Monaco Foundation Environmental Photography Award aims to reward photographers who put their creativity to good use in raising awareness on environmental protection.
The best photographs will be presented in the framework of an exhibition in the Principality of Monaco and tour in various locations around the world. They will also be displayed in a photography book which will be distributed to the Foundation’s partners and benefactors.
Photographers are invited to submit their most beautiful images depicting landscapes, wildlife, and local communities in the polar regions
This category aims to highlight the beauty of the flora and fauna that make up the forest ecosystem and the lives of native communities in the boreal, temperate and tropical forests.
This category welcomes photographs that illustrate the incredible richness of the underwater world, both in terms of aquatic landscapes and the wildlife inhabiting the ocean.
Images submitted to this category should depict the conflicting relationship between humans and nature, as well as the negative impact of human activities on the environment. Photographs should address the issues related to the consequences of climate change, the terrible loss of biodiversity, as well as the depletion of the world’s water resources. You can take images from anywhere in the world, from the most remote to the most populated areas, from the warmest to the coldest parts of the globe.
This category is for the images that highlight the efforts, actions, and solutions implemented globally by communities to build a more sustainable world and more harmonious relationships between man and nature. This category welcomes images that demonstrate hope for Humanity and for the Planet. Photographs could illustrate actions undertaken by civil society in favor of environmental protection.