Landscape Award April 2021


  • lanscape color photograph of a forest by Louise Coghill

    Winning Photographer Louise Coghill

    Winning Photographer Louise Coghill

    “Landslip” - Glenorchy, Otago, New Zealand
    The "Rees Dart Track" is a 59.2-kilometer point-to-point trail located near Glenorchy, Otago, New Zealand. The forest is so full of life, the land can’t hold itself up. The moss and root network covering the forest floor is the only thing holding those trees up. © Louise Coghill
  • lanscape color photograph of a tree in water in florida by Alex Armitage

    Second Prize Alex Armitage

    Second Prize Alex Armitage

    “Reflections” - Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    “This photo reminds me of happiness. It was a very moody December morning that I didn’t expect much from. I distinctly remember how peaceful watching the fog roll across the lake and not even concerned with getting a photo I wanted. Sometimes photography is just a reason to get out of bed.” © Alex Armitage
  • abstract lanscape color photograph of horizon and lake by Jim Kostecky

    Third Prize Jim Kostecky

    Third Prize Jim Kostecky

    “Sideswipe” - Lake Newboro, Ontario, Canada
    This image was taken on Lake Newboro, in Ontario, Canada just at the start of the fall season. Using a slow shutter and panning movement, the lake surface turns into a wonderfully minimal impressionist scene. © Jim Kostecky
  • aerial abstract lanscape color photograph by Evan Petty

    Finalist Evan Petty

    Finalist Evan Petty

    “Colors from a Mining Pond” - Nevada, USA
    Aerial view of partially frozen mud in a mine tailing pond. Although Nevada is known as the “Silver State”, its gold production ranks highest in America representing 79% of global US production and fourth-largest in the world. In addition to gold Nevada produces other minerals and ores such as barite, copper, limestone & precious opals. © Evan Petty
  • lanscape color photograph of East Lothian, Scotland by Fran Mart

    Finalist Fran Mart

    Finalist Fran Mart

    “A Breath in the Ocean” - East Lothian, Scotland
    The soft palette and gentle texture of nature. A captivating moment exploring one of my favourite beaches in East Lothian, Scotland. © Fran Mart
  • lanscape color photograph of a forest in Pyrénées, France by Yohan Terraza

    Finalist Yohan Terraza

    Finalist Yohan Terraza

    “Les Racines Fondamentales” (The Fundamental Roots) - Pyrénées, France
    This is an enchanted forest hidden in the French Pyrénées. Surrounded by mist, walking through this forest is like being in a romantic painting museum. © Yohan Terraza
  • aerial abstract lanscape color photograph of Iceland by Massimo Lupidi

    Finalist Massimo Lupidi

    Finalist Massimo Lupidi

    “Mindscapes” - Iceland
    Raw, starkly beautiful, otherworldly, yet also unmistakably terrestrial, it’s a dizzying, breathtaking escape into an earth untouched by man. An incredible blend of softness and ruggedness warmth and coldness, that characterizes the amazing island of ice. © Massimo Lupidi
  • lanscape color photograph of Female football training in Heimaey, Iceland by Matteo de Mayda

    Finalist Matteo de Mayda

    Finalist Matteo de Mayda

    “Female football training in Heimaey” - Heimaey, Iceland
    The IBV stadium is in Heimaey, an island of 4000 inhabitants in the Vestman archipelago. In Iceland, football is the second most popular sport among women after team gymnastics. Iceland became the first country in the world to make it illegal to pay men more than women for doing the same job, an inequality that exists in almost every country. © Matteo de Mayda
  • lanscape color photograph of a cypress tree in Florida, USA by Donald Pelliccia

    Finalist Donald Pelliccia

    Finalist Donald Pelliccia

    “Happy Little Tree” - Florida, USA
    A single cypress tree showing off its fall’s colors surrounded by its elders in a swampy area of Florida, USA © Donald Pelliccia
  • aerial lanscape color photograph of Fuerteventura, Canary Islands by Sara Zanini

    Finalist Sara Zanini

    Finalist Sara Zanini

    “Follow your path” - Fuerteventura, Canary Islands
    Aerial view of a desert area in Fuerteventura island. Fuerteventura is the second largest of Spain’s Canary Islands, sitting in the Atlantic Ocean 100km off the north coast of Africa. It’s known primarily as a holiday destination due to its white-sand beaches and year-round warmth cooled by constant winds. © Sara Zanini

Finalists

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  • black and white portrait photograph of Hannes Becker

    Judged by: Hannes Becker

    Hannes Becker is a German-based photographer and licensed drone operator specializing in outdoors, adventures, and landscapes.

    Passionate about traveling, he has used the platform Instagram for the last seven years to share his impressions on a daily basis. He quickly became one of the world’s most-followed travel photographers.

    In order to inspire the viewer and portray his experiences realistically, he aims not only to document his travels in nature but incorporate his personal interpretation with particular importance on composition, mood, and lighting.

Stefan Milev
© Stefan Milev
black and white portrait of a couple during pride in New york, USA
© Dom Marker

Current Theme:
Open Call Deadline: 31 December 2021

Portrait, documentary, fashion, landscape, fine art, street, conceptual, and more: this summer your work may fall into any category and we invite all photographers to share their best images!⁠

We want you to challenge us and respond to the theme in as many inventive ways as you can imagine: Edit carefully and show us what you’ve got!


1st Prize: $1000 · 2nd Prize: $600 · 3rd Prize: $400

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