Every year, the Weather Photographer of the Year awards the most impressive weather images signed by photographers, amateurs or professionals. These are the winners of the 2022 edition of this contest organized by the Royal Meteorological Society of London (United Kingdom).
Nature is as beautiful as it is fragile. This is, in essence, the message of the Weather Photographer of the Year, a photography competition organized by the British Royal Meteorological Society. Headquartered in London (United Kingdom), this institution aims to advance science and technology in the fields of climate and meteorology. On Thursday, October 6, the organizers revealed the seven winners of this 2022 edition, launched in April. Hundreds of images from 119 countries were sent to the jury of the event. this year is “the spectacular photo of Christopher Ison, eunice stormtaken at Newhaven in the UK in 2021 which won first prize »detailed the officials of the competition in a press release.
“It was going to be huge! »
“When the storm was announced, and was accompanied by the first red alert for the south coast, I knew I had to find a place to record it, it was going to be huge! recalls the British photographer. I got there pretty early.Many photographers were already drenched from rain and seawater, standing very close to the harbor wall. I decided to head to higher ground and a little further away, with my back to the storm. I was awarded for an image that I am very proud of. »