Photography Competition 2017

Monday 27th November 2017

Great crested grebe at Essex Wildlife Trust Stanford Warren. Pic: Robin Lowry

Photography Competition 2017


Thank you to everyone who entered our Photography Competition this year. Entries closed at the end of October - we received some fantastic images across our categories.

Judging will now take place in early December, with the list of winners and runners-up announced in early 2018. A prize-giving will be held soon afterwards.


Our competition ran from June-October 2017, with six categories: 



Our beautiful county

Unexpected Essex

EWT to a tee

Young photographer

A panel of judges, including renowned wildlife photographer, Russell Savory, and Essex Wildlife Trust CEO, Andrew Impey, are choosing six category winners, six category runners-up, and one overall winner. The overall winner will receive £250 and a trophy, with each category winner receiving a shield and each runner-up a certificate.

Prize-winners will be announced in early January 2018 and a prize-giving event held soon afterwards.

  • Thank you to the gererous support of Olympus KeyMed, an Essex Wildlife Trust corporate Investor in Wildlife, who have sponsored the competition.