The Bird Photo Contest "FotoAves" 2017


Once again SEO/BirdLife with the collaboration of SIGMA, invites wildlife photographers worldwide to transform their pictures into messages for nature conservation taking part in FotoAves 2017.

Photography can become the best messenger for nature beauty, diversity and dignity of birds fragile world, that not just deserve consideration and be widespread but in fact deserve an award.

Theme of the contest:

The contest accepts photos of solo birds and birds in their environment (scenery including birds), taken in any part of the planet.

Maximum of 3 photos per entrant will enter in the competition.

Nest photography as well as captive, semi-liberty, feral animals, pets or digitally-manipulated photos will not be accepted. Photos should be free of watermarks or any other design artefact will not be accepted”> (read complete contest rules). 


First prize for the year’s best photograph: €1200

Second prize: €600

Third prize: €400

Entry deadline:

Photographies can be submitted before the 6th of November.

The jury decision will be published the last week of November 2017.

More information find here.

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