Photography Competition

Great crested grebe (c) Pete CheshireGreat crested grebe (c) Pete Cheshire

We are delighted to announce the winners of our 2020 calendar photo competition...

Pete Cheshire's great crested grebe with chicks topped the public vote to become overall winner of our 2019 competition and features on the front cover of our 2020 calendar.  

You can find out more in our news item about the competition or buy the calendar from our online shop.

Thanks to the team at Lower Smite Farm who get involved with the judging and especially thanks to our external judges (and previous winners) Jason Curtis  and Pete Walkden


Our 12 winners each wins a full page A4 position in our calendar as well as a copy of the calendar.  

Each month is also supplemented by photos from our runner's-up.

Visit our Flickrstream to see this year's winners and runner's-up

Keep up to date with us through our Facebook page and Twitter feed.  

Montage of winning images

Don’t forget...

If you're out taking photos don't forget...

...the welfare of the subject is top priority. Don’t stress a subject just for a photo; the wildlife is more important than the image.

...make sure you stay on paths or within designated areas.