Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) 2017 Awards

Now in the 15th year, the Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) Awards entry is open for the 2017 competition.

Amateur, semi-pro and professional photographers of all ages, from any part of the world, are invited to enter.

This year’s overall winner will be awarded £4,000, plus several other non-monetary prizes. Winners will be announced in all other competition categories and different prizes will be awarded.

This year’s competition categories include:

  • Celebration of Humanity – Portfolio
  • Earth & Climate – Portfolio
  • Tales of Adventure – Portfolio
  • My Camera, My Travels – Young Travel Photographer of the Year
  • Destination – New Talent
  • Wildlife, Sealife – One Shot
  • Food! – Flavours of the World – One Shot
  • Primary Colours and – One Shot
  • iTravelled – Smart Shot

Any photographer, amateur and professional, aged 19 years and over, from any country, can enter the three Portfolio categories and anyone can enter the three Single Image ‘One Shot’ categories and the Smart Shot category. The New Talent and Young Travel Photographer of the Year categories are only open to emerging and young photographers.

TPOTY’s 2017 shortlisted entries will be announced at the beginning of November and final results in early December.

Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) 2017 Awards – Entry Fees

The entry fee for each portfolio category and New Talent is £15. The entry fee for One Shot and Smart Shot is £8 per entry, and Young TPOTY is free to enter.

Contests Expiring on 25 September 2017