FINDING BEARINGS, international conservation and coexistence photo contest was held between March and April 2017.

The authors presented their visions of coexistence possibilities with Europe’s largest carnivore. 34 authors from Slovenia, Croatia, Austria, Italy, Poland and Romania entered the contest with 86 photos. Expert jury presented a selection of best works which will be showcased at the

 travelling exhibition “Life with bears”.


Winning photo “Scarface” (author: Lukasz Fijalkowski)

Photography exhibition could be visited at Slovenian Museum of Natural History until August 31st 2017.

From September 1st the exhibition is located at the Ministry of environment and spatial planning (Slovenia) – until November 10th 2017.

After that, the exhibition will be transferred to Austria and Croatia. In 2019, the final location of the exhibition will be set in Slovenia again.

Kindly invited!