Asferico 2017 – Nature Photography Competition

Total prize value will be higher than 10.000 €.


Aspheric is the only Italian magazine of nature photography. Edited by AFNI – Italian Association of Nature Photographers, published three times a year. The adventure of Aspherical was born in 1999, under the guidance of Trana Editions. Some years later the Afni to accept the challenge, not easy to carry out, with passion, the publication of a magazine dedicated to nature photography. Send your images to partecipate in Asferico 2017, one of the most important contest of naturalistic photography, arrived at its 11° edition.


The overall winner, selected from the pool of winners of the eight categories, will receive 2.000 € cash + a 10 days trekking in Malawi * (value of approximately 1.600 € **) offered by AFRICA WILD TRUCK + carbon gimbal type Carbon Z (approx. value of 1.000 € **) offred by ZENELLI . Each of the remaining 7 winners will receive a prize of 500 € cash. Furthermore, 9 more photographers will be selected in each of the eight categories. All winners and selected photographers will receive the catalog of the contest, are invited to participate in the awards ceremony and to attend the gala dinner during Asferico 2016 Photofestival.


The competition is open to amateur or professional photographers of any age or nationality.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

All the rights on photos entering the competition must be author’s property and be without bonds with agencies or publishers

AFNI and Asferico, will be entitled to a free use of the winning and selected images, that will eventually be published in the magazine, in the competition catalogue, on websites or in brochures and calendars. Furthermore, photos may be showed in exhibitions related to the competition and whenever the organizers of the competition will deem it necessary. The names of images authors will always be mentioned.


Nature Wildlife Landscape Macro/Micro