Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition

This years’ judging panel consists of an esteemed panel including Ruth Eichhorn, Director of Photography at GEO magazine in Germany, Steve Winter, previous overall winner and photojournalist for National Geographic, and Luciano Candisani, renowned wildlife and conservation photographer from Brazil. For the second year running, the panel will be chaired by wildlife photographer and film-maker, Jim Brandenburg.Speaking of the competition Brandenburg said: “Wildlife Photographer of the Year has a heart and a soul that propels it constantly forwards. We are seeking out the most powerful images of the natural world, which stir within the viewer a sense of awe, wonder and emotion.”Entries can be submitted from 7 January until 25 February. For more information about the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition and its categories, go to National History Museum website.