FotoFeXPO 2021

inheritance, heritage, héritage, herança, herencia, eredità, arv, öröklés, erbe

The theme for this year’s FotoFeXPO was selected to communicate the importance of inheritance and genetics to general health and well-being. Photos which reflect or depict any aspect of inheritance or heritage including places, customs, objects or physical features and attributes are all welcome. Click on the photos below to find out more.

All entries should be emailed to The closing date for entries is May 20. We will start posting images to the online gallery on the HI website from May 1 with voting for the People’s Choice Award taking place during WHW from June 1 – 7.

Congratulations to Karine Coupal, member of Canadian hemochromatosis society for her image which won the People’s Choice Award for FotoFeXPO 2020. Karine’s photo was taken in Hébertville’s cemetery, the first parish settled in Lac-St-Jean (Quebec), where some of her ancestors are from. The inscription translates ‘here lies the body of …’