GDT NEWS

  • 06.05.2019 / Contests

    Klaus Tamm is GDT Nature Photographer of the Year 2019

    During their annual general meeting last weekend, the Society of German Nature Photographers (Gesellschaft Deutscher Tierfotografen - GDT) selected the GDT Nature Photographer of the Year 2019. The overall winner is Klaus Tamm from Wuppertal, Germany with the photo of a yellow-collared mouse. All the results of the competition you can find in our gallery.

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  • 15.01.2019 / aus: Contests

    International Fritz Pölking Prize and Fritz Pölking Junior Prize 2019 now open

    In recognition of the photographic work of well-known photographer Fritz Pölking, the GDT in cooperation with publishing house "Tecklenborg" has launched the Fritz Pölking Prize and the Fritz Pölking Junior Prize in 2008. This award is presented within the context of the GDT contest "GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year" and is awarded annually for extraordinary work in the field of wildlife photography. This may either be a special wildlife photography project or a portfolio of individual photographs. Judgement will focus on photographic performance as well as the overall conception, idea and creative execution. The winners will be awarded cash prizes of 2,000 EUR (FPP) and 1,500 EUR (FPP Junior)!

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  • 15.01.2019 / aus: Contests

    Contest "GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year" 2019 now open

    For the 19th time the Society of German Nature Photographers (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.

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  • 24.12.2018 / aus: Miscellaneous

    Merry Christmas and the very best for the new year!

    We wish you a blessed Christmas holiday season. May this Christmas bring you comfort, joy, peace and happiness to last throughout the coming year!

  • 15.12.2018 / aus: Contests

    Members’ competition „GDT Nature Photographer of the Year” 2019 now open

    The GDT’s internal competition “GDT Nature Photographer of the Year" 2019 is now open for entries. Find more information, the competition rules and access to online-participation on our competition page.

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  • 02.11.2018 / aus: GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen

    International Nature Photography Festival 2018 - Review

    We were overwhelmed by the thousands of interested festival visitors! Our review in pictures is online - browse through impressive impressions and reminisce… ENJOY LÜNEN! See you again in 2019!

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  • 26.10.2018 / aus: Contests

    Cristobal Serrano from Spain is "GDT European Wildlife Photographer of the Year" 2018!

    The winners of the renowned competition European Wildlife Photographer of the Year have been awarded in a festive award ceremony on Friday, 26 October 2018.
    Cristobal Serrano with his photograph ‘Rainbow city’ came out as the overall winner of the competition.
    Congratualtions to all winners!

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  • 10.09.2018 / aus: Contests

    Johannes Wassermann from Italy wins Fritz Pölking Prize 2018!

    The Fritz Pölking Junior Prize 2018 goes to Mateusz Piesiak from Poland!

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  • 17.08.2018 / aus: GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen

    International Nature Photography Festival 2018

    Just two months left - then the GDT will open the doors to the International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen!
    A fantastic supporting program and exquisite exhibitions await you:
    lectures by well-known nature photographers from around the globe, exciting exhibitions, a big photo market as well as a show stage...

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  • 16.07.2018 / aus: GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen

    Here we go! The ticket pre-sale for the International Nature Photography Festival 2018 just started!

    For the 26th time the Society of German Nature Photographers (GDT) will open the doors to the International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen. An exquisite program invites photographers and visitors from all over the world to this most renowned festival of its kind in Europe!

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Dates 2019

Events

GDT Annual general meeting 2019
27 April 2019 - more info...

International Nature Photography Festival 2018
25 - 27 October 2019