For its tenth edition, the Pink Lady® Food Photographer of the Year 2021 contest, organized by the Pink Lady apple brand, has announced its winners. First place went to a touching and intimate image, Taste, captured by Chinese photographer Li Huaifeng in the “Food for the family” category. He also came third in the “Mutual help” category. It shows a couple preparing a meal with their young child wearing a big smile. Li Huaifeng also won the “Party Food” category, sponsored by Champagne Tattinger with Happy Birthday.
This year’s international jury, chaired by legendary food photographer David Loftus, included Fiona Shields, head of photography at Guardian News & Media, writer and curator Susan Bright, cookbook author and photographer Nik Sharma, chef Simone Zanoni of Le George restaurant, Four Seasons Paris, Alison Jacques, founder of Alison Jacques Gallery, and Vitalie Taittinger, president of Champagne Taittinger.