One of the most popular outdoor photography competitions in the West is now open.Submissions for the 2021 Wyoming Wildlife magazine annual photo contest are being accepted online until midnight Nov. 15. Winning entries will be published in the February 2022 photo issue of Wyoming Wildlife magazine.
“Anyone — amateur or professional — can enter his or her images taken in Wyoming, and this issue is a chance to not only showcase great photography but also the amazing wildlife and scenery found throughout the state,” said Tracie Binkerd, magazine editor.
In addition to being published in the magazine, the grand-prize winner for the best overall photo will receive $600 and a $350 voucher for a print of their shot on metal, gallery mount or other canvas at Artizen Photo Printing in Cheyenne. Prizes are also offered for first, second and third places in each of the four photo categories. Honorable mentions will also be recognized.
Contestants can submit up to 10 photographs in scenic, wildlife, flora, or recreation categories.
Submissions are accepted online only. Photographers are encouraged to practice ethical photography, keeping an appropriate distance and respecting animals and their habitats.