Best touristic photos from Siena International Photography Awards 2016
The competition was attended by both amateur and professional photographers from 130 different countries, including India, China, Bangladesh, Turkey, Cuba, Myanmar and Bahrain. Judges examined around 50,000 works. The first place in the "Travel" category was taken by Leila got Emektar: the shot was made in the strawberry greenhouse in Turkey. Danny Yen Sin Wong took the first place in the “Color” category for capturing a Vietnamese woman who is busy sewing fishing nets.
Sewing a fishing net in Phan Rang, Vietnam
In a small village near the town of Phan Rang a woman wearing a traditional hat is sewing fishing nets. Hand-made production is the main local people occupation, whose husbands are engaged in fishing.
Strawberry greenhouses, Turkey
Because of the heavy snowfall, the monks’ robes are covered with snow. The young lama turned around and the photographer managed to capture his smiling face.
Floating market, Malaysia
Outlines and shadows, South Vietnam
The three girls walk along the sand dune slopes called Mui Ne in the South Vietnam
Women reflection, UAE
Two women sitting reflected in water, Sheikh Zayed Mosque
Among black, Bahrain
Muslim woman in Bahrain holding her son. A group of women participating in the funeral of Issa Radhi, a protester who was killed during the military situation in the village of Sitra, south of Manama, March 22, 2011.
Coming back home, Iraq
A beautiful sight in the southern Iraq in Al-Nasiriyah province, where the water is coming from the Euphrates River, covering kilometers of free space.
I worth nothing
The picture was taken in one of the temples of Myanmar. A sunbeam breaks into a small window and illuminates the heart of the statue while the monk is doing cleaning.
Tea waves, China
Harvesting on the tea plantation in the Jinli village in Zhejiang province, China
Tree of life
Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Muslims gather in a circle around the Kaaba, the shrine of Islam in a historic building of the cubic form, located in the center of Mecca.
Tea House in the Chinese province of Sichuan is still playing an important role in everyday life. In the picture you can see people resting and listening to someone's story.