International Competition of Nature Photography Glanzlichter 2018


15th January 2018

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

The competition is open to everyone who practices nature photography as a hobby or on a professional basis.

There are 8 categories:
• Magnificent Wilderness (landscape photography)
• The Beauty of Plants (plant phtography)
• Nature as Art (shape, colour and abstraction of nature)
• Artist of Wings (bird photography)
• The World of Mammals (images of mammals)
• Diversity of all other Animals (animal kingdom except birds and mammals)
• Black and White (images that show the subject in black and white)
• Moments in Nature (images of special moments in nature)

Images can be submitted via the website or on CD/DVD.

Entry fee
€ 20 per participant

In total, prizes worth more than € 28,000 can be won wich includes cash prizes of more than € 11,000 and special prizes worth € 17,000.

The overall winner will receive € 2,500, a trophy, the DVF medal in gold and a Glanzlichter book.

The category winners will receive € 500 each.

Please visit to learn more about the competition.