2011 FotoVisura Grant
US infantry soldier (of the 3rd Platoon, Bravo Company, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division) SGT Justin Chapell sits on his bed at COP (Combat Operating Post) Charkh in the south of Logar Province, Afghanistan, Sept. 2009. The Lives Of Soldiers © Erin Trieb
The FotoVisura Award was given to photographer Erin Trieb for The Homecoming Project, which focuses on the psychological and emotional impact the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have on America’s newest generation of veterans and their communities.
The Spotlight Student Award was given to Brad Vest, whose project titled The best we can documents the life of Darren and Kim Wilson, two grandparents who are now raising their daughter's two children in southeast Ohio.
Co-founders Adriana Teresa and Graham Letorney, created The 2011 FotoVisura Grant to support personal photography projects that are not initiated by an assignment or commission.