Expired: Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016

Wildlife Photographer

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition is owned by the Natural History Museum Trading Company Limited.

The competition comprises an Adult Competition open to photographers aged 18 and over, and a Young Competition open to photographers aged 17 and under.

There are 16 adult categories:
— Earth’s Diversity
1. Mammals
2. Birds
3. Reptiles, Amphibians and Fishes
4. Invertebrates
5. Plants and Fungi
— Earth’s Environments
6. Underwater
7. On land
8. In the Skies
9. Urban
— Earth’s Design
10. Detail
11. Impressions
12. Black and White
— Documentary
13. Wildlife Photojournalist: Single Image
14. Wildlife Photojournalist: Photo Story Award
— Portfolio
15. Rising Star Portfolio Award (aged 18 to 25)
16. Wildlife Photographer Portfolio Award (for ages 26 and over)

The Young Competition
Entrants may submit into the appropriate Age Category a maximum of ten (10) images as follows:
– 10 Years and Under
– 11 to 14 Years
– 15 to 17 Years

Entry fees:-
The Adult Competition: £30
The Young Competition: entry is free

Awards:-
• For photographers aged 18 or over

— Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Best Single Image
£10,000, trophy and personalised certificate

— Wildlife Photographer Portfolio Award
£2,500 and personalised certificate
trip to London to attend the awards ceremony

— Wildlife Photojournalist: Photo Story Award
£2,500 and personalised certificate
trip to London to attend the awards ceremony

— Rising Star Portfolio Award
£1,500 and personalised certificate
trip to London to attend the awards ceremony

— Adult category winners
£1,250 and personalised certificate
trip to London to attend the awards ceremony

— Adult category finalists
personalised certificate
invitation to the awards ceremony in London

• For young photographers aged 17 and under

— Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Best Single Image
£1,000, trophy and personalised certificate
Canon photography equipment

— Young category winners
Canon photography equipment
personalised certificate
trip to London for awards ceremony

— Young category finalists
personalised certificate
invitation to the awards ceremony in London

Deadline:- 25-02-2016

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