2017 GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year

The competition aims to highlight the excellent quality achieved by European nature photographers and wants to present the innovative and distinct style they use to focus on the living things around us. The photographs entered in this competition shall contribute to the European idea of protecting wildlife and habitat and will hopefully evoke responsibility and understanding in the public.

Closing Date

1 March 2017

Categories

K1 – Birds, K2 – Mammals, K3 – Other Animals, K4 – Plants and Fungi, K5 – Landscapes, K6 – The Underwater World, K7 – Man and Nature, K8 – Nature’s Studio, K9 – Young Photographers – Group A; up to 14 years, and Group B; 15-17 years

Prizes

Overall winner: 3,000 EUR, invitation to the award ceremony (travel expenses, costs for the buffet and accommodation)
K1-8 winners will receive 800 EUR, and the runners up will receive 500 EUR.
K9 winners will receive 200 EUR as well as an invitation to the award ceremony (travel expenses, costs for the buffet and accommodation)

Entry Fee

Adult Competition – 30 Euros.
Young photographers enter free of charge.

Entry Requirements

The competition is open to all members of the GDT. Each participant may enter a total of 20 images with no more than 5 images per category. Individual images cannot be entered in more than one category.

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