In Pictures

In pictures: Online community award-winning images

The online photography community Photocrowd.com, has announced the winners in its international photo competition on the theme of work places.

The 13 winning images reveal the diversity of workplaces and professions across the globe.

Image copyright D.C.202/Photocrowd.com
Image caption A fisherman in Thailand casts his net at sunrise in an image by community member D.C.202.
Image copyright Krzysztof Browko/Photocrowd.com
Image caption A shepherd guides a flock across a sweeping green landscape in Tuscany, Italy in this winning image by Krzysztof Browko.
Image copyright Darrell Godliman/Photocrowd.com
Image caption "A shot of the Deep Blue Cafe at the Science Museum in London. Being one of the first people through the doors of the Museum in the morning I was able to get this shot of a waitress preparing for the busy day ahead," says photographer Darrell Godliman.
Image copyright Marek Kosiba/Photocrowd.com
Image caption Porters carry loads of sulphur chunks, weighing approximately 80-100 kg, from the crater of the Kawah Ijen volcano to a nearby town in Java, Indonesia, in Marek Kosiba's shot.
Image copyright Jasmine/Photocrowd.com
Image caption A leathersmith concentrates hard on making a belt in the the Blists Hill Victorian Town museum in Telford, Shropshire, England. This winning image was submitted by community member Jasmine.
Image copyright Subrata Adhikary/Photocrowd.com
Image caption "These barbers have no permanent place," says Photocrowd member Subrata Adhikary. "On this day they were continuing their profession on a footpath in Kolkata."
Image copyright Tolga Ildun/Photocrowd.com
Image caption A group of workers clean the windows of a modern skyscraper in Istanbul's financial district in Tolga Ildun's image.
Image copyright Sagnik/Photocrowd.com
Image caption A foundry in Kolkata, India, was the location for Sagnik's photo entry.
Image copyright Bastien/Photocrowd.com
Image caption Bastien's image shows a crane pilot operating at the ARTEM campus construction site in Nancy, France.
Image copyright Darrell Godliman/Photocrowd.com
Image caption In another winning entry by Darrell Godliman, people take an afternoon break to smoke in front of their office building in London, England.
Image copyright Pal Szilagyi Palko/Photocrowd.com
Image caption "This photo was taken in an isolated small village in the mountains called Bratca in Transylvania, Romania. The settlement contains only a dozen houses, several hundred metres from one another, inhabited mostly by old widows," says photographer Pal Szilagyi Palko.
Image copyright Elena Paraskeva/Photocrowd.com
Image caption Elena Paraskeva captured this shot of a busker at work.
Image copyright Naf Selmani/Photocrowd.com
Image caption Workers wear earplugs to muffle the chimes of Big Ben, while cleaning the clock faces at the Elizabeth Tower at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London in this image by Naf Selmani.

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