Krzysztof Racoń / Poland
Born in 1982 in Nowy Sącz. Graduate of Jagiellonian University, Cracow University of Economics and Academy of Photography in Cracow where he lives and works. In 2011, he won an award in the Lens on Development contest organized by the EU for his reportage about a school for blind children in Kibeho, Rwanda. In 2012−2013, Krzysztof participated in a one-year Sputnik Photos mentoring programme. His project about Strzemieszyce supervised by Agnieszka Rayss won the first place in the 2013 edition of the Vienna International Photo Awards (VIPA).