Independent, confident, strong and beautiful - the women around us are inspiring in their own personal ways. From mothers, sisters, wives and daughters to friends and colleagues, we are influenced by many special women in our lives who empower us. Capture the real, bold and courageous women of today from your lens to enter our Women Around You Photo Challenge.
Grand Prize Winner: $100 Amazon voucher for photography equipment and be featured in our upcoming social media campaign.
CoinaPhoto user: Souvik Dey
Location: Calcutta, India
"This is a beautiful and peaceful portrait of a mom. The lighting is perfect. In her eyes, there is a vision full of lifetime experiences and her hands narrate a tale of hard work. She is beautiful even though she is not pretty.” – Sandi
“The diligent composure, the nonchalant expression and the melancholic mood of the photo show us a lady who is someone people must look up to. This photo tells so many different stories just from one scene.” - Rumaisa
Other entries that won us over:
Photo: Woman's face with deep eyes
Photographer: Yana Mavlyotova
Location: Cairo, Egypt
"Beautifully captured portrait of an attractive woman with nice composition and low depth of field which focuses on her magnificent eyes. These eyes are the windows to her soul." - Sandi
"The photo captures your attenton for the immediate glance. The gaze of the woman is almost poetic. The photo portrays the woman as simple and determined, which is what makes her relatable." - Rumaisa
Photo: Hope is like a spark
Photographer: Prianko Biswas
"This is a portrait of very relaxed, spiritual and contemplating woman with special lighting." - Sandi
We have new challenges every week. Visit our Photo Challenges page to check them out!