Environmental Photographer of the Year

 

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Background

Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography and film. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment. To find out more about the competition click here.

Exhibition & Winners

Winners were announced at the Royal Geographical Society in June, where we were delighted to be joined by Sir Ranulph Fiennes.

Following the completion of the exhibition at the Royal Geographical Society the works will now be displayed at Grizedale Forest in the Lake District, supported by Forestry Commission England.

 

Exhibition information:

Venue: Grizedale Forest, Lake District

Dates: 3 September 2016 – 1 January 2017

Address: OS Grid ref: SD331944 or postcode: LA22 OQJ

Opening times: September – October 10am to 5pm
November – January 10am to 4pm

Admission: Free

Web: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/forestry/beeh-abjgut

Twitter: @EPOTYcomp #EPOTY16

Contact: 0300 067 4495 or grizedale@forestry.gov.uk

 

Atkins CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is awarded to Sara Lindström for ‘Wildfire’.

sara lindstrom EPOTY winner

Atkins CIWEM Young Environmental Photographer of the Year (Under 25) is Luke Massey for ‘Poser’.

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Atkins CIWEM Environmental Film of the Year  is awarded to Sergiu Jiduc for ‘The Karkoram Anomaly Project, Pakistan’. You can view Sergiu’s film here – http://goo.gl/alCnGj

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Atkins Built Environment Award is presented SL Kumar Shanth for ‘Losing Ground to Manmade Disaster’.

SL Kumar Shanth atkins built environment award

CIWEM Changing Climate Prize is presented to Sandra Hoyn for ‘Life Jackets on the Greek Island of Lesbos’.

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Forestry Commission England People, Nature and Economy Prize is presented to Pedram Yazdani for ‘Sand’.

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For further details about the competition, please contact organisers, Parker Harris: Tel. +44 (0) 1372 462190, email. epoty@parkerharris.co.uk

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Please note entries for the 2016 competition are now closed. The 2017 competition will open at the start of 2017.