/ 2020 / Architecture / Historic

Chichen Itza - The Ancient Mayan City

  • Prize
    Bronze in Architecture/Historic
  • Company
    Art of Dancho
  • Photographer
    Dancho Atanasov

Chichen Itza was one of the largest Mayan cities. It is located in Yucatan state in Mexico and it was initially developed between 750 and 900 AD. It is a huge complex including various buildings - each one unique architecture masterpiece like the Temple of Kukulcan, the Great Ball Court, the Temple of the Warriors, the Temple of the Jaguars, the Platform of the Eagles and Jaguars etc.

An ex jet fighter pilot, currently working for Air Traffic Control for many years, a landscape, urban, architecture and travel photographer, experimenting in conceptual photography.

Awards Professional Photography Awards

- Roads and Ways - Honorable Mention - Special - Panoramic - ND Photography Awards;
- Blue Caves - Honorable Mention - Special : Travel/Tourism - International Photo Awards, 2018;
- Lazienki Palace - Honorable Mention - Special:
Travel/Tourism - International Photo Awards, 2018;
- Alligator - Honorable Mention- Nature : Landscapes - International Photo Awards, 2018;
- Roads and Ways – Finalist – Barcelona International Photo Awards/BIPA 2018/, Barcelona;
- Lazienki Palace – Honorable Mention – Category – Press/Travel/Tourism – Prix de la Photographie, 2

Roads and Ways – Finalist – Barcelona International Photo Awards/BIPA 2018/, Barcelona

Lazienki Palace – Honorable Mention – Category – Press/Travel/Tourism – Prix de la Photographie, Paris – 2018

A Piece of Sky - Honorable Mention – Category Nature – International Photography Awards - One-Shot: Harmony 2018

When an Angel Turns Its Back - Finalist - One Eye Land - Top 10 Black & White Photo Contest 2018

Roads and Ways - HONORABLE MENTION - NATURE: LANDSCAPES (PROFESSIONAL) - INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR, 2017

Souls - They Never Die 1 - HONORABLE MENTION - FINE ART: CONCEPTUAL (PROFESSIONAL) -
INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR, 2017

City of Arts and Sciences - HONORABLE MENTION - ARCHITECTURE: BUILDINGS (PROFESSIONAL) - INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR, 2017

A Piece of Sky – Honorable Mention – Conceptual Photography – Chromatic Photo Awards, 2017

City of Arts and Sciences – Honorable Mention – Architecture – Buildings – ND Awards, 2017

Souls – They Never Die! – Honorable Mention – Special – Night Photography – ND Awards, 2017

City of Arts and Sciences – Architecture/Buildings – Honorable Mention – International Photography Awards 2017

City Of Arts and Sciences – Architecture/Buildings – Bronze/3-rd Place – Moscow International Foto Awards – 2017

Souls – They Never Die! – Fine Art/Abstract - Honorable Mention - Prix de la Photographie, Paris - 2017