Wanderlust – Travel Photo Contest 2012
Amateur photographers are able to enter up to four photographs for their chance to win a trip to mysterious Papua New Guinea. Both amateur and professional photographers can enter a Portfolio category for their chance to win £3,000.
The closing date is 18 October 2012. Competition finalists will be on exhibition at the annual Destinations Travel Show in London and Manchester, in early 2013.
Eligibility: UK only / 18+
Enter Fee: Free for amateurs / £10 for Portfolio Category
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).
Up to ten entries in each category will be displayed for judging at Destinations 2013.
Each of the four category winners will win a photo commission to visit a region of Papua New Guinea.
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).
Prizes: 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 prizes to announced at a later date.
Copyright and usage of your entry: Prize-winning and commended photos may be reproduced free of charge in both Wanderlust and The Independent, including their websites, and may be used by any of the sponsors and organisers of the exhibition, without payment, in direct promotional material related to the competition and exhibition only.
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.
Deadline: October 18, 2012