2016 British Wildlife Photography Awards

You can have the chance to win a prestigious British Wildlife Photography award, with a 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 in London. The awards recognise the talents of photographers practising in Britain whilst also highlighting the great wealth and diversity of British natural history. A celebration of British wildlife as well as a showcase for photographers and videographers, both amateur and professional.

Closing Date

30 April 2016

Categories

Animal Portraits, Animal Behaviour, Urban Wildlife, Hidden Britain, Coast and Marine, Wild Woods, Habitat, Botanical Britain, Close to Nature, British Nature in Black and White, British Seasons, Wildlife in HD Video, Documentary Series, WildPix – under 12, Wildpix 12-18 years.

Prizes

The winning pictures and best entries will be included in a touring exhibition across the UK and a stunning coffee table book, published by AA Publishing.
The title of British Wildlife Photographer is given to the photographer whose single image is judged to be the most striking and memorable of all the entries. The photographer of the overall winning image is awarded a first prize of £5,000.

Entry Fee

Enter this competition from £10. To enter the Young people’s award is free.

Entry Requirements

This competition is open to all professional and amateur photographers of any nationality. Adults (19 years and over) may enter a maximum of 40 images/video sequences across all categories. There is no limit per category. The young competition is open to those 18 years and under. Photographers from any country are welcome to enter but photographs must have been taken in the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands.

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