Prizes and awards

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, published by AA Publishing.

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.

Adult Categories - (Still Images)

Thanks to Canon each category winner (except British Seasons) will receive a Canon PowerShot S120 Camera and a Canon LEGRIA mini-digital creative camcorder plus splashproof case.

The Documentary Category winner will win these plus a Canon PIXMA PRO-1 inkjet photo printer

The British Seasons Category winner will win the following Páramo products.

Wildlife in HD Video Category

Thanks to Sky the ‘Wildlife in HD Video’ category winner will receive a Sky World HD package and a 3D TV. 


Thanks to Canon they will also receive a Canon XA-20 Professional Camcorder.
 Canon XA-20 Professional Camcorder

Schools award

A prize fund worth £1,000 including photographic and IT products. Full details to be confirmed.


Wildpix categories

There are two special awards to encourage participation by young people. These are free to enter.
  • Young British Wildlife Photographer (Up to 11) £300
  • Young British Wildlife Photographer (12  - 18) £500