Silver / 2016 / Press / General News

Nepal Earthquake

  • Prize
    Silver in Press/General News
  • Photographer
    Robert McPherson

Nearly 9,000 people were killed by the earthquake that struck Nepal in April 2015. 17,000 were injured including children. 600,000 homes were destroyed. The earthquake was measured at 7,9 at Richters Scale. (www.mcphersonimages.com)

Robert McPherson (b.1982) began freelancing for Norway`s Aftenposten National newspaper in 2011. His main client internationally is Sipa Press, France. He is a member of Metaphor Images; an International documentary photographer`s collective based in Australia.

Robert divides his time with work for newspapers and personal documentary projects.