About the competition

In the media

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year media coverage

The WPY competition attracts a very high level of coverage in the global press every year, with winning images and photographers appearing online, in print and on television and radio around the globe.

The competition message reaches almost a billion people annually.

Press exposure for the competition winners is career-changing, even for the most established photographers.

Top news stories

The Huffington Post


Sydney Morning Herald

CBC News

The Straits Times

If you are a journalist looking for press information or images, please visit media.nhm.ac.uk