The Judges

Judging Criteria

Juniors (13 – 18 years old) and Youths (19 – 25 years old) will be judged separately.

Each category will have one winner and two merit recipients.

The award will be judged according to the breakdown below, with an emphasis on the key message of the work and its relevance to the theme.


An esteemed panel of judges that comprises professional photographers, sustainability experts and past SYPA winners will select the winning entries for CDL Singapore Young Photographer Award 2020.