Your chance to win a prestigious award, with cash prize of £5,000 and reach millions through national exposure. Help raise awareness about British wildlife and celebrate our natural heritage. Winners and commended entrants will have their work showcased in a touring exhibition and stunning book, and will be invited to an exclusive awards ceremony, hosted by naturalist and TV presenter Mark Carwardine.
The overall prize fund worth up to £20,000 fund from lead sponsor Canon includes a cash first prize of £5,000 and Canon cameras. See all the prizes here.
It is a celebration of British wildlife as well as a showcase for photographers and videographers, both amateur and professional.
There are fifteen separate categories including animal behaviour, urban wildlife, habitat, animal portraits, marine life, the hidden secret world that lies in the undergrowth and a special award for wildlife in HD Video.
Also two junior categories – to encourage young people to connect with nature through photography.
Wildlife in HD Video
In addition to still photography there is a great opportunity to capture wildlife in action and win an amazing prize.