Mehdi Razavi received the Angelo Molinari Foundation special prize granted to artists under the age of 29.
More than 4,000 photographs from 36 countries were submitted to the 2010 Francesco Forno, which was held on the themes of Free Time and The Man and the Sea.
The competition is held by the Francesco Forno Voluntary Association under the supervision of the International Federation of Photographic Art.
The selected works will be displayed from April 18 to 30, 2010 in Rome and from August 10 to 20 in the city of Civitavecchia.
Photographs re-published by permission from Mahdi Razavi site. Farzin Shadmehr won the second prize of the event’s Man and the Sea section.