Deadline: 30 April 2022. Judging will take place throughout those months and for the month of May 2022, and the winners will be announced in early June 2022.
– Entrant photos must be taken on the African continent or associated islands. Only entries that are of African wildlife, landscapes, and/or culture will be accepted.
– Entries depicting wildlife should be of “wild” animals – no photos of captive wildlife (including farm animals, petting facilities, household pets, and zoo animals) will be considered. Photos of rescue/rehabilitation animals may be considered at the sole discretion of the organiser.
– Entries depicting humans: Please note that you should always obtain permission from your subjects to take photos of them. This may involve negotiating a fee. Do not take any photos of minors (under the age of 18) without permission from a parent or guardian. By submitting your photos to us you confirm that the necessary permissions were obtained.
The winner will receive a cash prize of US$ 5,000 and the two runners-up will receive a cash prize of US$ 2,500 each.
The winner (plus partner) and the two runners-up (plus their partners) will go on safari at the Khwai Private Reserve in Botswana.
Photo Contest Website: https://africageographic.com/photographer-of-the-year/2022-entries/