Now in its fifth year the British Wildlife Photography Awards, sponsored by Canon celebrate the talents of photographers of all nationalities practicing in the UK, while at the same time, highlighting the great wealth and diversity of British Natural History.
With a prize fund of up to £20,000 and the overall winner receiving a cash prize of £5,000.
The images receiving judges’ commendations will form part of a traveling exhibition. The British Wildlife Photography Awards aim to set the standard for wildlife photography in the UK for many years to come.
There are 11 categories to enter in this year’s competition:
These include two brand new categories:
‘Botanical Britain’ and ‘Natural Details’.
An opportunity to capture the beauty of British trees, plants and fungi. and to explore nature close-up.
Entries from young photographers is free.
Dates: The closing date is 4th May. For more detailed information about the competition, prizes, how to enter, a full description of categories, shooting tips, and terms & conditions, please visit the competition website: www.bwpawards.org