Royal Society of Biology Launches International Amateur Photography Competition


International Biology photography competition opens for entries on the theme 'The Hidden World'

The Hidden World is the theme of this years' Royal Society of Biology amateur photography competition. The natural world harbours a wealth of secrets and surprises and the Royal Society of Biology invite you to capture or uncover this hidden world of biology.

Supported by Eppendorf, the competition has two categories, each with a cash prize: Photographer of the Year (18 and over) with a top prize of £1,000; and Young Photographer of the Year (under 18) with a top prize of £500. Get snapping and submit up to three images by 31st August 2017.

Judging for the competition will take place in September and the winners will be announced at the Society’s annual award ceremony on Thursday 12th October during Biology Week 2017.

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