If you still haven’t found a competition that suits your particular interests, why not consider some of the smaller, more niche competitions? There are hundreds available for your entries, and some don’t charge for entries. Here are some of our favourites.
Black+White Photographer of the Year
Run in partnership with Fujifilm, Black+White Photographer of the Year, as you may have guessed, champions all things monochrome. Prizes usually include the latest camera gear, and the competition is divided into categories, with an overall winner. See bpoty.com.
Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards
With a chance to win a once-ina-lifetime safari trip, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards are for the more amusing shots in your wildlife portfolio. Entry is free. You have until 30 June to submit your entries. The website comedywildlifephoto.com has all the details.
Dog Photographer of the Year
Run by the Kennel Club, Dog Photographer of the Year celebrates everything dogrelated. Split into various categories, the winning photographer’s pictures are displayed at a prestigious exhibition in Mayfair, London; there is also an oil painting of their winning image. Visit dogphotographeroftheyear.co.uk for more details.
This image won the Oldies category in the 2017 Dog POTY