Finalists and Honorable Mentions
Congratulations to the finalists!
Location: Bali, Indonesia
"This moment captured, showcases the cultural diversity of these Balinese Locals by engaging in their religious practice of spiritually cleansing themselves".
"This photograph is a moment that I have captured during my travels of people leading their everyday lives which while for them appear mundane for us are quite breathtaking. Many people lead so many different lives while so seemingly ignorant of the larger world filled with so much diversity".
Location: Aparados da Serra National Parkin Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
"This photo was taken in the Aparados da Serra National Park, where the gaucho riders were gathered to go on horseback riding during Farroupilha Week, which takes place every year in September, when Gaucho Day is celebrated in the State of Rio Grande do Sul. It’s a very strong and local culture, influenced by Uruguayan culture. The riderthat appears in the photos is my father, he is also wearing traditional clothes from our gaucho culture".