International Garden Photographer of the Year 2019 - IGPOTY

 

International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY

International Garden Photographer of the Year

Opening: February 20, 2019
Deadline: October 31, 2019
Entry fee: £12 (Single Entry Slots x 4) / £25 (Portfolio)
Prizes: £250, £2,000, £7,500, publications and exhibitions

About IGPOTY

International Garden Photographer of the Year is the world’s premier competition and exhibition specialising in garden, plant, flower and botanical photography.

International Garden Photographer of the Year is wholly owned and organised by Garden World Images Ltd.

It is run in association with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, United Kingdom. The main exhibition is held annually at Kew, with a rolling programme of touring exhibitions in the UK and all over the world. Exhibitions are linked to events such as workshops and lectures on garden photography.

The competition is open to everyone, anywhere in the world. Images do not have to be taken in a specified year. There is no distinction drawn between professional and amateur photographers.

Categories

  • Abstract Views
  • Beautiful Gardens
  • Breathing Spaces
  • Greening the City
  • The Beauty of Plants
  • The Bountiful Earth
  • Trees, Woods & Forests
  • Wildflower Landscapes
  • Wildlife in the Garden

Photo projects

  • Black & White
  • Macro Art
  • Still Life

Youth category

  • YGPOTY

Special awards

  • Captured at Kew
  • Celebrating Our Oaks
  • European Garden Photography Award
  • Green Gibraltar
  • Green of the Gorge
  • The Spirit of Trauttmansdorff

Portfolios

  • Portfolio

Website of Photo Contest: igpoty.com/about-igpoty

International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY 2017 Winners

Overall winner

Cerrado Sunrise, © Marcio Cabral, Overall winner, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Cerrado Sunrise
© Marcio Cabral

 

Category : Abstract Views

Lily Pads, © Cathryn Baldock, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Lily Pads
© Cathryn Baldock
1st place

 

Afterlife of Plants, © Ron Tear, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Afterlife of Plants
© Ron Tear
2nd place

 

Floral Dreams, © Greg Vivash, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Floral Dreams
© Greg Vivash
3rd place

 

Category : Beautiful Gardens

Through the Garden, © Nicky Flint, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Through the Garden
© Nicky Flint
1st place

 

Merriments, © John Glover, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Merriments
© John Glover
2nd place

 

Midwinter, © John Glover, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Midwinter
© John Glover
3rd place

 

Category : Breathing Spaces

Serendipity, © Andrea Pozzi, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Serendipity
© Andrea Pozzi
1st place

 

Mystic Glastonbury Tor, © Esen Tunar, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Mystic Glastonbury Tor
© Esen Tunar
2nd place

 

Thornham Dawn, © Chris Herring, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Thornham Dawn
© Chris Herring
3rd place

 

Category : Greening the City

City Campus, © Annie Green-Armytage, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
City Campus
© Annie Green-Armytage
1st place

 

Autumnal City Morning, © Vanda Ralevska, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Autumnal City Morning
© Vanda Ralevska
2nd place

 

Self-Reflection, © Yingting Shih, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Self-Reflection
© Yingting Shih
3rd place

 

Category : Outdoor Living

Sunrise at Ellicar, © Clare Forbes, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Sunrise at Ellicar
© Clare Forbes
1st place

 

Sunrise at the Summerhouse, © Annie Green-Armytage, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Sunrise at the Summerhouse
© Annie Green-Armytage
2nd place

 

A Place to Dream, © Danièle Dugré, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
A Place to Dream
© Danièle Dugré
3rd place

 

Category : The Beauty of Plants

Through Icy Glass, © Carol Casselden, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Through Icy Glass
© Carol Casselden
1st place

 

Golden Glow, © Raymond Jones, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Golden Glow
© Raymond Jones
2nd place

 

Exotic Swirl, © Cindy Vondran, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Exotic Swirl
© Cindy Vondran
3rd place

 

Category : The Bountiful Earth

Morning Mist and Mellow Fruitfulness, © Nigel McCall, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Morning Mist and Mellow Fruitfulness
© Nigel McCall
1st place

 

A Good Harvest is in Sight, © Shaofeng Zhang, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
A Good Harvest is in Sight
© Shaofeng Zhang
2nd place

 

The Cinnamon Farmer, © Suwandi Chandra, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Cinnamon Farmer
© Suwandi Chandra
3rd place

 

Category : Trees, Woods & Forests

Autumn in Padley Gorge, © Dave Fieldhouse, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Autumn in Padley Gorge
© Dave Fieldhouse
1st place

 

Dinorwig Pattern, © Matthew Holland, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Dinorwig Pattern
© Matthew Holland
2nd place

 

Frostiest Tree In The Forest, © Chris Dale, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Frostiest Tree In The Forest
© Chris Dale
3rd place

 

Category : Wildflower Landscapes

Cerrado Sunrise, © Marcio Cabral, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Cerrado Sunrise
© Marcio Cabral
1st place

 

Spirit of the Holy Mountain, © Yi Fan, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Spirit of the Holy Mountain
© Yi Fan
2nd place

 

Siam Tulips, © Simon Hathaway, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Siam Tulips
© Simon Hathaway
3rd place

 

Category : Wildlife in the Garden

Female Blackbird, © Alan Price, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Female Blackbird
© Alan Price
1st place

 

Fairy Tale, © Petar Sabol, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Fairy Tale
© Petar Sabol
2nd place

 

Goldfinch, © Jonathan Need, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Goldfinch
© Jonathan Need
3rd place

 

Photo project : Black & White

Ancient Oak Tree, © Michael Hudson, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Ancient Oak Tree
© Michael Hudson
1st place

 

Twice the Same, © Lotte Grønkjær-Funch, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Twice the Same
© Lotte Grønkjær-Funch
2nd place

 

Cerrado Sunset, © Marcio Cabral, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Cerrado Sunset
© Marcio Cabral
3rd place

 

Photo project : Macro Art

Giant Carrot, © Stephen Studd, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Giant Carrot
© Stephen Studd
1st place

 

The Creation, © Peter Pullan, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Creation
© Peter Pullan
2nd place

 

Taraxacum officinale, © Steve Lowry, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Taraxacum officinale
© Steve Lowry
3rd place

 

Photo project : Still Life

Pomegranate, © Simon Schollum, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Pomegranate
© Simon Schollum
1st place

 

Autumn Fruits, © Mandy Disher, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Autumn Fruits
© Mandy Disher
2nd place

 

Sentient, © Bert Shankman, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Sentient
© Bert Shankman
3rd place

 

Photo challenge : Square Crop Snap Competition

Echinacea, © Nigel Burkitt, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Echinacea
© Nigel Burkitt
1st place

 

Seedhead Tree, © Linda Duncalf, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Seedhead Tree
© Linda Duncalf
2nd place

 

A Walk in the Park, © Rachel Chappell, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
A Walk in the Park
© Rachel Chappell
3rd place

 

Special award : Captured at Kew

The Sackler Crossing, © Zygmunt Szot, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Sackler Crossing
© Zygmunt Szot
1st place

 

Fully Loaded, © Tammy Marlar, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Fully Loaded
© Tammy Marlar
2nd place

 

The Hive, © Paula Cooper, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Hive
© Paula Cooper
3rd place

 

Special award : European Garden Photography Award

Mediterranean Dawn, © Marianne Majerus, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Mediterranean Dawn
© Marianne Majerus
1st place

 

Autumnal Impressions at the Red Bridge, © Danièle Dugré, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Autumnal Impressions at the Red Bridge
© Danièle Dugré
2nd place

 

Late Afternoon, © Rachele Z. Cecchini, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Late Afternoon
© Rachele Z. Cecchini
3rd place

 

Special award : Gardens on the Go

Seed Doodles, © Jane Simmonds, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Seed Doodles
© Jane Simmonds
1st place

 

Red-Flowering Currant, © Kerstin Schelberg, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Red-Flowering Currant
© Kerstin Schelberg
2nd place

 

Kew Lights, © Annalaura Pretaroli, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Kew Lights
© Annalaura Pretaroli
3rd place

 

Special award : Humphry Repton

The Last Rays of Sun, © Simon Lea, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Last Rays of Sun
© Simon Lea
1st place

 

Folly, © Justin Minns, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Folly
© Justin Minns
2nd place

 

The Lawn, © Helen Moore, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
The Lawn
© Helen Moore
3rd place

 

Youth category : Young Garden Photographer of the Year

Hydrangea, © Yang Yu Wei, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Hydrangea
© Yang Yu Wei
1st place

 

Dandelion, © Yang Yu Wei, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Dandelion
© Yang Yu Wei
2nd place

 

Crop Art, © Will Jenkins, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year — IGPOTY
Crop Art
© Will Jenkins
3rd place

 

Portfolio

Simple Nature, © Mandy Disher, 1st place, International Garden Photographer of the Year - IGPOTY
Simple Nature
© Mandy Disher
1st place

 

The Heart of the Woods, © Steve Lowry, 2nd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year - IGPOTY
The Heart of the Woods
© Steve Lowry
2nd place

 

Water lilies & Lotus, © Hong Zhao, 3rd place, International Garden Photographer of the Year - IGPOTY
Water lilies & Lotus
© Hong Zhao
3rd place

 

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