BC Nature Photo Contest 2023

The 2023 BC Nature Photo Contest is a celebration of the plants and animals, landscapes, and nature moments that show how naturalists of all ages spend their time outdoors. Whether you like to hike, bird watch, master your photography skills on all things nature, we encourage you to share.

Entries for the contest will open: January 1, 2023. Deadline for submissions:  Midnight February 24, 2023

The 2023 BC Nature Photo Contest has one new rule:  All entries must include the name of the subject i.e. Botany entries must name the name of the botany photographed, wildlife must have name etc.

Prizes will be awarded in the following five categories:

  • BC Wildlife
  • BC Botany, Landscape
  • BC Weird and Wonderful
  • Entries from BC – Youth 12-18, photographer
  • Entries from BC – Child 11 and under, photographer

BC Youth and Child photographers do not need to be members. We encourage all members to invite any youth and children they may know to participate.  Subject must be marked on their entries.

By submitting your photos, you agree to allow BC Nature to publish your photos for editorial purposes. You acknowledge and agree that all submissions may be reproduced and published without notice or compensation in any electronic media and any printed material such as our magazines, social media sites,  calendars, and website.

*If submitting photographs with people, please ensure you have their permission to do so. All entrants must sign a Photo Release Form.  Only one release form required for multiple entries from the same photographer.


Photo Contest Entry Form

Photo Contest submissions have now ended.