logo

SG

Steff Gruber

Meat, Cambodia (2022)

In the closely guarded and secret slaughterhouse for pigs on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, the animals are still traditionally killed in a cruel way due to the lack of modern equipment. Livestock production is being driven by a rapidly increasing demand for meat in Cambodia.

Awards

Black & White Photo Contest

2022

Nominee

Photojournalism

Professional

Meat, Cambodia (2022)

In the closely guarded and secret slaughterhouse for pigs on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, the animals are still traditionally killed in a cruel way due to the lack of modern equipment. Livestock production is being driven by a rapidly increasing demand for meat in Cambodia.

About Artist

Steff Gruber

Steff Gruber (1953) is a Swiss photographer and filmmaker. He worked as a press photographer for Keystone Press and was one of the first filmmakers to explore the docudrama genre. He became internationally known with his documentary LOCATION AFRICA about the filming of COBRA VERDE, the last collaboration between Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski. His award-winning films have been shown at various international film festivals. Based on his interest in documentaries, Steff Gruber began shooting photo stories in various countries, focusing, in particular, on human interest subjects and humanist concerns. Visiting places and people on repeated occasions, many of his photo series were produced over a period of several years. In 2020 Steff Gruber opened the LUMIERE.GALLERY for digital photo exhibitions. Steff Gruber is a member of the Swiss Association of Journalists and Photographers IMPRESSUM.

Photographic Areas of Focus

Fine Art, People, Photojournalism, Portrait

Location

Switzerland

Explore Other Winners

View All
Honorable Mention
Jakob Stolz

Jakob Stolz

Photojournalism

Honorable Mention
Toby Binder

Toby Binder

Photojournalism

Gold
Rene Bernal

Rene Bernal

Photojournalism

Nominee
Joseph Patronite

Joseph Patronite

Photojournalism

Subscribe To Our Newsletter

First Name

Last Name

Email

logo

Contests

Info

FAQ & RulesTerms of UsePrivacy Policy

Links

Facebook

Instagram

Contact Us

© Creative Resource Collective, LLC 2024. All Rights Reserved.

reFocus Awards is managed by Creative Resource Collective, LLC.

Learn More

Creative Resource Collective, LLC.