Honorable Mention TOKYO-2017 Nature / Aerial

The Living Earth

  • Prize
    Silver in Nature/Aerial
  • Photographer
    Luca Bracali

The earth, alive and pulsing with energy, as seen like never before, from the birds eye view. Aerial shots that show our living, breathing planet, veined with rivers, muscled with swirling sandstone formations, and weeping melting ice into the changing oceans.

Luca Bracali has traveled to 142 countries, is author of 13 books and winner of 12 prizes in International photo contests. Since 2008 he is a member of Apecs (Association of Polar Early Career Scientists) for his contributions about environment published in the media. In 2009 he was the only reporter to reach the geographic North Pole on skis. In 2010 Bracali debuted in the world of fine-art photography and his pictures have been on show, as solo exhibitions, in 50 museums and galleries in Rome, Sofia, Kiev, Odessa, Copenaghen, Montreal and New York. He is also a TV director and filmmaker.