Photo Competition

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Enter the Lightchasers Photo Contest!

Our Lightchasers Nature Photography Conference photo competition is now open!

Between March 1st and May 1st, 2023, attendees of the conference can enter up to five photos total in any of our four primary categories:

  • Landscapes
    Includes intimates and small scenes. Buildings can be included so long as they don't take up more than 50% of the scene.
  • Astro
    Includes nightscapes and deep sky but not composites. Stacked images are allowed as are tracked images so long as the sky and foreground were taken in the same location and at the same focal length.
  • Wildlife
    All photos must be of wild animals and animals cannot have been baited.
  • Monochrome
    Black and white photos of any natural subject matter that adhere to the above rules of the other categories.

There will be a winner for each category as well as an overall award for Lightchaser Photographer of the Year.

Images will first be judged by our selection team before moving on to final judging by members of our presenter panel.

Please upload jpegs only. Images not to exceed more than 5mb. No more than 5 images in total can be uploaded per person.

Submit Your Photos for The Photo Competition

You can enter in more than one category by filling in this form multiple times.

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All photos must be in JPEG format and no larger than 5MB each.
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