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2017 Wildlife Photo Contest

Now is the time to select your best shots to enter in the 2017 Wildlife Photo Contest!

Submit up to three of your best wildlife photos through May 31 for the chance to win a spot on a photography tour with Natural Habitat Adventures!

A panel of photography experts will select the Experts' Choice Grand Prize, which offers one spot on Nat Hab's Great Alaskan Grizzly Photo Adventure.

The winner will have a thrilling opportunity to fly to Katmai National Park, then board our private small ship to follow the coast in search of the world’s biggest brown bears. Ashore in the company our naturalist Expedition Leader, you'll get astounding photos of the bears as you observe them safely on foot at close range!

A popular vote will determine the winner of the People's Choice award, with voting taking place from June 1-30, 2017. Invite your friends and family to vote for your submissions! They can help you land an Arctic photo safari to Churchill, Canada on our Classic Polar Bear Photo Adventure. The winner will travel the tundra with our naturalist guide who's an expert wildlife photographer. Few photo ops are as exciting as coming lens to nose with a giant polar bear!

In addition to the Grand Prize Awards, eight Honorable Mentions will be awarded, each winning a $150 gift card to B&H Photography Store.




The winner of the People's Choice Grand Prize earns a spot on the Classic Polar Bear Photo Adventure with Natural Habitat Adventures. This is a 7-day, 6-night trip, valued at $7,900 USD.

The winner of the Experts' Choice Grand Prize earns a spot on the Great Alaskan Grizzly Photo Adventure with Natural Habitat Adventures. This is an 8-day, 7-night trip, valued at $10,200 USD.

Eight Honorable Mention Awards will win a $150 gift card to B&H photography store.


Must be 18 or over and a resident of the U.S. or Canada

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

By submitting an entry, each Entrant 1) will retain the copyright of their submitted photos at all times (Sponsor will never own the copyright to Entrant’s photos) and 2) gives Natural Habitat Adventures, World Wildlife Fund, and Wildlife Photo of the Day permanent, non-exclusive, royalty-free permission to display your submitted photo(s) on their respective websites, social media accounts, and in print or digital content associated with those organizations.