The British Wildlife Photography Awards were established in 2009.

The key aims of the Awards are to:
– recognise the talents of photographers practicing in the UK, while at the same time highlight the great wealth and diversity of Britain’s natural history,
– celebrate British wildlife, in all its beauty and diversity, through a collection of inspirational photographs.
– showcase the very best of our nature photography to a wide audience and engage all ages with evocative and powerful imagery,
– encourage discovery, exploration, conservation and enjoyment of our natural heritage,
– raise awareness about British biodiversity, species and habitats,

British Wildlife Photography Awards – Prize Details

Overall Winner, British Wildlife Photographer – Cash Prize £5,000

The winning pictures and best entries will be included in a touring exhibition across the UK and a stunning coffee table book.

The title of British Wildlife Photographer is given to the photographer whose single image is judged to be the most striking and memorable of all the entries. The photographer of the overall winning image is awarded a first prize of £5,000.