• 18.07.2022 / GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen

    International Nature Photography Festival 2022

    After two years of forced break due to Corona, things are finally starting up again! For the 28thtime the GDT will open the doors to the International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen again.
    photo: Morten Hilmer

    Ticket sale has started!

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  • 10.05.2022 / aus: Miscellaneous

    The current GDT Internal is available!

    As always, you can view the current internal via myGDT. Have fun!

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  • 13.04.2022

    Thomas Hempelmann is GDT Nature Photographer of the Year 2022

    It's that time again: The GDT chooses its Nature Photographer of the Year 2022. Overall winners of the members' competition of the German Society for Nature Photography is Thomas Hempelmann from Greifswald with the picture of a kestrel on a branch full of cherry blossoms.. Congratulations!

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  • 22.03.2022 / aus: Miscellaneous

    Our GDT-Chronicle is online!

    More than 50 years of GDT history have moved us to summarize the milestones of the Society for Nature Photography in a chronological order to publish them on our homepage (in German).
    Browse through past times and marvel at the remarkable development of our association...

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  • 16.03.2022 / aus: Contests

    Birds of the Wadden Sea

    Take part in the photo contest *Birds of the Wadden Sea*! Throughout the year migratory birds are on the move in the Wadden Sea. But now the migration towards the breeding grounds has started - it is concentrated in the period from March to May. So grab your camera and catch the best motifs!

    ... more information (in German)
  • 24.02.2022 / aus: Contests

    Rewilding Europe Award

    Special prize in Cooperation with Rewilding Europe

    Thanks to a new partnership between Rewilding Europe and the German Society for Nature Photography, this year's European Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition will offer a special rewilding award. The collaboration will help to promote nature and rewilding.

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  • 15.01.2022 / aus: Contests

    European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022

    Watch out! For the 22nd time, the GDT invites all amateur and professional photographers from all over Europe to participate in the competition European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022.
    The aim of the competition is to showcase the high quality and specific style of European nature photography in outstanding images from Europe and around the world and to promote the idea of nature conservation through photography.
    In total, prizes worth 32,000 euros are offered. The overall winner will receive 3,000 euros in cash!

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  • 24.12.2021 / aus: Miscellaneous

    The GDT wishes you a wonderful Christmas!

    We wish all our members, cooperation partners, sponsors, competition participants and nature photo friends all over the world a very peaceful and happy Christmas season and look forward with confidence and hope to a good and healthy 2022!

  • 28.10.2021 / aus: Contests

    Angel Fitor (Spain) is European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021

    Between beauty, uniqueness and fragility
    The winning images of the competition have been selected. The overall winner and European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021 is Spanish photographer, photojournalist and author Angel Fitor, whose striking picture Medusa ballet shows jellyfish in the Spanish lagoon of Mar Menor. Congratulation to all winners of the competition!

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  • 28.10.2021 / aus: Contests

    AWARD CEREMONY - European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021

    Are you also excited to see this year's winner? Be there live tonight when the GDT presents the winning images of the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021 competition.
    Livestream of the award ceremony | 8.00 p.m.


Dates 2022

Outdoor-Exhibition 'Nature photography through the ages"
Sauerlandpark Hemer
25.06.2022 - 16.10.2022

Exhibition 'European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021"
Scheune Bollewick near Röbel/Müritz
08.07.2022 - 04.09.2022

International Nature Photography Festival

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