Memorial María Luisa Photo and Video Contest


Published: 10 September 2021

1 December 2021

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The María Luisa Memorial is an annual mountain, nature and adventure photo and video contest.

“ Mountain, nature, wildlife, mountaineering, climbing, landscape, underwater world, biodiversity, flora, extreme and adventure sports, etc. will be the reference of the edition in this contest one more year, not only in the photography categories but in the section dedicated to videos, films and documentaries as well. In addition, on this occasion, a new thematic category dedicated exclusively to travel and people photography.

There are 15 categories:
1/ Mountain landscape;
2/ Alpinism;
3/ Climbing;
4/ Adventure and extreme sports;
5/ Man in the Mountain and/or Nature;
6/ Animal World;
7/ The world of birds;
8/ Vegetal world;
9/ Submerged World;
10/ Biodiversity;
11/ Nature landscapes;
12/ Creative photo;
13/ Macro picture;
14/ Topic of the year: Black and white photography;
15/ Videos, films or documentaries.

2020 Winners

Grand Prize Winner: DAISY GILARDINI 

Young Photographers Prize: LASSE KURKELA

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Entry fees
€22 for adult photographers. A single payment will allow you to participate in all categories. 
You may submit one photo for free.

Free for the young photographers (under 19).

• The overall winner will receive 3,000 €.
• Each category winner will receive 300 €.
• Young Photographers Prize: Samsung Tablet.
• Special award for the theme of the year: Citizen Watch.
• Award for best video, film, documentary: voucher worth 3,000 € for shopping in Foto Ruano.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.