• Deadline: October 31st, 2023
• Prize: £4,000 GBP + Exhibitions + Press Exposure
• Theme: Several Categories
• Entry Fees: Yes
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The International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) stands as one of the most esteemed and renowned competitions and exhibitions globally, particularly in the realms of garden, flora, fauna, and fungi photography.
IGPOTY opens its doors for entries through its website, welcoming participants from all corners of the world, including amateurs, semi-professionals, and professionals. The competition showcases several captivating main categories, such as 'Beautiful Gardens', 'The Beauty of Plants', 'Trees, Woods & Forests', 'Abstract Views', and 'Wildlife in the Garden'. The ultimate honor in this prestigious contest is bestowed upon the Best Single Image (Overall Winner), awarded an impressive prize of £4,000 GBP.
Additionally, IGPOTY hosts a dedicated 'Portfolios' competition, held in collaboration with the Royal Photographic Society, which acknowledges the top three winners with prestigious medals: Gold, Silver, and Bronze. The 1st Place winner of the 'Portfolios' category receives a substantial monetary prize of £1,000 GBP.
The fortunate recipients of these esteemed awards, including the Overall Winner of the main Competition and the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place winners of 'Portfolios', are honored by having their winning entries prominently featured in the IGPOTY 17 touring exhibition. Furthermore, the IGPOTY winners receive significant media exposure, garnering recognition and acclaim from audiences around the world.