Siena International Photo Awards is a prestigious photo award established in 2015. This year's event attracts photographers from 126 countries and regions to attend with thousands of photos. In particular, the Drone Photo Awards is the most prominent private category.
Due to Covid-19, the 2020 Siena Awards Exhibition was delayed until October 24 to November 29 at Accademia dei Fisiocritici, one of Italy's oldest science museums. The exhibition displays 45 works in the final round of the Drone Photo Awards 2020.Australian photographer Jim Picot wins the final round of the Drone Photo Awards 2020 by his photo named "Love heart of nature". A photo captures a shark among heart-shaped salmon schools in the winter sea. (Photo: VN Express) "The fishing net" by Vietnamese photographer Pham Huy Trung is exhibited in the Abstraction category. The photo captured a view of a fishing net in the Vietnamese sea when viewed from above, which looks like a flower in bloom. (Photo: VN Express) "Cross the field" by Vietnamese female photographer Khanh Phan is in the top photos in the category of Human. The photo shows a mother and daughter leading a herd of cows across the meadow after a day of labor. (Photo: VN Express) "Phoenix rising" by Paul Hoelen, winner of the Abstraction category. The photo shows the regeneration from ashes of a mining site in Owens Lake, California. After a long period of toxic exploitation, migratory birds reappear and begin a new life here. (Photo: VN Express) "Frozen land", taken by Alessandra Meniconzi, wins the Human category. The picture was taken in winter weather conditions of -30 degrees Celsius. (Photo: VN Express) "Black flag" of Tomer Appelbaum is the winner of the Life in Covid-19 Season category. The photo captures the moment when thousands of Israelis maintain a social distance amid their protest against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The event took place at Rabin Square on April 19, 2020. (Photo: VN Express) "Where herons live", by Dmitrii Viliunov, wins Wild Life category. The author shared that the herons nest was located on top of large trees, so he had to use a drone to approach and photograph them. (Photo: VN Express) "The Alien structure on earth" by Tomasz Kowalski wins the Urban section. The photo captures Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from above. (Photo: VN Express) Italian photographer Roberto Corinaldesi wins the Sport section with "On the sea", which shows dozens of people swimming from a unique angle. (Photo: VN Express) Joseph Cheires's "Gray whale plays pushing tourists" wins in Nature category. (Photo: VN Express) Martin Harvey's "Flamingos at lake Logipi" is the 1st runner-up in Nature. (Photo: VN Express) The photo of the Tropical bride, taken by Mohamed Azmeel, wins the Wedding category. (Photo: VN Express) Lovers on the field, by photographer Krzysztof Krawczyk, took the second place in the Wedding category. (Photo: VN Express)