Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 “Our World Is Kind” Photography Contest!
The Our World is Kind international photo contest received more than 1,500 entries from over 650 photographers from 80 countries spanning every continent (except Antarctica!). Kindness photos from places like India, Ukraine, Philippines, Mexico, and Russia in addition to the United States, Canada, and more.
Finalists were selected by popular vote as well as by Envision staff. These images were viewed 100,000 times with thousands of votes cast. Winners were selected by our independent panel of prominent judges.
Thank you to everyone who entered the contest. These fantastic images depicting kindness, love, joy and compassion are inspirational. You have inspired us and many other people.
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(Random display of 30 finalists selected by voting and 10 finalists selected by Envision staff)
Click on the thumbnail to see the full size image, photographer information and supportive text.
What is a kind image?
Great question! Here is a bit of inspiration to help you capture these impactful moments.
THANK YOU TO OUR 2017 JUDGES
How lucky are we? These esteemed judges have kindly volunteered their time and expertise to review all finalist photos and select contest winners.
Thank you to Katheryn DeMarey, Jana Life, Chris Tyree and Felicia Simion for the fantastic images used on this page.