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Glanzlichter International Competition of Nature Photography 2021

The competition is open to everyone who practices nature photography as a hobby or on a professional basis. The Fritz Poelking Award will be chosen from all submissions to category 5.

Young photographers up to the age of 17 may participate in all categories. The Junior Award will be selected from all entries.

In each category, 5 (five) images can be entered — in total not more than 25 images.

Images of pets, multiple exposures or digital manipulated images are not eligible to enter this competition.
Categories

Magnificent Wilderness
The Beauty of Plants
Nature as Art
Artists on Wings
The World of Mammals
Diversity of all other Animals
Moments in Nature
Aerial Views of Nature
Fritz Polking Award
Junior Award
All Over Winner

Fees:

Paid

Prizes:

In total, prizes worth more than €28,000 can be won which includes cash prizes of more than €12,000 and special prizes worth €16,000.

In categories 1-8 a Winner and nine Highlights will be chosen. The category winners will receive €500 each and in addition a trophy and a Glanzlichter book, each.
The category highlights will receive €50 and a Glanzlichter book, each.
In addition, the Fritz Poelking Award will be awarded. The winner of the Fritz Poelking Award will receive €250, the DVF medal in bronze, a book by Fritz Poelking and a Glanzlichter book.
A Junior Award Winner and two Highlights in every age category will be chosen.
The Junior Award winner will receive €500, a trophy, the DVF medal in silver and a Glanzlichter book.
The four highlights will receive €50 each and a Glanzlichter book, each.
One All Over Winner will be chosen.
The All Over Winner will receive €2,500, a trophy, the DVF medal in gold and a Glanzlichter book.

Eligibility:

The competition is open to everyone who practices nature photography as a hobby or on a professional basis.

Copyrights & Usage Rights:

The copyright always remains with the photographer.

Theme:

Nature