MOEW announced the photo contest “Love for Nature in 4 Seasons”

04 Oct, 2019 | 16:58

The Ministry of Environment and Water announced a photo contest entitled "Love for Nature in 4 seasons". We invite those who are tempted to find beauty in nature and capture it in photos they are ready to share. Photographs must meet one important condition - to reflect the beauty of our country’s nature during the four seasons, to be recent, and taken in Bulgaria in the last two years.

 The purpose of the competition is to enable talented people, inspired by the beauty of Bulgarian nature, to demonstrate their skill and express their love and respect for the unique natural resources, landmarks, and biodiversity of our country in different seasons.

 Each participant can send up to 4 pictures, preferably but not necessarily, from different seasons. The contest opens on October 4th and photos will be accepted until October 25th 2019 included. You can send the photos to All eligible entries that have entered to contest will be posted on the Ministry's Facebook page.

 At the final stage, three photos will be ranked in each category - "Spring", "Summer", "Autumn", and "Winter", respectively, with first, second and third place. The works will be judged by a jury with an Honorary Chairman the Minister of Environment and Water Neno Dimov. Their professional value will be evaluated by the professional photographer Desislava Kulelieva. The jury will include representatives of the MOEW Press center, as well as of the Directorate "National Nature Conservation Service".

 The results will be announced on the Facebook page by October 31st, 2019. The winner photos will become part of the MOEW annual calendar for 2020 and will be displayed in the Ministry building. The prize fund consists of first, second, and third place vouchers for 5, 4 and 3 nights respectively at the MOEW visitor centers located in Arkutino, Kamchia, Smolyan, Batak, Predela, Ogosta, and Pirin National Park.