Two people in Bangladesh standing in flooded land
The Last Savings at Bengal Delta, 2021 by Mohammad Rakibul Hasan

Earth Photo

Established in 2018 Earth Photo is a world leading initiative led by Forestry England, the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers) and Parker Harris dedicated to engaging with photographers and the prescient issues affecting our planet.

For Earth Photo 2022 photographers and videographers from across the globe submitted their work in the following categories: People, Place, Nature, Changing Forests, and A Climate of Change. 

A judging panel made up of experts from the fields of photography, film, geography, and the environment selected the final 56 images and videos by 35 international artists

A selection of the shortlisted images from 2022 entries will be on display at six of our forests between summer 2022 and spring 2023. A full exhibition will also take place at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in London.

The overall winner of Earth Photo 2022 is Mohammad Rakibul Hasan for his pair of photos, The Last Savings at Bengal Delta and The Climate Crisis

Congratulations to this year’s selected and winning photographers!

 

Don't miss out on the fantastic opportunity to view Earth Photo in stunning forest locations.  

A selection of the shortlisted images from 2022 entries will be on display at six of our forests between summer 2022 and spring 2023. Plan your visit.

A full exhibition will also take place at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), London.

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Plan your visit...

Indian woman in red wedding gown walking in flooded home
Event
11 July until 19 September 2022
Open all day
Moors Valley Country Park and Forest

Photographs and films which stimulate conversations about our world, its inhabitants and our treatment of both have been submitted to Earth Photo 2022, an international photography project developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Visit Moors Valley this summer to see a stunning selection of the shortlisted images, from categories including People, Place, Nature, Changing Forests and A Climate of Change.

Only 1 left in stock sign next to melting ice cap
Event
20 July until 10 October 2022
Open all day
Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest

Photographs and films which stimulate conversations about our world, its inhabitants and our treatment of both have been submitted to Earth Photo 2022, an international photography project developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Visit Bedgebury this summer and autumn to see a stunning selection of the shortlisted images, from categories including People, Place, Nature, Changing Forests and A Climate of Change.

View from above of red pepper pickers
Event
All day
Open all day
Dalby Forest

Earth Photo, the international competition and exhibition created by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), showcases photographs and videos that document the natural world, its breathtaking beauty, and its ever-growing fragility.

Earth Photo shortlisted work - Wind Energy and Trees
Event
3 October 2022 until 4 January 2023
Open all day
Haldon Forest Park

Earth Photo is an annual international photography project developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Only 1 left in stock sign next to melting ice cap
Event
November 2022 until March 2023
Dates to be confirmed
Fineshade Wood

Photographs and films which stimulate conversations about our world, its inhabitants and our treatment of both have been submitted to Earth Photo 2022, an international photography project developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Visit Fineshade Wood this autumn to see a stunning selection of the shortlisted images, from categories including People, Place, Nature, Changing Forests and A Climate of Change.

View from above of red pepper pickers
Event
19 December 2022 until 23 April 2023
Open all day
Grizedale

Photographs and films which stimulate conversations about our world, its inhabitants and our treatment of both have been submitted to Earth Photo 2022, an international photography project developed jointly by Forestry England and the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG).

Nissen Hut sculpture through the trees
Article
21 March 2019
We believe that woodlands and forests are vital places for contemporary artists to engage with, to make and present new work.