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