Two Spéos Alumni were awarded at the Moscow International Foto Awards (MIFA) 2019.
The MIFA aims to recognize, reward and showcase talented photographers from around the world and introduce them to the creative community in Russia.

The 2014 Spéos Alumni Olesya Shilkina was awarded the Gold Prize in the Professional Fashion Photography category (Editorial/Fashion) for her series titled Haute of Decadence.
Olesya Shilkina is a Russian portrait photographer based in Paris, France.

© Olesya Shilkina / Haute of Decadence

© Olesya Shilkina / Haute of Decadence

© Olesya Shilkina / Haute of Decadence

The 2010 Spéos Alumni Medina Dugger won the Silver Prize in the People/Culture category with her series Chroma. Medina Dugger is a Californian photographer based in Lagos, Nigeria, since 2011.

© Medina Dugger / Chroma

© Medina Dugger / Chroma

© Medina Dugger / Chroma

© Medina Dugger / Chroma