ATTENTION: we will definitely NOT extend the deadline this year! Closing date is 1 March 2017
...in the competition GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017!
For the 17th time the Society of German Nature Photographers (Gesellschaft Deutscher Tierfotografen - GDT) invites professional and non-professional photographers from all over Europe to join this year‘s competition.
The competition aims to illustrate the high quality and specific style of European wildlife photography through excellent pictures from Europe and all over the world. It also seeks to promote awareness for nature conservation through the means of photography.
The competition rules are available for download:
ENGLISH: Competition Rules (PDF - 1,1 MB)
FRANÇAIS/FRANZÖSISCH: Reglèment du concours (PDF - 1,1 MB)
ESPAGNOL/SPANISCH: Reglas del concurso (PDF - 1,1 MB)
Entry form for submitting entries by post:
There will be cash and material prizes in the amount of 25,000 EUR altogether.
Overall winner: 3,000 EUR, invitation to the award ceremony (travel expenses, costs for the buffet and accommodation)
K 1 – 8: winners: 800 EUR, runners-up: 500 EUR
K 9: winners: 200 EUR as well as an invitation to the award ceremony (travel expenses, costs for the buffet and accommodation; includes expenses for an accompanying adult), runners-up: 100 EUR
All winning participants will receive free tickets to the GDT International Nature Photography Festival 2016 in Lünen as well as the exhibition catalogue.