PEOPLES OF RUSSIA

The photos of this category disclose the identity of the peoples of Russia, in the age of information and modern technologies, having not lost their culture, traditions of farming and fisheries, unique languages and the centuries-old link of generations with wildlife.

 

THE MOST BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY. THE LANDSCAPE

Landscapes of Russia, showing the beauty of the wild nature of our homeland.

 

WILDANIMALS

There must be captured unique moments in the life of wild animals on the pictures, submitted in this nomination.

 

BIRDS

Scenes from the life of wild birds, their interaction with each other and with the environment.

 

MACROCOSM

The photos in this nomination are revealing the invisible beauty and complex organization of the macrocosm.

 

WORLD IS IN OUR HANDS

Provocative pictures, demonstrating the way mankind affects the natural world of wild nature of Russia.

 

THE UNDERSEA WORLD

Photos, having captured the moments of life of marine and freshwater flora and fauna of Russia.

 

CAVES OF RUSSIA

The pictures, depicting the beauty of mysterious and unique world of caves of Russia. The pictures of mines, tunnels and other artificial underground structures are not accepted.

 

FROM THE SUNSET TILL THE DAWN

Photos, revealing the wildlife at night. Regardless of the subject the pictures should reflect the nature, transfer drama and the emotional of wildlife in the night. The dawn landscapes are accepted in this nomination as well.

 

THE CULTURAL HERITAGE OF RUSSIA

The nomination is intended to draw attention to the material culture of our country, which is being on the verge of extinction.

 

RUSSIA FROM THE BIRD`S-EYE-VIEW

The wild beauty reflection, seen from the air. Landscape, animal, plant or other living organism can be a subject. The pictures, collected from several photos, are not accepted to the nomination.

 

YOUNGPHOTOGRAHER

A nomination for the beginner photographers aged 13 inclusively.

 

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD

The winner in this nomination is being determined by open public voting on the website of the Photo Contest.