Photo by: Myriam Meloni
Myriam Meloni of Italy took this photo of twins Laura and Bel on their 15th birthday in Argentina.

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Photo by: Myriam Meloni
Myriam Meloni of Italy took this photo of twins Laura and Bel on their 15th birthday in Argentina.

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Tue, Feb 5, 2013 5:06 PM EST
Taken by professionals and amateurs, adults and kids, the photographers who have been shortlisted for the Sony World Photography Awards have created some amazing images. We couldn't stop staring at these photos in particular; they're focused on children from different countries, capturing what life is like for modern-day kids in an ever-changing world. -- By Lylah M. Alphonse, Senior Editor, Yahoo! Shine