Share the View - International Nature Photo Contest 10th_anniversary
Entry Period:
October 15, 2021 -
December 1, 2021
$1,000 Grand Prize
$4,000 in additional prizes
... and more
Contest Details:

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Contest Prizes -

Greg Bergquist photo
© Greg Bergquist
Total of $5,000 in cash prizes.

Placement Prizes:

  • 1 Grand Prize of $1000
  • 4 First Prizes of $250 each
  • 5 Second Prizes of $100 each
  • 10 Category Prizes of $250 each

Category Prizes:

In addition to the overall prizes for all entries, ten prizes of $250 will be awarded in the following subject areas. Each cash award is provided by a generous sponsor to advocate for a cause, organization, or project that is featured by the awarded image. Please visit sponsor and advocacy websites to learn more about their efforts.

See the Categories page for details on what subject matter each category encompasses.

Aerial Views - $250
Sponsored by Cloud Ridge Naturalists advocating for LightHawk

Colorado Nature and Wildlife - $250
Sponsored by Colorado Life Magazine

Migratory Birds - $250
Sponsored by Cloud Ridge Naturalists
advocating for Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Migratory Bird Treaty Act

Ocean Life - $250
Sponsored by The SeaDoc Society

Polar Regions - $250
Sponsored by Cloud Ridge Naturalists advocating for International Polar Foundation

Pollinators - $250
Sponsored by North American Nature Photography Association (NANPA) advocating for Xerces Society

Private Lands - $250
Sponsored by Images for Conservation Fund (ICF)

Sense of Place - $250
Sponsored by Cloud Ridge Naturalists advocating for International League of Conservation Photographers (ILCP)

Urban Wildlife - $250
Sponsored by Colorado Urban Wildlife Photo Club advocating for Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and Black Country

World Heritage Sites - $250
Sponsored by Anonymous advocating for World Heritage Sites

Other benefits for the top 250 images:

- Daily features on the contest home page throughout 2021
- Top prize winners featured on the winners page throughout 2021
- Displayed in image gallery on the contest website throughout 2021
- Posting on various social media outlets throughout 2021