Deadline: December 13, 2018 Entry fee: £30, the young competition – free Prizes: £1,000, £1,250, £1,500, £2,500, £10,000, valuable prizes
Now the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition provides a showcase for the world’s very best nature photography. The competition is owned by the world-renowned and trusted British institution, the Natural History Museum.
The Wildlife Photographer of the Year series consists of a major exhibition at the Museum and a worldwide tour. The winning images appear on website and leading publications worldwide. As a result, the photographs are seen by millions.
Wildlife Photographer of the Year calls on photographers worldwide to put nature in the frame. Whether you’re young, old, professional or amateur, we’d like to see work that raises awareness of the beauty and fragility of the natural world.
Photographers aged 18 and over
Young Competition aged 17 and under
Animals in their Environment
Behaviour: Amphibians and Reptiles
Plants and Fungi
Black and White
Wildlife Photojournalist: Single Image
Wildlife Photojournalist Award: Photo Story
Rising Star Portfolio Award (aged 18 to 26)
Wildlife Photographer Portfolio Award (aged 27 and over)