Entries are open for European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022

European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021
Medusa Balley by Angel Fitor, Overall Winner in 2021 (Image credit: Angel Fitor - European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2021)

Entries for European Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2022 have just opened and you could be in with a chance of winning up to €3000 ($3,400/£2,500). The competition is separated into eight categories as well as two youth categories for - 14 years and 15 - 17 years.

The competition was launched in 2001 by the German Society for Nature Photography (GDT) and has become one of the most renowned European Wildlife photo awards. Every year, it receives thousands of entries showing exceptional talent through a range of high-quality, diverse and unique images. Like last year, the categories will include, birds, mammals, other animals, plants and fungi, landscapes, the underwater world, man and nature and nature studio.

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.