Mark Chivers

Cleaners - The Unsung Heroes

Created and judged by Mark Chivers

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Cleaners all over the world do an amazing job of keeping all our lives tidy, hygienic and in an orderly state. Almost unseen, mostly underpaid, often in very difficult conditions, working the hours most of us would never dream of, all to keep our world running. The cleaners of hospital, offices, schools, refuse collectors, street cleaners, sewerage workers, servants and even mothers all play an amazing and very important role in our lives. Just imagine what would our world be like without their hard work?

What I would like to see are strong portraits or documentary/ reportage images in colour or monochrome that celebrates or highlights the importance of these unsung heroes in our lives.

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