The nature photo contest of the Stelvio, Gran Paradiso, Abruzzo-Lazio-Molise, and Vanoise National Parks is back(Pescasseroli, 12 Dec 16)
Registration is open for the 12th edition of "Fotografare il Parco", the international contest promoted by the Stelvio, Gran Paradiso, Abruzzo-Lazio-Molise, and Vanoise National Parks, together with Swarovski Optik Italia, and supported by Alparc (Rete delle Aree Protette Alpine - Network of Alpine Protected Areas) and Federparchi.
The four protected areas invite all nature and photography enthusiasts who wish to capture national parks'uniquely rich and beautiful heritage of biodiversity, and to let their work reach a wide audience.
Winners will receive Swarovski and Nikon equipment to observe and photograph nature, discount tickets for the professional photo lab Photogem, stays in the parks, and subscriptions to the magazine "La Rivista della Natura", specialised in nature and environment and media partner of the contest.
Registration is open until 30th September 2017. Each photographer may compete in the five sections listed in the contest regulation, with up to four photos for each section, in colour or black and white.
Participation is free. The regulation and information on how to send the pictures can be found on the contest website www.fotografareilparco.it
For further information you can contact the National Parks:
Parco Nazionale dello Stelvio
Tel. ++39 0342900811
Ente Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso
Tel. ++39 0118606211
Ente Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo, Lazio e Molise
Tel. ++39 08639113220
Parc national de la Vanoise
Tel. ++33 (0)479628964