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Forest Photographs - Winners

Share your unique vision of forests.

This is the first ever global initiative by the UNFFS to acknowledge and honour efforts to visually capture the significant, extraordinary and unique connection of people and forests. We received 426 entries from 39 countries. The highest number of entries are from: Russia, Indonesia, Ukraine, Turkey and India.

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Winners, in alphabetical order:

Honourable mentions, in alphabetical order:

  • Farming the forest by Lamphay Inthakoun, Lao
  • Forests are "honey" for traditional tribals by Aulia Erlangga, Indonesia
  • Hungry animals in winter by Muzaffer Ketmen, Turkey
  • Mangrove forest reforestation by Irwandi M. Gade, Indonesia
  • Once a playground and source of life by Budi Setiawan, Indonesia
  • Pine forest by Zulkarnaen Syri Lokesyware, Indonesia
  • Pray by Danang Sujati, Indonesia
  • What if this is the last tree? by Dwi Kristiyadi, Indonesia
  • Wood Man by Somenath Mukhopadhyay India

The jury would further like to provide special acknowledgements to:

  • Am I visible? by Ajay Chandwani, India
  • Beech avenue in autumn by Robert Clamp, United Kingdom
  • Collecting fodder by Sandesh Timilsina, Nepal
  • Northern Hawk Owl by Finella Pescott, Canada
  • Rubber farmers by Rahmat Rahim Nur, Indonesia
  • Walking alone by Ali Mustofa, Indonesia

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