Terre Sauvage and UICN presents Melvita Nature Images Awards 2013 International contest of images and photojournalism - 3rd edition

Providing emotion through an image is the first step towards nature preservation»

Louis-Marie Préau, president of the jury 2013

Melvita, sponsor of Nature Images Awards 2013

MELVITA, celebrating its 30th anniversary, is once agains our Sponsor for 2013 Nature Images Awards. MELVITA places “nature at the heart” of every action: located in the heart of Ardèche nature, renowned pioneer in ecological and organic cosmetics, Melvita Foundation is widely involved into bees protection movements and education on nature preservation. Created in 1983 in a beekeeping farm, MELVITA’s vocation is to enlighten the beauty of nature and makes a particular focus on bees, for their singularity. For its anniversary, MELVITA will award a “Golden Bee” for the best photo of a bee.

Will you be the nature photojournalist of year 2013?

This new edition of Nature Images Awards is organized by Terre Sauvage and IUCN. Your are invited to confront amateur and professional photographers of the whole world, motivated by the same passion, telling nature and exploring relationships between mankind and nature.

The photojournalist of the year will be awarded with the Grand Prize from all categories, selected among the 8 categories of the contest.

Will you engage «the» picture which, by itself, depicts a whole, unique universe, or will you submit a series of pictures, like a storyteller? The variety of contest categories offers everyone the opportunity to express his talent.