National Wildlife’s 41th Annual Photo Contest

Here’s a great opportunity for wildlife photographers, from National Wildlife Federation:

“The National Wildlife Federation is now accepting entries to its 41th annual photo contest. Nature is one of the most inspiring of all photography subjects and since it’s always changing, no shot is ever the same. Cash prizes totaling more than $20,000 and other gifts will be awarded to the winners in seven categories in three separate divisions: Professional, Amateur, and Youth.  Winners will be published on the NWF website and a selection will appear in the December 2011/January 2012 issue of National Wildlife magazine.”

- More than $20,000 in cash prizes
- Two $5,000 grand prizes -  one for pro and one for amateur division
- First place winner in each category receives Apple iPad – Second place  Apple iPod
- 75 honorable mentions
- Submit up to 25 images in 7 categories; backyard habitats, birds, connecting people and nature, landscapes and plant life, mammals, other wildlife, and new this year, animal babies.
“The judges are looking for striking images of nature—on land, in the air and beneath the water’s surface—from anywhere in the world. These images may show animal behavior, portraits of wildlife in natural habitat, plant life, natural landscapes, or people interacting with nature.”

For complete rules and to enter, visit their contest page.


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