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Adrees Latif: ICP Infinity Award winner

<p>Pakistan chief photographer Adrees Latif has won the prestigious ICP Infinity Award in Photojournalism for his outstanding coverage of last year&rsquo;s Pakistan floods.  Working under the most difficult of conditions he led the Reuters pictures team to tell the story from every possible angle. His images were published daily across international front pages, bringing attention to the enormity of the catastrophe from its early stages.     An Army helicopter drops relief supplies to flood victims in Pakistan's Rajanpur district in Punjab province August 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Pakistan chief photographer Adrees Latif has won the prestigious ICP Infinity Award in Photojournalism for his outstanding coverage of last year’s Pakistan floods. Working under the most difficult of conditions he led the Reuters pictures team...more

Pakistan chief photographer Adrees Latif has won the prestigious ICP Infinity Award in Photojournalism for his outstanding coverage of last year’s Pakistan floods. Working under the most difficult of conditions he led the Reuters pictures team to tell the story from every possible angle. His images were published daily across international front pages, bringing attention to the enormity of the catastrophe from its early stages. An Army helicopter drops relief supplies to flood victims in Pakistan's Rajanpur district in Punjab province August 15, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>An Army crewman drops relief supplies to flood victims, taking refuge on a levy, from a helicopter in Pakistan's Rajanpur district in Punjab province August 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

An Army crewman drops relief supplies to flood victims, taking refuge on a levy, from a helicopter in Pakistan's Rajanpur district in Punjab province August 15, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

An Army crewman drops relief supplies to flood victims, taking refuge on a levy, from a helicopter in Pakistan's Rajanpur district in Punjab province August 15, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A soldier signals towards flood victims from an Army helicopter as they prepare to be evacuated from the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province on August 9, 2010.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A soldier signals towards flood victims from an Army helicopter as they prepare to be evacuated from the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province on August 9, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A soldier signals towards flood victims from an Army helicopter as they prepare to be evacuated from the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province on August 9, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Marooned flood victims looking to escape grab the side bars of a hovering Army helicopter which arrived to distribute food supplies in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province August 7, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Marooned flood victims looking to escape grab the side bars of a hovering Army helicopter which arrived to distribute food supplies in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province August 7, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Marooned flood victims looking to escape grab the side bars of a hovering Army helicopter which arrived to distribute food supplies in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province August 7, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A man tries to get past an army soldier while trying enter a flooded area to evacuate his family in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province July 31, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A man tries to get past an army soldier while trying enter a flooded area to evacuate his family in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province July 31, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A man tries to get past an army soldier while trying enter a flooded area to evacuate his family in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province July 31, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Residents being evacuated through flood waters dodge an army truck carrying relief supplies for flood victims in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Residents being evacuated through flood waters dodge an army truck carrying relief supplies for flood victims in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Residents being evacuated through flood waters dodge an army truck carrying relief supplies for flood victims in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Flood victims hang on to the back of a truck while evacuating from Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Flood victims hang on to the back of a truck while evacuating from Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Flood victims hang on to the back of a truck while evacuating from Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Flood victims line-up to collect relief supplies from the Army in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Flood victims line-up to collect relief supplies from the Army in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Flood victims line-up to collect relief supplies from the Army in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A man swims in waist deep flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A man swims in waist deep flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A man swims in waist deep flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Resident Ikramulla, 37, stands near a pen where he lost a handful of water buffalos to floods in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 1, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Resident Ikramulla, 37, stands near a pen where he lost a handful of water buffalos to floods in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 1, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Resident Ikramulla, 37, stands near a pen where he lost a handful of water buffalos to floods in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 1, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A teenage Pashtun boy collects dirt, left by floods outside a residence, to sell in a nearby market in Charsadda, northwest Pakistan September 25, 2010.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A teenage Pashtun boy collects dirt, left by floods outside a residence, to sell in a nearby market in Charsadda, northwest Pakistan September 25, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A teenage Pashtun boy collects dirt, left by floods outside a residence, to sell in a nearby market in Charsadda, northwest Pakistan September 25, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Flood victims wade through waist deep waters with their livestock in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Flood victims wade through waist deep waters with their livestock in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Flood victims wade through waist deep waters with their livestock in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A cargo truck approaches as a family wades through flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A cargo truck approaches as a family wades through flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A cargo truck approaches as a family wades through flood waters in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district of Punjab province August 16, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A man stands up to request aid distribution for flood victims amidst passengers and cargo trucks which were halted by townsmen requesting relief supplies in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A man stands up to request aid distribution for flood victims amidst passengers and cargo trucks which were halted by townsmen requesting relief supplies in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010....more

A man stands up to request aid distribution for flood victims amidst passengers and cargo trucks which were halted by townsmen requesting relief supplies in Nowshera, located in Pakistan's northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province August 2, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Flood victims crowd the back of a trailer while evacuating to higher grounds in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Flood victims crowd the back of a trailer while evacuating to higher grounds in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Flood victims crowd the back of a trailer while evacuating to higher grounds in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 11, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Nadia, who does not know her age, sits alongside siblings after they were rescued from rising floodwaters in Baseera, a village located in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province, August 10, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Nadia, who does not know her age, sits alongside siblings after they were rescued from rising floodwaters in Baseera, a village located in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province, August 10, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Nadia, who does not know her age, sits alongside siblings after they were rescued from rising floodwaters in Baseera, a village located in the Muzaffargarh district of Pakistan's Punjab province, August 10, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>A man moves his belongings after water flooded his house in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 13, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

A man moves his belongings after water flooded his house in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 13, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A man moves his belongings after water flooded his house in Pakistan's Muzaffargarh district in Punjab province August 13, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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<p>Gurzada, a 76 year-old Pashtun man, raises his hands in prayer at a mosque left destroyed by heavy floods in Charsadda, located in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province September 25, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif </p>

Gurzada, a 76 year-old Pashtun man, raises his hands in prayer at a mosque left destroyed by heavy floods in Charsadda, located in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province September 25, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Gurzada, a 76 year-old Pashtun man, raises his hands in prayer at a mosque left destroyed by heavy floods in Charsadda, located in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province September 25, 2010. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

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