Young competition | Wildlife Photographer of the Year


Show us life through your lens and make your mark on the world of nature photography. Demonstrate you have what it takes to become a future Wildlife Photographer of the Year, following in the footsteps of masters like Jim Brandenburg, Frans Lanting and Nick Nichols.  

Submissions should range from animal portraiture, action or behaviour and the wider habitats of wildlife, to artistic interpretations of the natural world that demonstrate photographic technique.

1. 10 Years and Under
2. 11 to 14 Years
3. 15 to 17 Years

4. Web exclusive: WILD-I Special Award

Calling all budding citizen reporters aged 17 and under. We’re looking for personal and newsworthy stories about the natural world captured on your mobile or tablet. Reports may cover anything from conservation efforts through to habitat destruction and the wider human impact on the wildlife around you.

Enter up to 10 images and a report of 150 words, which reveal your passion, curiosity and story-telling skills.