The Urban Wildlife Photography Awards invite you to submit your best shots from the urban jungle in this global, open-to-all competition.

The number of Urban Wildlife images on Picfair has more than quadrupled since 2019. This competition will celebrate the street smart creatures we share our urban spaces with and the creative flair of photographers worldwide.

Winners will be awarded in three categories and an overall winner will be selected by an esteemed panel of judges.

50% of profits from prints sales from the competition will be donated to the wildlife conservation non-profit Re:wild.

Wildlife photographed in an urban setting during daylight
Wildlife photographed in an urban setting at night or dusk
Our ‘unexpected guests’ category - for surprising or funny shots of wildlife in an urban setting
An overall winner will be awarded from across all three categories

Overall winner:

Category winners:

Entrants' work will also be available to license via the Picfair platform at a price set by the photographer. All copyright will remain with the photographer.
The guest judging panel will include wildlife photographer, conservationist and Outdoor Photographer Melissa Groo, Urban Wildlife photography guru Andrew Budziak (as featured by CNN and BBC) and International wildlife photographer, Sony ambassador and Camtraptions founder Will Burrard-Lucas.
This competition is open to photographers of any level worldwide. To enter, sign-up to Picfair and start uploading your images.
  1. Sign up to Picfair and proceed to the Upload page
  2. Add your images
  3. Include the competition category tag to each image you enter (Note: you can do this during upload or by editing images already on your store!)
    1. For the ‘Daylight’ category, add tag: UWday
    2. For the ‘Nightlife’ category, add tag: UWnight
    3. For the ‘Fancy Seeing You Here’ category, add tag: UWfancy
  4. Upload your images
If you are already a Picfair user, you can enter simply by adding the tags in step 3, above, to any images already on the platform.
Submissions have now closed. Winners will be announced in June - good luck to all who entered!
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