2016 Focus on Your World Environmental Photo Contest !


Friday, July 8, 2016 - 00:00

<2016 Focus on Your World Environmental Photo Contest!>


Open to All Photographers Worldwide


1.Environmental Photography

2.Staged Environmental Photography


1.Beautiful Planet

2.Small Hope

3.A Healthy Environment for Healthy People (2016 World Environment Day Guideline)


1.Entry Period : 8.April.2016 to 8.July.2016

2.Announcement : August 2016, on submission website

3.Award Ceremony : Winners will be individually contacted

4.Prize : Total KRW 23,200,000(Grand Prize KRW 5,000,000)


1.File Format : JPG

2.File Size

   -Environmental Photography : At least 3,600 pixels in width

   -Staged Environmental Photography : At least 1,920 pixels in width

3.Submit your work online



*Entry Rules

>>Common Rules

1) No limit on the numbers of photos per person

2) One person wins one prize only

3) The photo which has to contain environmental messages must be an original work or staged by the entrant

4) The entrant must not infringe any copyrights or any other rights of any third party(portrait rights, etc)

5) A copy or imitation of another's work in not allowed. If it occurs, winner's prize will be forfeited

6) Photo must have been taken within 3 years before the contest

7) Any marks in photos is banned (painting with hands, initials, etc)

8) Only online entries will be eligible (Mail, submission of USB is not allowed)

9) All submitted photographs will not be returned

>>Environmental Photography

1) Both Single photo and Photo Series are acceptable

2) Photo Series contain 2 to 5 photos

3) Photo editing is not allowed (Retouching, composition, etc)

4) Detailed description of photo editing must be submitted (if any)

>>Staged Environmental Photography

1) Using props, items and staged actions are acceptable

2) Photo retouching, composition and color correction are available

3) It is essential to use all image sources permitted under fair use


UNEP National Committee of Korea


Ministry of Environment, Hyundai Oilbank 1% NANUM Foundation


UNEP National Committee of Korea

Planning & Cooperation Team

E-mail : [email protected]

Tel. +82-2-720-1011

Web. www.unep.or.kr