Bloomberg photographer Jason Alden has won the UK Picture Editors' Guild 'Business Photographer of the Year' award at a ceremony held at the Honourable Artillery Company Headquarters in London, on Nov. 8, 2012. The UK Picture Editors' Guild Awards recognizes the UK's best press photography.
Aldens's winning portfolio included a portrait of Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche and former head of News Corp.'s UK publishing unit News International Rebekah Brooks surrounded by the media after appearing at Southwark Crown Court.
Jason has been working as a contributing photographer with Bloomberg for five years, covering all aspects of business and financial photography both at home and abroad.
Bloomberg photographers Chris Ratcliffe and Simon Dawson were also nominated in the 'Business Photographer of the Year' category.
Left, one of the winning set of five photographs for the 'Bloomberg Business Photographer of the Year' by photographer Jason Alden.
Picture shows: Rebekah Brooks, former head of News Corp.'s U.K. publishing unit News International, leaves after appearing at Southwark Crown Court in London on June 22, 2012.
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