others.
Dan Liu was the winner of the 2020 Mobile Photo Awards Grand Prize & the 10th MPA Photographer of Year.
Kunkun Liu also known as Kun Daxia, is a freelance practitioner of visual arts from China. He has a strong interest and long-term practice in urban development, identity exploration, surrealism related photography topics. His photo works have been exhibited in LensCulture, PhMuseum, World Photography Organization platforms, as well as in China, France, Britain, Italy and other countries. Kunkun Liu is also the winner of many international photography awards and received honors MPA, IPPA, IPA, PX3, SWPA, PhMuseum and other international photography contests. He carries out long-term photography co-operation with many institutions.