There has been open a photo exhibition of the Russian Geographical Society «The most beautiful country» in the Russian Cultural Center in Budapest. There are presented the works of the winners and the finalists of the contest of the same name of the Russian Geographical Society of 2015. The event is timed to the International Day of Tourism.
The photo contest of the Russian Geographical Society «The most beautiful country» - is the most scale media project of the Russian Geographical Society, aimed at the conservation of the wild nature of Russia and education of careful attitude to the environment through the art of photography. There took part 25 thousand photographers aged from 4 to 98 years old from different countries in this creative competition in 2015. There were sent about 200 thousand works for the contest in general.
«The most beautiful country» exhibition has been successfully traveling all round Russia and abroad. Thus, the exposition has already visited Guatemala, and it has been seen within the framework of the FeelRussia festival in Austria, Germany and will be received in Spain, Greece, Italy and Estonia soon.
Besides, the best shots of the first own photo contest of the Russian Geographical Society decorated a reception on the occasion of the Day of Russia in the Cultural Center of the Main Production and Commercial Administration for Services to the Diplomatic Corps at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. The exposition was shown in Moscow in July, at the «Vistavochnaya» station. The photos could be seen in the parks of the capital during all the summer within the frames of the educational program of the Russian Geographical Society as well. And in the beginning of September the exhibition came to the Far East – the pictures of the wild nature of Russia could be seen by the participants and the guests of the Eastern Economic Forum.
The 31st of August, 2016 there was over the reception of works for the second photo contest «The most beautiful country». The awarding ceremony of the winners of the laureates of the contest will take place within the frames of handing in of the Award of the Russian Geographical Society in the end of the year.
We would like to remind you that there is open voting in the «People's Choice Award» nomination on the website of the photo contest «The most beautiful country», where everyone can put the «Like» at the picture they do like most. You can make your choice till the 20th of October, 2016.