Are you are a keen amateur photographer that loves to capture striking landscapes, migration spectacles, fabulous flora, or dramatic close-up images of birds, mammals and insects? Would you like to win up to €500 in cash prizes? Then we have the competition for you.
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Our ‘Biodiversity Photographer of the Year’ competition is open to all amateur photographers, whether you take photos as a hobby or it’s your first time out with a camera, all are welcome to enter.
This year we are looking for photographs that celebrate Ireland’s rich web of life. The challenge is to capture an image of some of the biodiversity in your area. Whether you live in the heart of the countryside or the centre of a city, there is wildlife to be found.
Biodiversity doesn’t stop at the shore. Ireland’s marine territory is 10 times larger than the island itself! To celebrate life in our ocean we are delighted to announce an additional prize in this years Biodiversity Photographer of the Year competition! The Ocean Photography category has been kindly sponsored by the Fair Seas Campaign, with a prize of €250 up for grabs!
Do you love exploring our oceans? Whether by boat, on shore or underwater, we welcome photos of all ocean life for this category!
All photos must be taken in the month of May and must be submitted by midnight on the 31st May 2022.
A maximum of 5 entries per participant will be accepted.
The winner will be determined by a judging panel whose decision is final.
The winner will receive €500, with second place receiving €300 and third place €200.
We look forward to receiving your entries!
How to Enter
Please read the Terms and Conditions thoroughly before submitting your entry.
Featured image credit: Beauty in Flight – by Christopher Howes