The Scottish Nature Photography Awards celebrate nature, wildlife and landscape photography in Scotland.
The 2016 Competition is open to professional and amateur photographers from around the world, but images must be taken in Scotland.
Entries close 24:00 hours GMT on Wednesday 30th November 2016.
This is the 7th annual competition to seek the Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year. The categories are:
Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year 2016
Scottish Wildlife Portrait
Scottish Wildlife Behaviour
Scottish Landscape – Sea & Coast
Scottish Landscape – The Land
Scottish Landscape – Urban Greenspace
Junior Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year 2016 (open to under-18s). Up to 5 images on any Scottish nature subject.
Student Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year 2016 (for full or part-time students over-18 undertaking a photography element in their course). Portfolio of 3 images on the theme of “Water”.
Andy Hall – Photographer
Niall Irvine – Photographer & Digital Imaging Practitioner and Co-organiser of the Awards
Richard Shucksmith – Photographer & Ecologist
Winning images will be featured in a Touring Exhibition in 2017. Winning and shortlisted images will be featured in the Portfolio Yearbook 2016.
Full details of the competition, prizes, rules and how to enter at: www.scottishnaturephotographyawards.com