Environmental Photographer of the Year 2018

£2,000 cash prize

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Open to all professional and amateur, national and international photographers of all ages, the CIWEM Environmental Photographer of the Year is an international showcase for the very best in environmental photography. The competition encourages entries that are contemporary, creative, resonant, challenging, original and beautiful, but most of all, pictures that will inspire people around the world to start taking care of our environment.

Prizes:

Environmental Photographer of the Year
£2,000 cash prize
Spread and interview in one issue of CIWEM’s The Environment Magazine

Changing Climates Prize
£500 cash prize
Interview in one issue of CIWEM’s The Environment Magazine

Built Environment Prize
£500 cash prize
Interview in one issue of CIWEM’s The Environment Magazine

Sustainability in Practice Prize
£500 cash prize
Interview in one issue of CIWEM’s The Environment Magazine

Young Environmental Photographer of the Year (Under 21)
Camera equipment
Annual subscription to The Environment Magazine
Interview in one issue of CIWEM’s The Environment Magazine

Eligibility:

The contest is open to photographers of all nationalities and ages.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

The photographer retains the copyright to all their entries into the Environmental Photographer of the Year. The photographer will be credited. The photographer agrees that CIWEM will not be liable to the photographer in the event of inadvertent omission of the credit. By entering the Competition, you grant CIWEM a non-exclusive licence to reproduce, publish and communicate your entry to the public by exhibiting your entry through all media throughout the world in relation to the Environmental Photographer of the Year competition and CIWEM’s charitable activities. This includes but is not limited to: the competition judging process; an exhibition and tour; inclusion in an Environmental Photographer of the Year Exhibition catalogue or book; online galleries; promotional, press and marketing materials associated with the Environmental Photographer of the Year and CIWEM’s charitable activities and public benefit remit; and associated merchandising. CIWEM is allowed to pass on any entry to online and print publications to be used either for editorial or image based promotion only in relation to the Environmental Photographer of the Year, with full credit given to the photographer. CIWEM’s use of the photographs may include third party licensing to generate revenue which will be used for the promotion of the Environmental Photographer of The Year and other charitable activities undertaken by CIWEM. Commercial opportunities, such as third-party licensing, may exist for photographers to benefit from the use of any selected entry. Where such a commercial benefit is likely to arise, permission will be sought by CIWEM in advance.

Theme:

Environmental