The contest is organised by CIWEM, the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management.
Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment.
All photographs entered must have been completed since 1 January 2017.
Each entrant may enter up to 10 photographs.
Environmental Photographer of the Year: £2,000
• Changing Climate Prize: £500
• Built Environment Prize: £500
• Sustainability in Practice Prize: £500
• Young Environmental Photographer of the Year (Under 21): Camera equipment