The winners of the renowned competition European Wildlife Photographer of the Year have been awarded in the first virtual but absolutely festive award ceremony on Thursday, 22 October 2020.
Jasper Doest with his photograph A Monkey's Mask came out as the overall winner of the competition.
Congratualtions to all winners!
Olympus has been the premium partner of the GDT since 2017. Various projects and campaigns have been implemented with Olympus in recent years, for example at the GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen. We are looking forward to our further cooperation.
Watch out! The GDT member's competition "GDT Nature Photographer of the Year 2021" starts on 15 December 2020. All GDT members are invited to enrich the competition!... to the Participation
You missed the virtual award ceremony of the European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2020? Dont't worry, you can still enjoy the stream!... to the award ceremony
The Fritz Pölking Junior Prize was awarded to Florian Smits for a portfolio on Siberian jays.More information...
With a heavy heart we decided to cancel this year's International Nature Photography Festival due to corona pandemic. It was a very difficult decision;in the GDT's history of almost 50 years, this has never happened before.More information...
Since May 19, 2020, the Stadtmuseum Schleswig has reopened at regular opening times and presents the exhibition European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2019. The pictures can be viewed until Sunday, June 14, 2020. The planned tours unfortunately have to be canceled.More information...
Last weekend, the German Society for Nature Photography (Gesellschaft für Naturfotografie - GDT) selected the GDT Nature Photographer of the Year 2020. The overall winner of the society's member's competition is Peter Lindel from Dortmund with his photograph of a hare. Congratulations!More information...
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 competition!More information...
Entry deadline is on February 1st 2020 at midnight. We look forward to receiving your images!
European Wildlife Photographer of the Year
virtual award ceremony
22.10.2020 | 20:00 CEST
General annual meeting VIRTUAL!
21.11.2020 | 20:00 CEST
Festival in Lünen
29. - 31.10.2021