Prizes and awards

Here is list of my Rewards in Photography Contests:

  • Kuusamo Nature Photography Contest – 6th place 1999
  • International Nature Photo Contest Blue Ribbon in Kajaani – Honorable Mention:
    ”Female Capercaillie in sand bath” 1999
  • Kuusamo Nature Photo Contest – 3rd and 6th places 2000
  • BBC WPY Nature Photo Contest – Honorable Mention: Brown Bear 2003
  • BBC WPY Nature Photo Contest – Honorable Mention: Great Grey Owl 2005
  • BBC WPY Nature Photo Contest – Honorable Mention: Dalmatian Pelican 2010
  • International Wildbird Photographer title – 1st prize: Red-throated Diver 2004
  • IWP Contest – Awards in categories Portfolio and Shape & Composition 2005
  • Natures Best Magazine Nature Photo Contest – Honorable Mention: Great Grey Owl 2005
  • Nature Photo of the Year Contest – 4th place in series Birds 2005
  • Nature Photo of the Year Contest – Honorable Mention in series Birds 2006
  • Nature Photo of the Year Contest – Honorable Mention in series Birds 2007
  • Nature Photo of the Year Contest – 1st prize in series Shape & Composition 2011
  • IFWP- Nature Photo Contest – 3rd prize in series in series Birds 2007
  • IFWP- Nature Photo Contest – 3rd prize in series in series Birds 2008
  • Glanzlichter Photo Contest in Germany – Honorable Mention 2008
  • Festival de´loiseau et de la nature Contest in France – 2nd prize 2008
  • Glanzlichter Photo Contest in Germany – Honorable Mention 2009