The UK’s biggest and best travel photography competition is open for entries. Enter your favourite travel snaps now for the chance to win a trip to Jordan or £3,000. We’re looking for outstanding photos from around the globe, taken by travellers just like you. So if you’ve got pictures that you think are in with a chance, send them to us – we want to see them!
Amateur Category: Open to amateur photographers only
There are four categories in the Amateur competition: (i) People (ii) Wildlife (iii) Landscape (iv) Travel Icons (classic travel images that sum up a destination).
You may enter up to four photos IN TOTAL. This can be across all categories or within selected categories (eg, four shots in one category OR two shots in one, two in another OR one in each, etc). One submission per individual; multiple entries will be disqualified.
Portfolio Category: Open to amateur or professional photographers; £10 entry.
There are four categories in the Portfolio competition: (i) People (ii) Wildlife (iii) Landscape (iv) Travel Icons (classic travel images that sum up a destination).
The portfolio must be themed and reflect one of the categories. The images must work together to create a cohesive portfolio. Pictures will be judged independently and as a set. Each submission must consist of a portfolio of five photos in total. Only one entry per individual is allowed – multiple entries will result in disqualification.
Contest Prize & TERMS
The photographer of the Portfolio deemed by the judges to be the overall winner of the Portfolio category will be awarded £3,000. Runners Up and Highly Recommended entrants will win amazing Nikon cameras. The Runners Up can get new perspectives with the Nikon D5200 digital SLR camera kit – a lightweight model packed with creative effects, a vari-angle screen, 24.1mp DX-format CMOS sensor and full HD movie mode. Meanwhile, our Highly Recommended entrants will become proud owners of the Nikon COOLPIX AW110
ELIGIBILITY: UK / 18+
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COPYRIGHT: Copyright of entered photos remains with the photographer in its entirety
Winners retain copyright and ownership of photos taken on the commission.
USAGE RIGHTS: The photographer grants the organisers and sponsors non-exclusive rights to free production and exhibition of prize-winning and commended entries but only in direct promotion of and publicity for this competition for up to five years. Where possible, credit will be given. Photos cannot be sold by any third party without the photographer’s permission.
There may be opportunities for winning photographers to benefit from the commercial use of their image but they will always be contacted first to obtain their permission
Wanderlust and The Independent may use the photos taken on the commission, without payment, for related follow-up features. The Jordan Tourist Board will be granted free use of the photos for promotional purposes.