Photograph competition "My Barents Region" was organized in the spiring 2013. Competition was open to everyone and it was organized in order to find inspiring cover pictures for Barents Studies: Peoples, Economies and Politics.
Organizers received 122 great photos from 17 talented photographers. Participants from different parts of the Barents region had photographed cooperation, peoples and resources of the region from many different point of views. The Editorial Board of the journal chose a winner picture from each participation category. Each winning picture will be published in one of the covers of the journal launched during 2013-2014.
The awarded photographers:
1st place: Irina Nazarova (Category 2: Peoples of the region)
2nd place: Tarja Länsman (Category 1: Cooperation across the region)
3rd place: Stefán Erlingsson (Category 3: Resources for the region and beyond)
The winning photographs will be published together with the particular issue of the journal
Image credit: Alexander Golubnik Image credit: Evgeny Ermolaev
Invitation for the photograph competition:
Photo competition My Barents Region_invitation.pdf (English)
Valokuvakilpailu_Minun Barentsin alueeni_kutsu.pdf (Finnish)
Мой Баренц регион - фотоконкурс.pdf (Russian)
Barentsregionen - Min fotokonkurranse.pdf (Norwegian)