About the competition

In the media

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year media coverage

The WPY competition attracts a very high level of coverage in the global press every year, with winning images and photographers appearing online, in print and on television and radio around the globe.

The competition message reaches almost a billion people annually.

Press exposure for the competition winners is career-changing, even for the most established photographers.

Top news stories


The Guardian

USA Today

National Geographic

The Times

Sky News

If you are a journalist looking for press information or images, please visit media.nhm.ac.uk