Siena International Photography Awards has become one of the photo contests with the highest international participation ever. With images submitted by photographers from over 100 countries around the world, the Award highlights how Siena is one of the most artistically established towns in the world.
About the Siena International Photography Awards
Art Photo Travel is a no-profit association that creates cultural initiatives aimed at spreading, promoting and enhancing art, monuments, traditions, cultures and natural beauty from all around the world. Initiatives and projects address not only at those who love art and culture, but also to those interested in the most unknown and less touristy spots of various worldwide locations. An approach focus to mature awareness towards a culture mainly orientated to support the understanding of places, of populations and of people. Art Photo Travel holds every year an international photography contest, the Siena International Photo Awards, in order to set up a new opportunity to favour the gathering among people, photography lovers, art and culture enthusiasts. The Siena International Photo Awards is open to all photographers, professionals, enthusiasts and new talents from all around the world.
Themes and categories
The photos must be based on the following categories and themes:
OPEN: Abstract, Automotive, Beauty, Conceptual, Dinamics & Movement, Fashion, Fine Art, Food, Music & Dance, Nudes, Product / Objects, Still Life, Wedding, Science and Research, Other
TRAVEL: Culture, Daily Life, Documentary & Photojournalism, Street Photography, Trip memories & Adventures, Other
PEOPLE AND PORTRAIT: Men, Women, Children, Portraits, Other
NATURE: Aerial, Astrophotography, Environmental, Flowers & Plants, Trees, Mountains, Landscapes, Macro, Nightscape, Panorama, Seascapes/Waterscapes, Star Trail, Underwater, Other
WILDLIFE: Animals in nature (not domestic animal species), Birds, Fishes, Others
ARCHITETTURE: Bridges, Buildings, Cityscapes, Industrial, Interior, Panorama, Other
SPORT: Any kind of professional and no professional sports, amateurs
WINE (Special theme of the year): In order to promote the wine sector with sustainable strategies, the new 2016 SIPAContest free theme is Wine, in any stage of its life cycle: from vineyards to the cellars, winery processing, packaging, distribution, marketing, to the unrepeatable joy of a glass of wine!
STORYBORD: Sequence of images (min. 5 max 9) that tell a story. The same image can not participate in more than one section.