Croatia is a great country for photographers, as the wonderful outdoors and sites of unique history serve as a great inspiration. Professional photographers annually gather in order to pick up their best works. We bring you the finalists of the recent competition. Not all of these pictures were taken in Croatia, but nevertheless, they are truly the best Croatian photographs of 2014.
An old woman watches the big water tower of Vukovar through the window of her house. The photo was taken on the remembrance day of town’s victims during Yugoslav wars in early nineties of the last century. It was taken by Emica Elvedi (CROPIX)
Photographer Neja Markicevic (CROPIX) photographed artist Otto Reisinger, as he worked on his next comic book in darkened living room.
Twin male dancers are rehearsing their choreography for the upcoming theater performance. The photo was taken by Matko Biljak (Slobodna Dalmacija).
This portrait of Dimitirje Popovic, an influential Croatian painter, sculptor, philosopher and writer, was taken by Anto Magzan (Pixsell).
A woman watches the passing landscape of Dalmatia through the train window. The photo was taken by Boris Kovacev (CROPIX), as a part of report covering Croatian railway service.
Photographer Antonio Bronic (Reuters) made this photo in Ukrainian mental hospital close to the combat zone. One half of the hospital’s staff has escaped the site, because of the frequent bombings.
A photo taken by Goran Mehkek (CROPIX) shows a small green park during catastrophic flooding of Croatian East in 2014.
An interesting “love photo story” was made by Feda Klaric on the ferry Tin Ujevic, connecting Dalmatian towns of Starigrad and Split.
This photo, authored by Zeljko Hladika (24 Sata) was made during Croatia’s national competition in acrobatic rock’n’roll.
Cyclone Melisa was not very kind to Zadar area, but provided photographer Filip Brala (Pixsell) with this unique picture.
Monk seal Adriana, photographed during one of her many visits to Pula’s Havajka beach. Unfortunately, she passed away due to an unspecified illness later in the year, but not before becoming an international symbol of environmental care. The photo was taken by Goran Sebelic of Cropix Agency.
This was our selection of best Croatian Photographs of 2014. Show us your photos of Croatia by uploading them to our Facebook Wall!