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The winning entries will be shown to the public in an outdoor exhibition at Pancras Square, Kings Cross this summer during the National Park City Festival, 20th-28th July.

The exhibition will showcase the very best of London urban wildlife photography and will be seen by thousands of people.

The exhibition is free and can be visited daily 8am-10pm.


We have a fantastic line-up of judges for the competition, including Celebrity Adventurer, Bear Grylls; Urban Birder and BBC Presenter, David Lindo and former Wildlife Photographer of the Year winner Sam Hobson; Shirley Rodrigues, London's Deputy Mayor for Environment & Energy; and rising wildlife photographer Danielle Connor.


The winner in each category gets a one-to-one photography workshop with Sam Hobson, former Wildlife Photographer of the Year. The workshop includes an exclusive wildlife photography trip around the capital with key tips from Sam. Each category winner will also receive a state of the art Canon camera with lens to use on their own future photography adventures.

The under 18s category winner will receive a Canon EOS 250D with EF-S 18-55 IS STM lens.

The over 18s category winner will receive a Canon EOS 80D with 18-135 IS USM lens.

Category winners will also be invited to a prize-giving ceremony at City Hall to celebrate their win.

Shortlisted winners will have their photos seen by thousands of people at an exhibition in Kings Cross, which takes place in July during the National Park City Festival.