Photography Competition

Photography Competition 2020

The Wildlife Trust BCN photography competition 2020, generously sponsored for the second year by Fujifilm UK Ltd, celebrates the wildlife and landscapes of our three counties and is now open for entries from anyone of any age. 

Send us your best nature or landscape photographs taken in Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire or Northamptonshire on the theme of ‘local gems’ for your chance to win. You can read the full terms and conditions online.


Winners are published in our 2021 calendar plus a top prize of £1500 worth of photographic equipment from sponsors Fujifilm UK and second and third prizes of optical equipment from Opticron


Local gems

Closing date

Noon, Monday 13 April 2020

Enter the competition using our online form

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Photography Competition 2020 Poster

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The Wildlife Trust BCN 2020 Calendar

Featuring the winning images from the 2019 photography competition

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Image by Caroline Fitton

The winners of the 2019 competition

The winners of the 2019 Photography Competition, generously sponsored by Fujifilm UK Ltd were announced in the summer of 2019. Congratulations to Simon Wantling, whose photograph of romatic great crested grebes, taken at Felmersham Gravel Pits, won first prize. Read the news story here.

1st Prize: Simon Wantling
2nd Prize: Claire Haskins
3rd Prize: Eglė Vičiuvienė

Congratulations also to the following photographers, whose pictures have also been chosen to feature in our 2020 calendar:
Nigel Bell, Karen Brammer, Finbar Carroll, Lester Cooper, Trudie Davidson, Rebecca Fulcher, Daniel Hauck, Matthew Hazleton, David Jackson, Ann Miles, Trevor Sawyer, Mark Tyrell and Dovydas Vicius.

The 2020 Wildlife Trust BCN calendar featuring all of the stunning winning images is available to buy online and at our Nene Wetlands Visitor Centre.


Photography Competition

2020 competition now open

Romantic Grebes by Simon Wantling.  Photography Competition 2019 1st Prize.