The Wiki Loves Earth contest has opted Zaeem Siddiq’s photo of Lower Kachura Lake as the best photograph of the year 2015.
The Lower Kachura Lake, which is located in Central Karakoram National Park, Skardu, is one of the most famous tourist spots in Pakistan.
The global 2015 edition has included at least 8,500 contestants from 26 countries for the contest of best photograph. These contests have submitted more than 100,000 photos during the month of May this year.
Approximately 1500 photographers belonging to Pakistan have submitted more than 11,000 photographs; earning the country the fourth largest number of submission and second largest in the number of contestants.
The winner would be awarded a free tour to Italy where he is to attend the Wikimania 2016 conference in Esino Lario.
Jury have chosen top 15 pictures of the winner that are as under: