Nature Photo Contest "The Mediterranean Temporary Ponds"

Winners

Category: "FAUNA"

1st place - Vicente Sancho Alchayde (Valencia) - "Is hard to be an amphibian"
1st place - Vicente Sancho Alchayde (Valencia) - "Is hard to be an amphibian"
2nd place - Salvatore Frau (Nuoro) - "Hyla sarda nello stagno temporaneo di Monte Rosso"
2nd place - Salvatore Frau (Nuoro) - "Hyla sarda nello stagno temporaneo di Monte Rosso"
3rd place - Ugo Ferrero (Taranto) - "Lepidurus couesii"
3rd place - Ugo Ferrero (Taranto) - "Lepidurus couesii"

Category: "FLORA"

1st place - Caterina Mattana (Abbasanta - OR) - "Dolcemente bianco a 'Paule Longa'"
1st place - Caterina Mattana (Abbasanta - OR) - "Dolcemente bianco a 'Paule Longa'"
2nd place - Maria Depratis (Trinità d'Agultu - OT) - "Ranunculus sp."
2nd place - Maria Depratis (Trinità d'Agultu - OT) - "Ranunculus sp."
3rd place - Simonetta Figus (Sanluri - CA) - "Beranu in su Paui"
3rd place - Simonetta Figus (Sanluri - CA) - "Beranu in su Paui"

Category: "Landscape"

1st place - Veronica Pisu (Porto Torres - SS) - "Fornelli e Castellaccio"
1st place - Veronica Pisu (Porto Torres - SS) - "Fornelli e Castellaccio"
2nd place - Antonio Forma (Sarule - NU) - "Le creste calcaree di Oseli nella luce del tramonto riflesse a Or Mares con i ranuncoli in fiore"
2nd place - Antonio Forma (Sarule - NU) - "Le creste calcaree di Oseli nella luce del tramonto riflesse a Or Mares con i ranuncoli in fiore"
3rd place - Ilaria Fozzi (Sassari) - "Alba ad Orroli"
3rd place - Ilaria Fozzi (Sassari) - "Alba ad Orroli"

Special Mention

Category: "FAUNA"

Michele Pes (Bolotana - NU) - "Damigella"
Michele Pes (Bolotana - NU) - "Damigella"
Marco Secci (Villaputzu - CA) - "La natrice viperina e le formiche si spartiscono il pesce"
Marco Secci (Villaputzu - CA) - "La natrice viperina e le formiche si spartiscono il pesce"
Edoardo Simula (Porto Torres - SS) - "Hyla sarda"
Edoardo Simula (Porto Torres - SS) - "Hyla sarda"

Category: "FLORA"

Mauro Murru (Muravera - CA) - "Fungo di Malta (Cynomorium coccineum)"
Mauro Murru (Muravera - CA) - "Fungo di Malta (Cynomorium coccineum)"
Gianluca Serra (San Sperate - CA) - "Mondi sommersi (Nymphaea alba L.)"
Gianluca Serra (San Sperate - CA) - "Mondi sommersi (Nymphaea alba L.)"
Pes Michele (Bolotana - NU) - "Ranuncoli"
Pes Michele (Bolotana - NU) - "Ranuncoli"

Category: "Landscape"

Vicente Sancho Alchayde (Valencia) - "A witness from another time"
Vicente Sancho Alchayde (Valencia) - "A witness from another time"
Federico Casti (San Sperate - CA) - "Paradiso in Primavera"
Federico Casti (San Sperate - CA) - "Paradiso in Primavera"
Marcello Piccitto (Lanusei - OG) - "Aurora: Paule ‘e Su Fenu"
Marcello Piccitto (Lanusei - OG) - "Aurora: Paule ‘e Su Fenu"
Alessandro Niedda (Sassari) - "Little Paradise (Stagno temporaneo Monte Rosso, Olmedo)"
Alessandro Niedda (Sassari) - "Little Paradise (Stagno temporaneo Monte Rosso, Olmedo)"
Giulia Mameli (Sassari) - "L'immenso"
Giulia Mameli (Sassari) - "L'immenso"

PAULIS Project launches the first Photo Contest on Mediterranean Temporary Ponds.

The competition, organized in collaboration with Sardegna Natura, P.Ass.I.Flora Ambiente and Società Botanica Italiana - Sardinian Section, will have as its main topics the flora, the fauna and the landscapes of Mediterranean temporary ponds.

The participation is open to amateur and professional photographers and is free of charge.

The contest is divided in three categories: flora, fauna and landscape.

The jury will reward the pictures that will stand out for creativity, observing capabilities and photographic quality in depicting the natural aspects of temporary ponds.

The selected photos will be displayed during the International Symposium on Mediterranean Temporary Ponds (Sassari, April, 15th, 16th and 17th, 2015.

The winners announcement will be on April 15th, 2015.

To know the rules and how to participate, please, download the following documentation:

Download the Rules Regolamento concorso fotografico

Download the Application Form Modulo di partecipazione

Download the Flier jpg