Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017

The competition is organised by  the Natural History Museum, London.

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.

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: [1] Animals in Their Environment; [2] Animal Portraits; [3] Behaviour: Amphibians and Reptiles; [4] Behaviour: Birds; [5] Behaviour: Invertebrates; [6] Behaviour: Mammals; [7] Plants and Fungi; [8] Underwater; [9] Urban Wildlife; [10] Earth’s Environments; [11] Black and White; [12] Creative Visions; [13] Wildlife Photojournalist: Single Image; [14] Wildlife Photojournalist Award: Photo Story; [15] Rising Star Portfolio Award (ages 18 to 25), [16] Wildlife Photographer Portfolio Award (ages 26 and over).

There are three age group categories for photographers aged 17 and under.

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

Awards:-

—— For photographers aged 18 or over ——

Wildlife Photographer of the Year
• £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 Award: Photo Story
• £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 photographers aged 17 and under ——

Young Wildlife Photographer of the Year
• £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:- 15-12-2016

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