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Children's Eyes on Earth photography prize 2012

Updated 0521 GMT (1321 HKT) October 3, 2012
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The wining photo of the Children's Eyes on Earth International Youth Photography Contest 2012. Taken by 8-year-old Russian Anastaya Vorobko and entitled "SOS!" The prize is open to all children under the age of 17 and the winners were selected from over 4,000 entries. courtesy anastasya vorobko, children's eyes on earth 2012
Second prize: Emergency Exit by Juan Carlos Canales, 14 years old from Spain. The Children's Eyes On Earth International Youth Photography Contest aims to raise awareness of environmental issues through the eyes of young people and their photographs. courtesy Juan Carlos canales, children's eyes on earth 2012
Joint third prize went to Michael Theodric, 10, from Indonesia for "Morning at Situ Gunung". Courtesy Michael Theodric,, children's eyes on earth 2012
Joint third place went to Biana Stan, 14, from Romania for "Fields of green". Courtesy Biana Stan, children's eyes on earth 2012
Special prize winner Sophie Vela, 14, from France took this elegiac photo of a plastic bag caught by a gust of wind. Courtesy Sophie Vela, children's eyes on earth 2012
"The ibex of the Alps" taken by 16-year-old Erik Hess from the UK courtesy eric hess, children's eyes on earth 2012
"Peaceful co-existence' 9-year-old Darpan Basak's shot of children playing in a stream with water buffalo. courtesy darpan basak, children's eyes on earth 2012
Your Choice prize went to Kseniya Saberzhanova, 17, from Russia for "The last breath". Courtesy Kseniya Saberzhanova, children's eyes on earth 2012
Raghav Paul, 14, took a shot of migratory birds in India. courtesy Raghev Paul, children's eyes on earth 2012
"A monkey in a mini zoo", taken by 14-year-old Eugene Konopleva, from Ukraine. courtesy eugene konopleva, children's eyes on earth 2012