Photocrowd Buglife Bug Photography Awards 2021

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Photocrowd Buglife Bug Photography Awards 2021

Photocrowd in association with bug life is organizing photography awards 2021. All the individuals from across the globe are welcome to participate. To participate, you have to submit photographs in any of the categories ranging from beetles, butterflies, dragonflies, and many more. You can submit up to 72 photographs and the entry fees need to be paid which range between £6 to £ 72 depending on the number of photographs you submit. The last date to submit your photographs is September 5, 2021.

The contest is a global platform that can provide you with world-level exposure. The stage can help you reach a wide range of audiences for your work and also, help you hone your skills. Also, you will win amazing cash prizes, honorable titles like “photographer of the year”, and exciting prizes. This is the opportunity for you to present your talent to the world and open up new doors for your career. All the best.

Photocrowd is a global community of photographers, of all levels and interests. The platform is home to some of the most honored photo awards on the planet and is a place to enter an array of great photo contests. Through the platform, you can get an opportunity to run your own community contest on any theme and get the chance to have your work seen by photographers worldwide.

Brief Description       

Refer to the table below for further details:

Educational LevelAll
Subjects All
Access modeOnline
Number of AwardsMultiple
CountryUnited Kingdom
Application DeadlineSeptember 5, 2021
Application feesMultiple

Who is Eligible?

All the photographers from across the world are eligible to participate in the contest. Any entrant who is below 18 years of age must gain the permission of a parent or guardian. The categories under which the contest is held are as follows:

  • Arachnids
  • Beetles
  • Butterflies and Moths
  • Dragonflies and Mayflies
  • Flies, Bees, Ants, and Wasps
  • Snails and Slugs
  • All the other Bugs
  • Young Bug Photographers
  • Bug Homes
  • The Buglife Bug Photographer of the Year 2021

How to Apply?

For participating in the contest, you have to follow the state guidelines:

  • All entries should be submitted via Photocrowd online platform.
  • Images for the Bug Photography contest should not feature creatures who have come to harm at the hands of photographer.
  • The minimum size of the image should be 2,500 megapixels.
  • The entry Fees are as follows:
  • 1 image: £6
  • 8 images: £24
  • 24 images: £42
  • 48 images: £60
  • 72 images: £72


The list of prizes are as follows:

  1. Overall Winner: £2500, title of “Bug Photographer of the year”, Luminar AI worth $99USD, etc.
  2. Category Winners: first place under all categories will get £250 cash prize, Luminar AI worth $99 USD, etc.
  3. The MPB “Young Bug Photographers”: £250 cash prize, MPB voucher, etc.

Application Deadline

The contest is open from 11th May 2021, to September 5th, 2021. You are requested to submit your photographs during the period to participate in the contest.

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