Calling all photographers!
Have you taken any striking images of our beautiful residents or wild birds of prey? Enter your images into our annual competition for the chance to win a four night holiday* in Almogia, Southern Spain for up to six people and to have your photo displayed at the Trust.
We are looking for high quality images with great composition which fit into the following categories:
- Portrait – portrait of a Hawk Conservancy Trust bird of prey
- Action – resident Trust birds of prey in action
- Working relationship – between a member of Trust staff and a bird of prey (or Trust animal) in any location where the Trust is actively working
- Flora and fauna – wildflowers, shrubs, plants, trees, insects, mammals, wildlife and the sculptures around the Trust grounds (excludes birds of prey)
- In the wild – wild (non-captive/non-Trust) birds of prey in their natural settings
- Impression – we’re after photos that you feel sum up a visit to the Trust.
Please note: by entering this competition you take full responsibility for obtaining permission from all people included in your photograph (if their faces are visible).
*a four night break in Almogia, Southern Spain for up to six people. This prize excludes flights, insurance and any additional extras. The holiday must be taken during 2017 and cannot be taken during peak season (school holidays and July/August)
How to enter
- Purchase your entry from our shop.
- Register to create your account.
- Login to your account.
- Once logged in you will be asked for the receipt number from your entry purchase.
- You can then upload your images for the current month (up to twelve per month), as well as labelling them and choosing which categories they fit in to.
- Upload images and save.
- You can log back in to your account to add additional images to your entry at any time but please be aware that you will only be able to amend and add entries for the current month.
A winning and highly commended photograph will be selected for each of the above categories as well as an overall winner selected from the six category winners.
- Portrait – James Nash, Wildlife Artist
- Action – James Paterson, Photographer
- Working relationship – Andy Hinton, Curator at Hawk Conservancy Trust
- Flora and fauna – Dr Matt Stevens, UK Conservation Biologist at Hawk Conservancy Trust
- In the wild – Oliver Smart, Wildlife Photographer
- Impression – Guy Edwardes, Wildlife Photographer
The overall winner will be selected by TV presenter, zoologist and president of the Hawk Conservancy Trust, Chris Packham. Winners will be announced in the spring of 2018, following the close of the competition.
Frequently Asked Questions
Please take a look through the below questions before you submit your entries. If you have any further questions, don’t hesitate to contact us.