Two engineering students were winners in this year's Edinburgh Global photography competition.
The annual competition is open to all current international students, students who have had a study away or work away experience, and online learners outside the UK.
There were eight prizes overall, across four categories: City, Campus, Community, Abroad.
Maitha Qassim – Winner of the ‘campus’ category
Maitha Qassim (first year, chemical engineering) won the 'campus' category with a reflective image of Old College.
Maitha Qassim, first year chemical engineering student
Reacting to her win, she said, “The photo is unique through its simplicity, and I was thrilled to see it win the campus category! Our Old College campus has a very soothing atmosphere and I really wanted to showcase its beauty to me. Thank you for the opportunity!"
Rui Zhang – Second prize overall
Rui Zhang, a PhD student in the School’s Research Institute for Integrated Micro and Nano Systems, won second prize overall for a striking shot of a pedestrian crossing a snowy street.
Rui is doing his PhD in electronics engineering, working on an imaging sensor for the detection of eye-related diseases.