After the shortlist, the Sony World Photography 2014 contest just announced its 10 talented big winners : Alpay Erdem, Hairul Azizi Harun, Holger Schmidtke, Kylli Sparre, Valerie Prudon, Arup Ghosh, Ivan Pedretti, Gert van den Bosch, Chen Li and Vlad Eftenie are to discover in the next part of the article.

Muddy Smile by Alpay Erdem.

Photographer story, Behind the scene by Hairul Azizi Harun.

Under the Staircase by Holger Schmidtke.

Rescue Operation by Kylli Sparre.

Rodeo by Valerie Prudon.

Poor God by Arup Ghosh.

Starry Lighthouse by Ivan Pedretti.

The Cold Pony by Gert van den Bosch.

Rain in an Ancient Town by Chen Li.

First Snow by Vlad Eftenie.