The Sixth Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016 contest is launched. It is one of the prestigious contest organised for nature and adventure photographers. This year The outdoor photography magazine has teamed up with Fjallraven to make this 6'th OPOTY competition more compelling than ever. The overall winner will be off on an Arctic photography mission to capture the drama and action of the Fjallraven Polar 2017 expedition.br>
This Contest includes 8 categories
- Light on the Land
- Wildlife Insight
- Live the Adventure
- At the Water’s Edge
- Small World
- Under Exposed
- Spirit of Travel
- Young Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016 (for ages 18 and under)
The Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016 is open to all photographers, amateur, student and professional, and the general public both in the UK, and overseas. The entry fee is £8 for submitting 8 photographs and you are eligible for more than one category. Even entry to the same category twice is possible by paying additional fee. No entry fee is charged for young outdoor photographer category.
The overall winner of the Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2016 will be sent off, on a once in lifetime experience with a Polar Expedition on a Photographic Assignment to the Arctic, with Fjallraven Polar. This will be an amazing experience to the which will live in the winner's memory for long. A cash price of £200 and a Fjallraven Kanken n.2 Black Edition backpack will be awarded to winner in each category.
The closing date for the contest is November 2nd 2016.
To enter the contest log on to www.opoty.co.uk/