The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2021


Submissions open:
1 March 2021

Submissions close:
30 June 2021

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards are looking for funny wildlife images. This global photography competition was founded in 2015 by Paul Joynson-Hicks and Tom Sullam.

The competition has six categories:

• The Alex Walker’s Serian Creatures of the Land Category
Enter up to three of your funniest pictures of wildlife which lives on the land.

• The Spectrum Creatures in the Air Category
Birds, bats and any other creatures that fly.

• The ThinkTank Photo Junior Category
This is a category for kids with a talent for taking great and funny wildlife pictures. You have to be less than 16 years old.

• The Amazing Internet Portfolio Category
A collection of 4 images which are a collection, or portfolio, of really funny wildlife images.

• The Olympus Underwater Category
This category is for creatures which live in water.

• The Video Clip Category
This is the category where you can enter up to 2 video clips and each one can be no more than 60 seconds.

Previous winners

Photo by Mark Fitzpatrick – 2020 Overall Winner. Click HERE for more images.

Photo by Sarah Skinner – 2019 Overall Winner. Click HERE for more images.

Photo by Mary McGowan – 2018 Overall Winner. Click HERE for more images.

Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

The overall winner will receive:
• a hand made metal trophy,
• a one week photographic safari in Kenya for two people (please note that international flights are not included in your prize),
• Z6 Nikon mirrorless camera and a Nikkor Z DX 50-250mm f/4.5-6.3 VR lens.

Competition website
For further information visit the official competition website.