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Photographers from all over the world are drawn to and inspired by Scotland's landscape and natural heritage.

The Scottish Nature Photography Awards celebrate nature, wildlife and landscape photography in Scotland.

The 2021 Awards are open for entries 10th September - 30th November 2021. Enter here

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Update 26 & 27/11/2021 - We have been adversely affected by Storm Arwen knocking out power and broadband connections. We apologise for any delay in contacting you when processing entries or queries. Please be assured we will get in touch as soon as we can and please bear with us. We will, of course, make arrangements for any upload extension time that's needed.

As the deadline for the 2021 competition approaches, we caught up with the 2020 title winners. Read here

The 2021 Competition


Portfolio Yearbooks

The Scottish Nature Photography Awards Portfolio Yearbooks showcase the winning and shortlisted images from all the categories in the Photographic Competition. They offer an insight into the creation of the winning images and into the photographers themselves.

The Portfolio Yearbook 2020 is now available!

Order here.



The 2020 Winners' Exhibition supported by Photech Print & Frame and Perspectives tours in 2021.

View exhibition dates here.


2020 Book Vote

As part of our commitment to showcase Scottish nature, wildlife and landscape photography, the Scottish Nature Photography Awards include an award that recognises the merits of photographic books through our biennial public vote to find the Favourite Scottish Nature Photography Book.

View results here.