A New Being

Paulo Mittelman

Brazil

Honorable Mention
Nude
Amateur

" A New Being"
This picture was taken in a workshop with Sindia Bugiarda, scholar and researcher on the body.



 Mam Mayan Shepherd, La Ventosa Village, Guatemala

Robert Leon

Canada

Honorable Mention
Children of the World
Professional

" Mam Mayan Shepherd, La Ventosa Village, Guatemala"
Jose Mendoza, a Mam Mayan from La Ventosa village, Sierra De Los Cuchumatanes, Guatemala



 Man and His Dog

Jan Fiala

Slovak Republic

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
Portrait
Amateur

" Man and His Dog"



 Munch's Woman

Marek Hajkovsky

Slovak Republic

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
Fashion
Professional

" Munch's Woman"



 m_Moray, Peru

Vito Finocchiaro

Italy

Honorable Mention
Children of the World
Professional

" m_Moray, Peru"
Moray, farming village.



 San Gabriel Mountain Big Horn Sheep

Juan Pablo Castillo

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

" San Gabriel Mountain Big Horn Sheep"



 Wildebeest

Marilyn Maxwell

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

" Wildebeest"



#15030115, Torre Isozaki, Milan, 2015

Matteo Cirenei

Italy

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Professional

"#15030115, Torre Isozaki, Milan, 2015"
In the last few years, in Milan are raising several skyscrapers. Isozaki Tower is the last finished.



#15050402, Palazzo del Lavoro, Turin, 2015

Matteo Cirenei

Italy

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Professional

"#15050402, Palazzo del Lavoro, Turin, 2015"
Italian famous Engineer Pier Luigi Nervi's structural work photo research



#15050901, Cartiera Burgo, Mantova, 2015

Matteo Cirenei

Italy

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"#15050901, Cartiera Burgo, Mantova, 2015"
Italian famous Engineer Pier Luigi Nervi's structural work photo research



(Un)Domesticated

Cathrin Schulz

South Africa

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"(Un)Domesticated"
A project with animal handler Luke Cornell and his wild animal sanctuary. South Africa, 2014.



(Un)Domesticated

Cathrin Schulz

South Africa

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"(Un)Domesticated"
A project with animal handler Luke Cornell and his wild animal sanctuary. South Africa, 2014.



001

Patrizio Silvi Antonini

Italy

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"001"
metamorphosis 1



01

Craig Blacklock

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"01"
From ongoing book/exhibition project on Lake Powell, Utah, U.S.A.



02

Craig Blacklock

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"02"
From ongoing book/exhibition project on Lake Powell, Utah, U.S.A.



03

Craig Blacklock

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"03"
From ongoing book/exhibition project on Lake Powell, Utah, U.S.A.



04

Craig Blacklock

USA

Honorable Mention
Nude
Professional

"04"
From ongoing book/exhibition project on Lake Powell, Utah, U.S.A.



05

Craig Blacklock

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"05"
From ongoing book/exhibition project on Lake Powell, Utah, U.S.A.



0_Rising 01

Nirzhar Pradhan

USA

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"0_Rising 01"
From the series, "Rising, Falling". An attempt at looking deeper into the present moment.



100 Years

Pierre Delaunay

France

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"100 Years"
Mamya rb 67



12mJ Ranger

Daniel Forster

USA

Nominee
Sport
Professional

"12mJ Ranger"
12mJ Class Yacht RANGER during Antigua Race Week



15 Year Old Me

Michael Philip Manheim

USA

Honorable Mention
Portrait
Professional

"15 Year Old Me"



18 Percent

Vinicius Nakashima

Brazil

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"18 Percent"
Color digital photography that seeks to suscitate the visual experience of color apprehension limits. Plant and spray paint without image manipulation.



2+2=4

Giulio Zanni

Italy

Honorable Mention
Nature
Amateur

"2+2=4"
Trees in Hokkaido, Japan



2001 - 2016 WTC

Noel Jefferson

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"2001 - 2016 WTC"
Calatrava's WTC Oculus



2016 Taiwan Earthquake

Yingting Shih

Taiwan

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
Photojournalism
Professional

"2016 Taiwan Earthquake"
A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck southern Taiwan at 03:57 local time (19:57 UTC) on February 6, 2016. The earthquake was the deadliest earthquake in Taiwan since the 921 earthquake in 1999.



2715

Edoardo Romagnoli

Italy

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"2715"
11 august 2014, 23.31pm, the light of the moon tears the landscape, one shot, no post production



3 Crosses

Paul Hetzel

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"3 Crosses"
3 Crosses Atop Mission Church Taos Pueblo



3 Muses

James A. Hudson

UK

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"3 Muses"
Fashion story inspired by Plutarch’s ancient muses: Practice, Memory and Song.



7 Elements

Timofey Tararin

Russia

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"7 Elements"
Macro shot of Daylily flower.



911 Memorial

Jay Bransfield

USA

Nominee
Photojournalism
Amateur

"911 Memorial"



A Breath of Air

Andrea Nuvoloni

Italy

Nominee
Silhouette
Amateur

"A Breath of Air"
Tea factory workers take a break from the oppressing heat of the drying implant.



A Career Flight Path

Marshall Gould

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"A Career Flight Path"



A Classic

Lilyan Aloma

USA

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Amateur

"A Classic"
Eighth Avenue and West 22nd Street, New York City, Digital Image



A Crow

EJ An

Canada

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"A Crow"



A Curved Arrangement

Glyn Davies

UK

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"A Curved Arrangement"
Incredible sand formations caused by rapid outgoing tide on Anglesey, Wales



A Dying Art

Lynn Hedges

New Zealand

Nominee
People
Amateur

"A Dying Art"



A Few Flowers

Devin Campbell

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"A Few Flowers"
Medium Format film



A Foggy Roar

christopher mcleod

UK

Honorable Mention
Wildlife
Professional

"A Foggy Roar"
Deer roars out to warn off rivals during the annual rutt.



A Furtive Glance

Angela Vicedomini

Germany

Nominee
People
Amateur

"A Furtive Glance "



A Gentle Push, Anglesey

Glyn Davies

UK

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"A Gentle Push, Anglesey"
At dusk, gentle waves push up the beach, cleansing the sand for the next day



A Happy Child

Francesco De Leonardis

Italy

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"A Happy Child"
Francesco De Leonardis



A Leaf

Frans van Hoogstraten

Netherlands

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"A Leaf"
In camera multiple exposure of a beech leaf



A Ledge For One

Tom O Scott

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"A Ledge For One"
La Jolla Cove, California



A Little Advice

Larry Colby

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"A Little Advice"
African penguins, Cape Town, South Africa



A Little Help

Wilco van Dijen

Netherlands

Honorable Mention
Photojournalism
Professional

"A Little Help"
Uganda 2015, malnourished child getting help



A Long Time Ago…

Steve Zmak

USA

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"A Long Time Ago…"
Part of a science fiction portfolio in development. See it at SteveZmak.com.



A Long Way To The Top

Chris de Blank

Australia

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
Architectural
Amateur

"A Long Way To The Top"
This building caught my attention in Ho Chi Min City



A Man in the Night

Barbara Zanon

Italy

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"A Man in the Night"
A man walks in a rainy night in Venice



A Mask with an Imaginary Dog Play with Children

Barbara Zanon

Italy

Nominee
People
Professional

"A Mask with an Imaginary Dog Play with Children "
A mask with a imaginary dog play with children during Venice Carnival 2016



A Mermaid from Coney Island

Terri Gold

USA

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"A Mermaid from Coney Island"
This image is a portrait from the Mermaid Parade in Coney Island.



A Message to the World

Pedro Diaz Molins

Spain

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"A Message to the World"



A Missing Head Count

Marshall Gould

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"A Missing Head Count"



A Moment of Stillness

Stamatis Platounaris

Greece

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"A Moment of Stillness"
Abandoned to decay and the elements



A Morning in Giza, Egypt

Dominique BONNET

France

Nominee
People
Amateur

"A Morning in Giza, Egypt"
Giza, Egypt. Silver film photograph on an early morning



A Piece of Wood

Shinsuke Yoshida

Japan

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"A Piece of Wood"
A piece of wood in the lake



A Place for Reflection

Marisol Pastor

Spain

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"A Place for Reflection"



A Praying Man in Ashura

Shokoufeh Malekkiani

Iran

Honorable Mention
People
Professional

"A Praying Man in Ashura"
A praying man in Ashura-Iran



A Provocative Lot

Dvir Barkay

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"A Provocative Lot "
Two White Faced Capuchin Monkey's let their feelings be known.



A Question of Time

Steve Gosling

UK

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"A Question of Time"
A graphic image of barns and stonewalls in the Yorkshire Dales



A Quiet Moment

Vanda Ralevska

UK

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"A Quiet Moment"



A Restful Moment

Sue Ratcliffe

Canada

Nominee
Photojournalism
Amateur

"A Restful Moment"
Tired and weary after working outside the mosque, Casablanca, Morocco



A Slice of Samhri

Annette Willis

Australia

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"A Slice of Samhri"
Part of a series taken from my iPhone journal of daily life and places.



A Study In Stairs

Madhur Shroff

India

Honorable Mention
Nude
Professional

"A Study In Stairs"
A graphic composition of lines & curves



A Sunny Day In Scotland

Jo Cripps

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"A Sunny Day In Scotland"
How small we are in the eyes of Mother Nature. Her power and grace are a wonder to behold.



A Very Strange Dream for a Snake

Jim Young

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"A Very Strange Dream for a Snake"
My two friends were not fazed a bit by this little snake, I don't think the snake minded either.



A Village Child

Julie Wajs

Australia

Nominee
Children of the World
Professional

"A Village Child"
A child with a skin condition in a remote village in Cambodia



A Waiting Ketch

Jim Sterne

USA

Nominee
Silhouette
Amateur

"A Waiting Ketch"



A Walk in Kleinfeld's Window

Lilyan Aloma

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"A Walk in Kleinfeld's Window"
Sixth Avenue and West 20th Street, New York City, Digital Image



A Way in the Freedom

Leo Fellner

Austria

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"A Way in the Freedom"



A Window to the Sky

Jon Glaser

USA

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"A Window to the Sky"
Arches National Park, Utah



A Winter's Tale I

Carmen Spitznagel

Germany

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"A Winter's Tale I"



A Woman

Suvankar Sen

India

Nominee
People
Amateur

"A Woman"
In a rainy season's a women crossing rail line,Narayanganj,Bangladesh



A Wonderful Triangle

Heiner Pflug

Brazil

Honorable Mention
Nude
Amateur

"A Wonderful Triangle "
The picture will be published in the book 'Negra"



a world of Buddhas

Bencai Gong

USA

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Amateur

"a world of Buddhas"
Taken in myanmar in year 2016



Abandoned

Federico Cutuli

Italy

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Abandoned"
An abandoned farm on the Transcanadienne



Abandoned

Lois Alexander-Mandel

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Abandoned"
Toulon, France



Abandoned Auto Plant, Detroit

Tudor ApMadoc

USA

Nominee
Photojournalism
Amateur

"Abandoned Auto Plant, Detroit"
Hudson Factory



Abandoned Farmhouse, Antigonish

Nemo Niemann

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Abandoned Farmhouse, Antigonish"
Under a brooding sky sits an abandoned farmhouse in Antigonish, Nova Scotia



Abandoned Spring Mattress

Gregoire A. Meyer

UK

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"Abandoned Spring Mattress"
Abandoned Spring Mattress in the street of Paris



Ablution Morning

Luciano Lavadini

Italy

Nominee
People
Professional

"Ablution Morning"
Ablution morning the Gange river



Above And Below

Steve Turner

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Above And Below"
I saw the clouds building in the south so having local knowledge and radar i set up on a low rock position and waited for the storm that turned out to be one of the biggest in many years



Above Earth

Garry Wapshott

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Above Earth"



Above North Blvd No. 5

Mabry Campbell

USA

Honorable Mention
Nature
Professional

"Above North Blvd No. 5"



Above the Sky

Aleksandr Romanov

Russia

Honorable Mention
Silhouette
Amateur

"Above the Sky"
Crimea mountain Ai - Petri



Absence

Roberto Messina

Italy

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Absence"
Shot on film in may this year, in italy. A railway station underground passage. in Alessandria.



Abstract !

James Fox

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Abstract !"
Grass and tree parts



Abstract 2

James Fox

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Abstract 2"
Mist from Morning Glory pool in Yellowstone NP



Abstract Breast

Alin Karr

Australia

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Abstract Breast"
In camera multi exposure



Abstract Downtown LA

Christina Czybik

Germany

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Abstract Downtown LA"
One Exposure of the View on Downtown Los Angeles



Abstract Iceland

Christina Czybik

Germany

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Abstract Iceland"
Double Exposure of the Nature in Iceland



Abstract Justice

Gary Wiesner

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Abstract Justice"
Captured in downtown NYC as part of a collection of abstract reflections.



Abstract Landscape Study 1

Alexandre Manuel

Portugal

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"Abstract Landscape Study 1"
Bamboo sticks on a seaweed farm, China



AbstrActure 40

Sandro Tedde

Italy

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"AbstrActure 40"



AbstrActure 41

Sandro Tedde

Italy

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"AbstrActure 41"



Abused Material

Lisa Hess

Germany

Honorable Mention
Children of the World
Amateur

"Abused Material"
Against child-soldiers.



Abyss

Manfred Schroeder

Switzerland

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Abyss"
Abyss from Schilthorn



Accounting

Kip Harris

Canada

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
People
Amateur

"Accounting"
Buddhist Temple Record Keeping, Hoi An



Achafalaya #1

Diane Kaye

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Achafalaya #1"



Acqua Alta in Venice

Dominique BONNET

France

Nominee
Silhouette
Amateur

"Acqua Alta in Venice"
Venice, Italy. Silver film photograph.



Acrobat

Dianne Yudelson

USA

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Acrobat"



Action

Ale Ruaro

Brazil

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Action"
Nude, Horse, woman, action, moment,



Adapted Memories # 30

Eva Kelety

Austria

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Adapted Memories # 30"
An old gunpowder factory in Hungary



Adieu

Antero Wallinus-Rinne

Norway

Nominee
Fashion
Amateur

"Adieu"



Adoration

Chee Keong Lim

Malaysia

Nominee
People
Professional

"Adoration"
A monk sincerely praying in a tample



Advertising

Roberto Soares-Gomes

Brazil

Honorable Mention
Advertising
Professional

"Advertising"
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil



Affection

Manfred Schroeder

Switzerland

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Affection"



Afloat

Robin Ward

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Afloat"



Afloat in a Storm

Denise Dethlefsen

USA

Nominee
Sport
Amateur

"Afloat in a Storm"
Two hot-air balloons, lit by bright sunlight, float in front of stormy clouds



Afraid of Mice

Philip McKay

UK

Honorable Mention
Fine Art
Amateur

"Afraid of Mice"



Africa 1

Anthony Nex

USA

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Africa 1"



Africa 2

Anthony Nex

USA

Honorable Mention
Silhouette
Professional

"Africa 2"



Africa 3

Anthony Nex

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"Africa 3"



Africa 4

Anthony Nex

USA

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
People
Professional

"Africa 4"



Africa 5

Anthony Nex

USA

Nominee
People
Professional

"Africa 5"



African Wildlife

Susan Greeff

South Africa

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"African Wildlife"
Elephant Herd



After

Janice Tieken

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Professional

"After"
When the guests have gone, there is a silent moment in the museum.



After 9/11

Elisabeth Murray

USA

Honorable Mention
Photojournalism
Amateur

"After 9/11"
Just as I wanted to leave the 9/11 memorial I caught these two sailors checking their cellphones.



After A Bath

Nick Ng

Malaysia

Nominee
People
Professional

"After A Bath"
An immigrant prepares for the day after his bath in a building being constructed in Kuala Lumpur.



After Midnight

Liza Hennessey Botkin

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"After Midnight"
Silver gelatin print



After the Dance

Diane Kravetz

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"After the Dance"



After the Flood

yu cyuan huang

Taiwan

Nominee
Photojournalism
Amateur

"After the Flood"
Typhoon brings cruelty is profound



After Vincent

Ton Dirven

Netherlands

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction
Fine Art
Professional

"After Vincent"
tondirven



Again Child Labour

Ziaul Haque

Bangladesh

Honorable Mention
Children of the World
Professional

"Again Child Labour"
A boy was working in a ship repairing company in a awful working condition.



Agave Snow

Heather Firth

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Agave Snow"
Feeling a bit cold and prickly? In my life's work as a Life/Love & Sex Coach, I use my nature images to portray the range of human emotions—hot and cold. Snow with agave points. Sedona, AZ USA



Air Power

James McNelis

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Air Power"



Airport

Sidney Cheung

Hong Kong

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"Airport"



Airport Reflections

Joyce P. Lopez

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Airport Reflections"



Airshow

Robbie Tulloch

New Zealand

Honorable Mention
Sport
Professional

"Airshow"



Akitsushima Wreck

Henry Jager

Switzerland

Honorable Mention
Sport
Amateur

"Akitsushima Wreck"
Diver is exploring the passages in the wreck of Akitsushima, a Japanese sea plane tender of WW2.



Alaskan Sunrise

jonathan dann

USA

Honorable Mention
Nature
Professional

"Alaskan Sunrise"
alaskan cove sunrise



Alchemy

Catharine Carter

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Alchemy"



Ali Contemplates His Future

Jan Faul

USA

Honorable Mention
Sport
Professional

"Ali Contemplates His Future"
Ali Contemplates his Future



Ali Su Roma (Wings Over Rome)

David Reilly

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"Ali Su Roma (Wings Over Rome)"
I wanted to capture the unusual pose and eye contact with this gull at Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome.



Alien (1)

Karen Lawton

New Zealand

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Alien (1)"



Alien (2)

Susan Brunner

Switzerland

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Professional

"Alien (2)"



Alien Tree

Marc Cartwright

USA

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Alien Tree"
Pacific Palisades, CA



Aliens

Anita Schiedeck

Spain

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Aliens"



Alisha

Stefan Kuhn

Germany

Nominee
People
Professional

"Alisha"



All Characters are Imaginary

jayanta roy

India

Honorable Mention
Silhouette
Amateur

"All Characters are Imaginary"
All Characters are Imaginary



All Day Hanoi Bay

Fethi Karaduman

Turkey

Nominee
People
Professional

"All Day Hanoi Bay"
Hanoi Bay - Vietnam



All Eyes

Jay Bransfield

USA

Honorable Mention
People
Amateur

"All Eyes"



All Secure, Mongolia

Tariq Zaidi

UK

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
People
Professional

"All Secure, Mongolia"
A woman makes sure that her child; the eagle hunter’s grandson is safely secure



All That!

Bobby Samuels

USA

Honorable Mention
Nude
Amateur

"All That!"



All Together

Peter Svoboda

Slovak Republic

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"All Together"
Herd of sheeps feeding on Tuscan fields



Alligators in New York

Kingsley Burton

Australia

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Alligators in New York"
Reflections in New York



Almeria

Dirk Kruell

Germany

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Almeria"
Tent cities for vegetable and fruit industy hot spots in Spain close to Almeria



Aloe

Duschan Tomic

Italy

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Aloe"
Part of a series of cacti photographs while in Apulia, Italy



Alone

Brandi Grooms Johnson

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Alone"



Alone (1)

Yingting Shih

Taiwan

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Alone (1)"



Alone (2)

Joe Donohue

Canada

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Alone (2)"
An early sunday morning in March, an entire forest to myself



Alone at the Opera

Petter Rustad

Norway

Nominee
Silhouette
Amateur

"Alone at the Opera"
Oslo, Norway



Alone Time

Rex Navarro

Philippines

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Alone Time"
Just me and the sea



Alone Together

Patrick van Dam

Singapore

Nominee
People
Professional

"Alone Together"



Alone with Thundering Waters

Charles Mifsud

Malta

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Alone with Thundering Waters "
A boy using his mobile to transmit the thundering sounds to his friends



Alpaca

Samuel Hicks

UK

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
Advertising
Professional

"Alpaca"
Image from a road trip around Chile for Avis.



Alzheimer

Jano Stovka

Slovak Republic

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"Alzheimer"



Amazon Water Lillies

Robert Finkelhor

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Amazon Water Lillies "



Amber

Stanley Padilla

USA

Nominee
Nude
Amateur

"Amber"



American Mill

Jordan Reeder

USA

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Professional

"American Mill"
American Mill in Silo City, Buffalo, NY



American Shidoshi

Larry Colby

USA

Nominee
Portrait
Amateur

"American Shidoshi"
Shidoshi at the Renaissance Festival



Amnesia

Billy Monday

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Amnesia"
Amnesia (2015)



Among Canals No 18

Steve Burkett

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Among Canals No 18"
Venice, Italy



Among Canals No 2

Steve Burkett

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Among Canals No 2"
Venice, Italy



Among the Madding Crowd

Mark Chen

USA

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Amateur

"Among the Madding Crowd"
Waves crash into this pier as water swirls all around its base.



Among the Trees #4

Mary Aiu

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Among the Trees #4"



Amrap Effort

Roberto Beltran

Mexico

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence
Sport
Professional

"Amrap Effort"
During a crossfit competition in Mexico city. The athlete is trying to add one more rep to his team.



Amsterdam

marjon hoogervorst

Netherlands

Nominee
People
Professional

"Amsterdam"
Amsterdam from The Garden which is nearest to god; a temporary artwork from Taturo Atzu on the roof of the Oude Kerk.



An Abstract Eye

Dan Yang Wu

Taiwan

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"An Abstract Eye"
2016Taipei



An Offer of Marriage

Vadym Timashov

Ukraine

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"An Offer of Marriage"
Timashov Vadym



Anasasi, The Ancient Ones

Steve Bingham

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Anasasi, The Ancient Ones"
Anasasi - The Ancient Ones



Anastasia

Alexander Spasibko

Russia

Honorable Mention
Portrait
Amateur

"Anastasia"



Anatomy of a Ballerina

Eduardo Fujii

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Anatomy of a Ballerina"



Ancient Ice

Sarah Caldwell

New Zealand

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Ancient Ice"
Western peninsular Antarctica



Ancient Sport Nowadays

Lukasz Wypior

Poland

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
Sport
Amateur

"Ancient Sport Nowadays"
World's longest-running form of training which use ritual meels. Originaly used to train warriors.



Ancient Storyteller

Jon Glaser

USA

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Ancient Storyteller"
Maui



And Twelve Apostles

Lev Tsimring

USA

Honorable Mention
Silhouette
Amateur

"And Twelve Apostles"



Andre3 with His Daddy

Chieko Tanemura

USA

Nominee
Children of the World
Professional

"Andre3 with His Daddy"



Andressa

Ricardo de Vicq de Cumptich

Brazil

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Andressa"



Anesthesia

Sanghamitra Sarkar

India

Honorable Mention
Photojournalism
Amateur

"Anesthesia"



Anew

Dermot Russell

Ireland

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Amateur

"Anew"
7 World Trade Center (left) and 1 World Trade Center (right).



Angel

Dazeley

UK

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Angel"
Flying nude



Angel and her Grandfather Clock

Anthony Wadham

UK

Nominee
Nude
Amateur

"Angel and her Grandfather Clock"
Natural Light



Angel Oak

Kimara Wilhite

USA

Honorable Mention
Nature
Amateur

"Angel Oak"
The Angel Oak tree near Charleston, SC. Records indicate it is at least 500 years old.



Angelo Wraps Ali's Hands

Jan Faul

USA

Honorable Mention
People
Professional

"Angelo Wraps Ali's Hands"
Muhammad Ali, Deer Lake, 1973



Angels Wings

Carolyn Knorr

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Angels Wings"
She looked up and saw her sister ascend to heaven.



Angleirons

Newton More

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Angleirons"
360 -degree pinhole, paper negative contact print.



Angry Building

Ivan Joshua Loh

Singapore

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Angry Building "



Anguish

Scott Pierson

USA

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Anguish"
Very Emotive shot capture at pogo's in the Abandoned house that is there.



Anna Lund

Anne Hojlund Nicolajsen

USA

Honorable Mention
Fashion
Professional

"Anna Lund"



Anne Black Lake II

Trond M. Skaret

Norway

Honorable Mention
Nude
Amateur

"Anne Black Lake II"



Annoying Mom

Larry Colby

USA

Honorable Mention
Wildlife
Amateur

"Annoying Mom"
Playful cub getting Mom's attention, South Africa



Another Life

Bencai Gong

USA

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Another Life"
There are more than 600,000 monks living in Myanmar. This special group has another life.



Another World

Bencai Gong

USA

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Another World"
taken in Myanmar year 2016



Antarctic Evening

Stephen Allworth

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Antarctic Evening"
A calm evening in the Lemaire Channel, Antarctica



Antarctic Freshwater Ice

Tim Lucas

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Antarctic Freshwater Ice"
Freshwater ice, captured floating in the Antarctic Waters of South Shetland.



Antlers Avenue

Amardeep Singh

India

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"Antlers Avenue"
Mongolia



Anvers Island

Brian Jones

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Anvers Island"



Anxious

Liz Hardley

New Zealand

Honorable Mention
Sport
Amateur

"Anxious"



Any Which Way

Linda Jarrett

New Zealand

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Amateur

"Any Which Way"



Apache

Charles Mifsud

Malta

Nominee
Portrait
Amateur

"Apache"
An modern Apache in Sedona USA



Apart

Jill Snyder

USA

Honorable Mention
Wildlife
Amateur

"Apart"



Apocalisse

Federico Cutuli

Italy

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Apocalisse"
Hasselblad 500C



Apple Store Staircase

Sarah Caldwell

New Zealand

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Apple Store Staircase"



Apple Tree Naked Dance

Lee Gordon

USA

Honorable Mention
Nature
Professional

"Apple Tree Naked Dance"
apple tree dancing naked in winter fog



Approaching Storm

Stephen Weaver

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Approaching Storm"
Summer storm building over bison on the Medano Ranch with the great sandunees and mountains in the background



Aqueduct

Klaus-Juergen Roericht

Switzerland

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Aqueduct"



Arcade

David Thrower

UK

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Arcade"
Arcade in Central London



Arcades

Roman Dadiomov

Russia

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Arcades"



Arch

Devin Campbell

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Amateur

"Arch"



Arches

Francesco Caso

Italy

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Arches"
Calatrava structure in Valencia (Spain) - Detail



Architecture

Roberto Soares-Gomes

Brazil

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Architecture"
Museu do Amanhã, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.



Arcology1

Mihai Florea

Australia

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Amateur

"Arcology1"



Arcology2

Mihai Florea

Australia

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Arcology2"



Arctic explorers

Adolfo Enriquez Calo

Spain

Honorable Mention
Silhouette
Professional

"Arctic explorers"
image taken in Iceland after a snowstorm.light reflecting perfectly the snow reveals the silhouettes of these explorers



Arctic Fox II

Arnfinn Johansen

Norway

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"Arctic Fox II"
Dovrefjell, Norway



Arctic Northern Lights and Tent

Thomas Kokta

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Arctic Northern Lights and Tent"
Clear Skies at -40 with Brilliant Northern Lights in the high Arctic



Are We Having Fun Yet?

Bernard Werner

USA

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Are We Having Fun Yet?"



Are You Following Me

Harvey Duze

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"Are You Following Me"
2 turtles sitting on a partially submerged log on a warm and sunny fall afternoon.



Are You With Me?

Massimiliano Balo

UK

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Are You With Me?"



Argentine Tango

Gloria Golden

USA

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Argentine Tango"
Moving to tango rhythms with undeniable passion



Argonauts

Oleg Volovik

USA

Honorable Mention
Fashion
Professional

"Argonauts"



Aria Falls

Robert Hewgley

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Aria Falls"



Aria Nite

Robert Hewgley

USA

Honorable Mention
Abstract
Amateur

"Aria Nite"



Armin and his Wippets

Dayle Ann Clavin

Austria

Nominee
Portrait
Amateur

"Armin and his Wippets"
They are family, Armin and his beautiful wippets



Arms Folded

Robert Hale

USA

Nominee
Nude
Amateur

"Arms Folded"
Jillian with arms folded



Around the Corner and Down the Street

Wendi Schneider

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Around the Corner and Down the Street"
Pigment ink on vellum over white gold leaf. Finding balance between the real and the imagined to illuminate the grace of the natural world. From "States of Grace: Flora"



Around the Nature

Dmitryi Chelyapin

Russia

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Around the Nature"



Arrangement #3

Ross Thompson

Australia

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Arrangement #3"
A sand-blown natural sculpture, in Bunjalung National Park, Australia.



Arsenale Wall, Venice

Matteo Chinellato

Italy

Honorable Mention
Still Life
Professional

"Arsenale Wall, Venice"
The wall of the Arsenale of Venice



Art 198A

Madhur Shroff

India

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Art 198A"
SHOT ON 120 FORMAT FILM & PRINTED IN DARKROOM. DRUM SCANNED FOR DIGITIZATION. NO RETOUCHING.



Art Dealer

Kathryn Riesz Schapper

USA

Honorable Mention
People
Professional

"Art Dealer"
Beijing China Art Seller



Art Fair

Claude Ka Kit Tsang

Hong Kong

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Art Fair"
International Art Fair in Hong Kong



Art Gallery Desk

Yoshiteru Yamamoto

Canada

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Art Gallery Desk"
Working at the Art Gallery



Art Gallery of Alberta

Emo Gene

Canada

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Art Gallery of Alberta"
Single exposure. Reflections partially mask interior view.



Art of Construction

Aram Hovsepian

USA

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Art of Construction"



Art with Soap

Ziaul Haque

Bangladesh

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Art with Soap"
This is a candid shot of a man while taking bath at river.



Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge in Charleston

Amy Siqveland

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge in Charleston"
Third longest cable-stayed bridge in the Western Hemisphere.



Artistic patterns

Kumkum Prakash Selvaraju

India

Nominee
Abstract
Amateur

"Artistic patterns"
Artistic patterns around the evolution of life.



Artists Bride

Andreas Buebl

Austria

Honorable Mention
Nude
Professional

"Artists Bride"
Vienna



Artists of the Place Du Tertre

Darcy Brown

UK

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"Artists of the Place Du Tertre"
Taken near the Sacre Coeur at the Place Du Tertre square, Paris.



Aryani in Window Seat Listening to Mama Play

Martin Miller

USA

Nominee
People
Professional

"Aryani in Window Seat Listening to Mama Play"



Aryani with Musical Instruments

Martin Miller

USA

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"Aryani with Musical Instruments"



Ascending

Jan Halle

Japan

Nominee
People
Professional

"Ascending"
Business men on the move



Asian Dream

Marco Benedetti

Switzerland

Nominee
Fine Art
Professional

"Asian Dream"
Asian Dream



Astonished Owl Chick

Mohammad Murad

Kuwait

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"Astonished Owl Chick"
Pharaoh Eagle Owl Chick Posing Inside Its Nest Which Was Under A Big Rock



Astrantia Skeleton

Ulla Cornelius

Germany

Honorable Mention
Still Life
Amateur

"Astrantia Skeleton "



Astrolab

Volker Birke

Germany

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Astrolab"
Remnants of an abandoned coking plant, an industrial heritage site at Lauchhammer equipped with an observation deck



Astroland

C.W. Gaskill

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Astroland"
Cyclone Roller-Coaster Coney Island New York



Astronauts & Indians Bowl

Dunja Dumanski

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Professional

"Astronauts & Indians Bowl"
Collaboration of Small Green Door and Astronauts & Indians



Astronauts & Indians Hanging Piece

Dunja Dumanski

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"Astronauts & Indians Hanging Piece"
Collaboration of Small Green Door and Astronauts & Indians



Asy

Nikolay Smolyak

Russia

Nominee
Children of the World
Amateur

"Asy"



At Mt. Rushmore

Joe Patronite

USA

Nominee
Children of the World
Professional

"At Mt. Rushmore"
Being youngsters, these two boys are more interested in other sites at Mt. Rushmore National Monumen



At My Feet

Lucy A Kennedy

USA

Nominee
Abstract
Professional

"At My Feet"
Sands of the Pacific.



At Play

Robi Chakraborty

USA

Nominee
Children of the World
Amateur

"At Play"
Bolpur, West Bengal, India



At Rest

Glyn Davies

UK

Honorable Mention
Nude
Professional

"At Rest"
Naked man on a coffin shaped rock in a deserted cove



At The Gate

Ron Cooper

USA

Honorable Mention
Children of the World
Amateur

"At The Gate"



AT&T Building, Manhattan

Slobodan Blagojevic

USA

Honorable Mention
Architectural
Professional

"AT&T Building, Manhattan"
AT&T building in Manhattan, lit by an early morning sun



Atchafalaya Dawn

John Eaton

USA

Honorable Mention
Nature
Amateur

"Atchafalaya Dawn"



Atmosphere

Pedro Noel da Luz

Portugal

Nominee
Silhouette
Professional

"Atmosphere"
One men walking in the Porto de Mós beach in the portuguese city of Lagos



Atop the Gare du Nord

Anne Eigen

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Atop the Gare du Nord"
At the top of the Gare du Nord train station in Paris



Attacus Atlas

Linda Cutche

New Zealand

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"Attacus Atlas"



Attempt

Jennifer Bucheit

USA

Honorable Mention
Still Life
Professional

"Attempt"
Attempt



Audacious

Jennifer Ribout

Canada

Nominee
Fashion
Professional

"Audacious"



Augen

Erika Tanzer

Austria

Nominee
Portrait
Amateur

"Augen"
at the bodypainting-world-festival 2015 in Pörtschach



August Morning Dew

Michael Rausch

USA

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"August Morning Dew"
Summer dew on grass heads



Aurora

Samuel Feron

France

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Aurora"
I used this fence in the foreground to echo the form of the Northern light



Australian Bearded Dragon

Dianne Yudelson

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"Australian Bearded Dragon"



Autumn Morning

Michael Lauer

Germany

Honorable Mention
Nature
Amateur

"Autumn Morning"
Fog flows through the forest as the first light of the day reaches the valley



Avalanche Control

joshua weinfeld

USA

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Avalanche Control"
Pedaling my bike around Canmore, AB I came to a road of stopped traffic. Funny to me considering there wasn't a traffic signal for miles. Controlled avalanches are the prescribed method for avoiding d



Avangard

George Mayer

Russia

Honorable Mention
Fashion
Professional

"Avangard"



Aviation

Timothy Griffith

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Aviation"
Detail of the folded glass facade on the recently completed Aviation Plaza in Chengdu.



Avipsa Hamo

Larry Louie

Canada

Nominee
Children of the World
Professional

"Avipsa Hamo "
Avipsa Hamo age 11. Earthquake survivor. 6 months after the devastating earthquake in Nepal



Avocado on Black

Wesley Pettus

USA

Honorable Mention
Still Life
Amateur

"Avocado on Black"
Just a simple avocado that I was going to have for breakfast. After I cut it open I saw that the pattern in the fruit was unique and couldn't pass up a chance to photograph it. Breakfast was late.



Awaiting Perseus

Charles Laurier Dufour

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Awaiting Perseus"
Featuring Roarie Yum



Axé 2

Paulo Mittelman

Brazil

Nominee
Portrait
Amateur

"Axé 2"
These Bahian women clearly represent the syncretism, common among Brazilians.



Ayodhya

Alexandru Ilea

Romania

Nominee
Children of the World
Amateur

"Ayodhya"
A scene from the holy city of Ayodhya, India.



№1

Alexandr Pantyushin

Russia

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement
Still Life
Amateur

"№1"



Été Chaud

Alex Litt

Moldova

Honorable Mention
Nude
Amateur

"Été Chaud"
Art nude photo of two young women as "interior elements" of the pure nature



BA Bridge

Stephen Allworth

Australia

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"BA Bridge"
Pedestrian bridge in Buenos Aires



Babels Tower

Olav-Inge Alfheim

Norway

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Babels Tower"
At Iceland' s south coast. A lighthouse, clody weather... and suddenly I was thinking on Babels Tower.



Baby Ape

Rolf Walther

Germany

Honorable Mention
Wildlife
Professional

"Baby Ape"



Baby Blues Bickering

Larry Colby

USA

Nominee
Wildlife
Amateur

"Baby Blues Bickering"
Great blue heron chicks fighting for position in the nest



Baby Orang Utan

Rolf Walther

Germany

Nominee
Wildlife
Professional

"Baby Orang Utan"



Baby's Breath

Ronald Cooley

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"Baby's Breath"



Back Alley

Tudor ApMadoc

USA

Nominee
Still Life
Amateur

"Back Alley"
Alley behind an abandoned building in Detroit



Back Off

Terry Self

Canada

Nominee
Sport
Amateur

"Back Off"



Back Stage Sneak

Gary Breckheimer

USA

Nominee
Nude
Professional

"Back Stage Sneak"
Photograph downtown LA behind the Los Angeles Theatre



Back Stairs

Arlene Vidor

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Amateur

"Back Stairs"



Back To School / One

Wolfgang Stahl

Germany

Nominee
Portrait
Professional

"Back To School / One"



Backlight

Manfred Schroeder

Switzerland

Nominee
Nature
Amateur

"Backlight"
Backlight in the mountains



Backlit

Charles Laurier Dufour

USA

Honorable Mention
Nude
Professional

"Backlit"
Featuring Roarie Yum



Backstage Reflection

Edmond Terakopian

UK

Honorable Mention
People
Professional

"Backstage Reflection"
Sofia Larsson, reflects on her performance backstage and awaits her cue for her next scene



Backstage Tunnel

Edmond Terakopian

UK

Nominee
People
Professional

"Backstage Tunnel"
Miss Wordsworth, played by Natasha Day, waits in the "cross over" tunnel backstage before performing



Backyard Wedding

Jackie Donnelly

USA

Nominee
People
Professional

"Backyard Wedding"
The couple shares an intimate moment in the middle of a backyard wedding



Badger Ammo Plant

Reece Donihi

USA

Nominee
Architectural
Professional

"Badger Ammo Plant"
Remanants of Badger Ammo Plant



Balance (1)

Brian Jones

Australia

Nominee
People
Amateur

"Balance (1)"



Balance (2)

TM Reymond

Netherlands

Honorable Mention
People
Professional

"Balance (2)"



Balck Falls

Mike Reyfman

USA

Nominee
Nature
Professional

"Balck Falls"
Svartifoss (Black Falls) is a waterfall in Skaftafell in Vatnajökull National Park in Iceland.



Balcony Silhouettes

Sandra Uittenbogaart

Netherlands

Nominee
Silhouette
Amateur

"Balcony Silhouettes"
Balconies in new Lloyd Quarter, Rotterdam. Photographed in backlight.



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