Smithsonian’s 9th Annual Photo Competition: Finalists

1. Kyaw Kyaw Winn in Myanmar.

14,000 plus photographers, 109 countries, 50 finalists. The entries for the Smithsonian’s 9th Annual Photo Competition were spread across five categories: Altered Images, Americana, the Natural World, People, and Travel. Here is a sampling of some of the final shortlisted entries.

2. Nimai Chandra Ghosh in West Bengal, India.

3. Wayne Bennett in New York, USA.

4. Jamie Illian in Nebraska, USA.

5. Paula Durham in South Africa.

6. David Lazar in Inle Lake, Myanmar.

7. Nancy Breslin in New York, USA.

8. Nicholas Wiesnet in Ethiopia.

9. Lucy Chien in Oregon, USA.

10. Pamela Maiato. Inverted Tubes. (Altered Images category)

11. Brian Day. Detroit. (Altered Images category)

12. Janwalai Kusuwan. New York City. (Altered Images category)

13. Jamie Scarrow in Antarctica.

14. Jia Han Dong in China.

15. Shyamal Das in Sikkim, India.

16. Robyn Meyer in Lincoln, California, USA.

17. Steven Ross in Yellowstone National Park, USA.

18. Marcel van Balken in Valencia, Spain.

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rubina s
rubina s
8 years ago

i just got a new Leica camera 4 my birthday and have just been getting used to it. i am 15 and i really want to improve at photography, so this is a great inspiration

thanks :)

Junaid
Junaid
8 years ago

The winners have been announced. Some from this list have it to the winners list, check out the Smithsonian Mag site..google.

almostashutterbug
almostashutterbug
8 years ago

when oh when will i be able to clik like this!? :)

Isaac M
Isaac M
8 years ago

Amazing is the word.

Dipen
Dipen
8 years ago

Somehow I prefer the natural pics to the altered ones,,,,,,..

Doc
Doc
8 years ago

Very very interesting images.

Livoska
Livoska
8 years ago

These are absolutely brilliant pics. Made my day.

Sameer
Sameer
8 years ago

Winners all of them! No argument.

eliza
eliza
8 years ago

Sharing it now. Great blog btw.

Brennan
Brennan
8 years ago

Excellent photos,,,,,,,to me the no.2 from India, the face and the feet…kept me smiling, doesnt happen often

Jose C
Jose C
8 years ago

OMG Antarcticaaaaa.!

VK
VK
8 years ago

inspiring stuff man! ty

Wahid N
Wahid N
8 years ago

Wow these are beautiful pictures. thank you.

Aeshna
Aeshna
8 years ago

Gorgeous photographs. I don’t envy the judges their task in choosing the winner!

Pavel T
Pavel T
8 years ago

Lincoln California………….The Fall of the House of Usher. Amazing.

Brijesh
Brijesh
8 years ago

I love the Indian ones the best lol

svabiano
svabiano
8 years ago

fantastic finalists i must say. the city in trouble – detroit one is haunting…

GR
GR
8 years ago

Stunning and more stunning! :) I am beginning to fall in luv with ur blog.