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Siena International Photo Award is one of the photo contests with the highest international participation ever. 2016 edition has received nearly 50.000 images from amateur and professional photographers from 130 countries worldwide.

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Photo of the Day

Each day the Picture Editor of Siena International Photo Awards features the “Photo of the Day” choosed among thousands images entered from all over the world.
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The "underwater" photography triumphs at the Siena International Photo Awards

French photographer Greg Lecoeur and Norwegian photographer Audun Rikardsen are respectively the overall winner and the Best Author of the second edition of the SIPAContest.


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Fragile Ice: Glaciers and polar regions on a changing planet

Although ice has the power to carve through mountains creating prairies and lakes, its strength now diminishes each day as the ice drips away, unreplenished. We find images [...]


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The Pangea Prize

The Pangea Prize represents a light drop which becomes, as if by magic, the symbol par excellence as the light nourishes photography. A metaphor of perfection, reflection, refraction, for optical lenses and imagination, the future and the world. It also takes on the embrace that the "Siena International Photo Awards" organisers wish to create with the world gathered in Siena during the days of the Festival with photographers from all continents: all together to support the love for images, for the transparency of man acts, for the harmony of light, for the sweetness of colours, for the good and beautiful.



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"Beyond the Lens" the 2016 photo book

The photo book "Beyond the Lens" 2016 collects the best shots of the 2016 edition of Siena International Photo Awards published thanks to the generous contribution of Mark Getty, co-founder of Getty Images [...]



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Photo exhibition "Beyond the Lens"

“Beyond the lens” is a widespread photo exhibition showcased in important historical venues throughout the city of Siena with the best images of Siena International Photography Awards every edition.


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The Jurors

Eric Nathan

South Africa

Guo Jing

China


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