The Siena Resourceful Image Awards is a tiny different from your ordinary picture contest. Celebrating all varieties of write-up-generation strategies and digital manipulations, this contest aims to redefine the artwork of images and this year’s winners are defiantly odd and wonderful.

The Artistic Photo Awards is a scaled-down photography contest operate below the umbrella of the Siena International Image Awards. As opposed to other pictures contests that typically seek out to limit Photoshop tinkering, the Inventive Photo Awards invite a sort of maximalist sensibility setting no rule on how a great deal post-output do the job can be done to an impression.

Highly Commended - Nature & Landscape. "Symbiosis". Vietnam

Highly Counseled – Mother nature & Landscape. “Symbiosis”. Vietnam

Alexandre Manuel

“What issues is your one of a kind vision and your capabilities in translating that vision into exceptional and first do the job,” the contest clarifies on its internet site. “Show us how you are pushing the photographic medium, experimenting with distinct strategies or imaginative ways to convey your strategies to life.”

Spanning a huge 17 types, the contest addresses everything from the traditional (Animals, Landscapes, Architecture) to the abnormal (Still Everyday living, Style, Weddings, Food).

Overall Photo of the Year. "The False Illusion". Montijo, Portugal

All round Photograph of the 12 months. “The Bogus Illusion”. Montijo, Portugal

Andre Boto

This decades overall Picture of the Yr Prize went to Andre Boto, a freelance photographer from Portugal. His successful entry, titled The Phony Illusion, depicts the strategies huge firms divert consideration away from the air pollution brought about by significant-scale manufacturing.

Highly Commended - Still Life. "The Ballerina". Zagreb, Croatia

Extremely Recommended – Nonetheless Daily life. “The Ballerina”. Zagreb, Croatia

Nenad Martic

Other highlights involve a surreal time-lapse shot of skiers sliding down a mountain in Iceland at night time, a wine bottle opener turned into a ballerina and, of course, a shot of an ostrich on roller skates outrunning a pack of puppies.

Take a appear via our gallery at extra hand-picked highlights from this year’s amazing pictures.

Source: Siena Awards