Buglife Bug Photography Awards

In 2020 We partnered with Photocrowd to launch the inaugural year of the Buglife Bug Photography Awards  – showcasing the best invertebrates photography from around the world, and raising vital funds for Buglife. The 2021 competition is now live and waiting for entries.

After a fabulous first edition, the Bug Photography Awards are back for their second year.

The 2020 awards saw over 5,000 images submitted, 652 of which were shortlisted across the 11 categories. The winning images caught the imagination of the world’s press, and were featured in publications such as National Geographic, the Guardian, and the New Scientist.

This year we have another stellar judging panel, £20,000 of prizing to give away including £5,000 in cash, and once again bug photographers will be competing for the prestigious title of the Buglife Bug Photographer of the Year 2021. We can’t wait to see what you’ve been shooting. Best of luck!

© Mofeed Abu Shalwa ‘Red palm weevil’ by Mofeed Abu Shalwa, who has been crowned Luminar Bug Photographer of the Year 2020.

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