European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020

Competition Rules & Participation

Let’s get started – on 20 January 2020 for the 20th time!

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European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020

This competition is open for photographers residing within Europe and for GDT members.

NEW: Fritz Pölking Prize and Fritz Pölking Junior Prize
This story and portfolio prize is from now on a special category integrated in the EWPY (European Wildlife Photographer of the Year) competition!

 

All Infos

ENGLISH: Competition Rules (PDF)

FRANCAIS: Règlement du concours (PDF)

Entry deadline was 1 March 2020 at midnight (CET)!


Judging Panel

  • Orsolya Haarberg
  • Staffan Widstrand
  • Keith Wilson
  • Angel Fitor
  • Joan de la Malla

Meet our judges...

Prizes

  • There will be cash and material prizes in the amount of 32,000 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 2020 in Lünen as well as the exhibition catalogue.

 

Online Participation

Entry deadline was 1 March 2020 at midnight (CET)!