Children of the World - Professional

The Violin Player

Chris Kirby

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"The Violin Player"
A member of a music school in Soweto, South Africa that teaches kids to play classical instruments.

Biography: Chris Kirby is a British documentary photographer. He explores in an environmental, humanistic and socio-historical sense, peoples relationship with where/how they live, work, or play. Chris started taking photographs in the 1950's - and he's still very much at it! Admitted to Kingston College of Art & Design in the 60s, he later studied for a diploma in journalism from the British College of Journalism - and occasionally writes articles about photography. Chris has photographed in many countries of the world, and he's undertaken projects especially in Europe and Africa (he...

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