Photo Competition

This year’s ISTF conference will hold a photo competition on the theme: “Restoration for What and for Whom? Shifting the Paradigm in Tropical Forest Management.” We invite all conference participants and Yale students to submit their best photos related to the theme. Photos can portray landscapes, wildlife, people or events reflecting perspectives of restoration and paradigm shifts in the tropics. Based on creativity, photo quality and relevance, 20 finalists will be selected by the organizers, and will be displayed at the conference for open voting. Prizes will be awarded to the top-voted student and conference participant entries at the conference’s closing ceremony.

To enter, please submit up to 3 photo entries per applicant to with the title “ISTF 2020 Conference Photo Competition - [last name]” by Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 [EST]. Captions of no more than 30 words may be included for each photo. Please also ensure that you own the copyright for all entries you submitted. By entering the competition, participants agree to grant permission for ISTF to use their work with name credit for future conference promotional materials. For any enquiries, please contact