Deadline: September 1, 2019
Entry fee: Young – Free, 5 images, Standard – €25, max 20 images, Portfolio – €15, max 12 images, Standard Portfolio – €40, max 20 Images
Prizes: €500, €1,000, €3,000 in cash, €125, €250 in products, valuable prizes, participation in exhibition at the Nature Talks Photo Festival
Nature Photographer of The Year is a Nature Photography contest that celebrates the artistry of nature photography.
We have some fantastic prizes for you to win including our top prize of €3000,- cash for the winner, plus other great cash prizes and cool photo equipment.
When you enter our nature photo competition you will also help diffrent nature conservations projects throughout the world.
The winners will also have a Photo Exhibition on the festival before it will be traveling through the Benelux.
- C1 Birds
- C2 Mammals
- C3 Other animals
- C4 Plants and Fungi
- C5 Landscapes
images in categories should depict the beauty and significance of animals, plants and their habitat. They can display all sorts of subjects: from details to groups, from portraits to overall views, from action-filled behaviour to atmospheric situations, from rare species to common sights, from natural habitats to complete ecosystems
- C6 Underwater
category is reserved for images depicting the world under water – these may be plants, animals or habitats in both salt and fresh water environments
- C7 Nature Art
category is for images that focus on colours and shapes in nature. This category is open to photographs in which the photographer shows his or her individual point of view, aesthetic considerations and photographic experimentation
- C8 Man and Nature
category deals with positive or negative aspects of human interaction with nature
- C9 Black & White
category is for Black & White images
- C10 Landscapes of “De Lage Landen”
- C11 Youth 10-17 years
category invites young photographers to enter their best nature images
- C12 Fred Hazelhoff Award (portfolio)
Nature Photographer of the Year 2018 Winners
Category Other Animals
Category Plants and Fungi
Category Nature Art
Category Man and Nature
Category Black and White
Category Fred Hazelhoff Portfolio Award