The Nature Photos of the Year exhibition consists of the images awarded in the Nature Picture of the Year 2020 competition. More than 15,000 images participated in the event. The Nature Picture of the Year competition is the largest nature photography competition in the Nordic countries and has been held since 1981 .
The exhibition displays all the award-winning images: each competition series has three of the best images, as well as the pictures that have been honoured, a total of 36 stunning nature images. The series were: plants and mushrooms, birds, landscapes, mammals, other animals, composition and form, nature and man, young (under 18 years of age) and free & creative.
The aim of the competition and the exhibition is to tell about the multi-faceted nature of Finnish nature, its views and events, as well as the experiences and insights experienced by photographers in nature.
The Nature Picture of the Year 2020 exhibition is at Maretarium until 6th of June 2021 and is included in the price of Maretarium’s entrance ticket.