12/08/2023

First Prize Photo Winner 2023 goes to AA

Hulya Yilmaz and her baby Ayse Vera are rescued under the rubble of a collapsed building after 29 hours of 7.7 and 7.6 magnitude earthquakes hit Hatay, Türkiye on February 7, 2023

First Prize Photo Winner 2023 goes to AA

Photo by:  Aytuğ Can Sencar

Hulya Yilmaz and her baby Ayse Vera are rescued under the rubble of a collapsed building after 29 hours of 7.7 and 7.6 magnitude earthquakes hit Hatay, Türkiye on February 7, 2023. Early Monday morning, a strong 7.7 earthquake, centered in the Pazarcik district, jolted Kahramanmaras and strongly shook several provinces, including Gaziantep, Sanliurfa, Diyarbakir, Adana, Adiyaman, Malatya, Osmaniye, Elazig, Hatay and Kilis. Later, at 13.24 p.m. (1024GMT), a 7.6 magnitude quake centered in Kahramanmaras' Elbistan district struck the region.

Second Prize Photo Winner 2023 goes to APS

 

Photo by:  Lahouari Chedad

Lake Telamine, wetland of international importance in search of rescue plan  

Best Photo Winner 2022 goes to EFE

ERUPTION IN LA PALMA SPAIN

 

Photo by: Miguel Calero

Los Llanos de Aridane (La Palma, Spain), 19 / Nov / 2021.- Picture of the Cumbre Vieja volcano on the Canary island of La Palma in full eruption. The awakening of the volcano surprised everyone on September 19, 2021. It remained active for 85 days, until Christmas Day. During that time, it expelled tons of lava over thousands of hectares of crops and houses, forcing the evacuation of more than 2,000 people. The eruption was one of the most followed ever by the press and social media with permanent live broadcasts. 

 

2019 - Best Photo Winner  goes to AA

 

Photo taken by Mustafa Hassona

Palestinians gather to support the 13th maritime demonstration to break the Gaza blockade by sea with vessels on the northern  border of Gaza City. The photograph of  shirtless Aed Abu Amro (22) holding a large Palestinian flag in one hand and a slingshot in the other has been shared widely and hailed as symbol of Palestine's resistance. Abu Amro, later on was shot in his leg by Israeli soldiers during another maritime protest.

 

2019   Distinction certificate for the best photo - LUSA