The world in pictures at Foto8's Summer Exhibition

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From African tribesmen to Sunday League football, intriguing images from around the world are on show at the Foto8 summer exhibition which opened yesterday.

The Summer Show provides a cross section of international photography with over 120 images on exhibited - a wide variety of framed and mounted images of all shapes and sizes, installed from floor to ceiling at the HOST Gallery, in central London. From landscapes and portraiture to documentary, all genres of photography are represented in the exhibition.

The 120 images were chosen by Foto8 editors from a collection of over 2,300 images entered by photographers from 44 different countries. A team of guest judges, will choose their favourite piece of work to be named "Best in Show" and awarded the prize of £1500. A second award, "The People's Choice" will be decided by public votes cast in the gallery during the show.

The Summer Show runs from 25 July - 5 September 2009, at HOST, 1 Honduras Street, London, EC1Y 0TH.