The Biodiversity Photography Contest has as main objective to promote the theme of biological natural heritage, namely the natural regions, the ecosystems, the habitats and the species of wild fauna and flora, through the selection and classification of photographs related to this theme. It also intends to promote nature photography and promote its growth and development, in addition to launching the debate and reflection of society on the need of knowing, promoting and conserving biodiversity.

2023 Winners


category “Birds”

1st place – Baiju Patil


2nd place – Rogério de Castro Duarte e Silva


3rd place – Mario Cea Sánchez



category “Another Fauna”

1st place – Ashane Marasinghe


2nd place – Dileep Sasidharan


3rd place – Anirban Dutta



category “Flora and Fungi”

1st place – Paulo Jorge Adão Rocha


2nd place – Luís Miguel de Araújo Afonso


3rd place – Márcio António Esteves Cabral



category “Landscape and Natural Habitats”

1st place – Hira Punjabi


2nd place – Mário André Barros da Cunha


3rd place – Luís Miguel de Araújo Afonso



Carvalho Araújo Award

Ricardo Lourenço