Welcome to the Wanderlust Photo of the Year Competition!

Win a trip to Costa Rica

If you've got an amazing photo that you've taken somewhere on your travels, enter it into the 2017 Wanderlust Photo of the Year competition and you could win a photo commission to Costa Rica or £3,000 cash. Courtesy of Costa Rica and Nikon.


Photo of the Year 2017 entry has now closed!


The Wanderlust Photo of the Year is open to both Amateurs and Professionals. In the Amateur category, you can enter up to 4 images in any combination of 4 categories. The categories are People, Wildlife, Landscape and Active.So you could enter 1 wildlife, 1 People and 2 Landscapes, or 4 into the People category or even just 1 photo into the Active category.

The Portfolio category is open to Professionals and Amateurs. You must enter 5 images, that form a coherent group and complement each other. This portfolio must fit within one of the 4 categories above.

In return for your hard work, the winner of each of the 4 amateur categories will be whisked off on a photo commission to Costa Rica. The single winner of the Portfolio category will receive £3,000 in cash.

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