Nominee, Conceptual, Amateur. ‘Extinction – No One Left to Follow’ by Justin Peters

The winners of the 7th Fine Art Photography Awards present a surreal assortment of shots from sci-fi styled snaps of subways to spectacularly sublime landscapes. We’ve handpicked our highlights from this year’s massive collection of celebrated images.

Founded in 2014, the Fine Art Photography Awards is an exceptionally broad photo contest. Spanning 20 categories, each with separate Professional and Amateur sections, this is a big and diverse competition with no real overarching thread other than celebrating creativity and innovation.

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Nominee, Landscape, Professional. ‘The Monarchs’ by Raphaelle Monvoisin

Overall Winner, Professional. Series of images titled ‘Moon For Sale’ by Miloš Nejezchleb

Gold, Architecture, Professional. Close by Michal Zahornacky

Nominee, Architecture, Professional. ‘Snakes and Ladders’, Berlin by Martin Deeley

Nominee, Architecture, Professional. ‘The Upside Down’, China by Po-Yi Li

Nominee, Architecture, Professional. ‘Artex’ by Fabien Sans

Winner, Cityscapes, Professional. ‘Civilization’ by Zak van Biljon

Nominee, Cityscapes, Professional. ‘Without’, Venice by Walter Luttenberger

Nominee, Nature, Professional. ‘Epitaph’ by Marek Jackowski

Gold, Night Photography, Professional. ‘Alien World’ by Craig Bill

Gold, Photojournalism, Professional. ‘Time of Coronavirus’, Wuhan by Aly Song

Gold, Street Photography, Professional. ‘Diagonal’, Japan by Satomi Kikuchi

Nominee, Travel, Professional. ‘Devoluy’s Journey’ by Mathieu Nonnenmacher

Nominee, Abstract, Amateur. ‘Tainted Space’ by Noah Hamlett

Silver, Architecture, Amateur. ‘U-Bahn’, Munich by Fabio Galvez

Nominee, Architecture, Amateur. ‘Parking Lot’, France by GM Sacco

Nominee, Landscape, Amateur. ‘Sunflowers’ by Marc Barthelemy

Nominee, Landscape, Amateur. ‘Shanty Town’, Namibia by Barbara Brown

Nominee, Landscape, Amateur. ‘Geothermal Weather’, Iceland by Craig McGowan

Silver, Street Photography, Amateur. ‘Geometric Hong Kong’ by Jason Au

Nominee, Travel, Amateur. ‘Nepal – Earthquake Damage’ by David Ensor

Nominee, Travel, Amateur. ‘Guarding Antiquities’, Egypt by Michael Wasserman

Gold, Wildlife, Amateur. ‘Murmurations’ by Daniel Dencescu

Nominee, Wildlife, Amateur. ‘Compare’, Kenya by Hong Chen

Nominee, Wildlife, Amateur. ‘Venturing Beyond the Threshold’, Austria by Connor Young