This competition is open for photographers worldwide.
In recognition of GDT founder member Fritz Pölking, who died in 2007, Tecklenborg publishing house in cooperation with the GDT annually presents the Fritz Pölking Prize and Fritz Pölking Junior Prize within the context of the GDT EWPY competition. These prizes will be awarded for extraordinary work in the field of wildlife photography. This may either be a unique wildlife photography project or a portfolio of individual photographs.
The winner of the Fritz Pölking Prize will receive 2 000 Euro in cash donated by Tecklenborg publishing house.
The Fritz Pölking Junior Prize offers young photographers up to 23 years of age the possibility to win 1 500 Euro in cash (donated by Tecklenborg publishing house) as well as a merchandise voucher worth 500 Euro (donated by AC-Foto).
The winners of the Fritz Pölking Prize and the Fritz Pölking Junior Prize will also be honoured at the GDT International Nature Photography Festival in Lünen, and their images will be shown for the first time within the framework of the GDT EWPY 2019 exhibition.
Entry conditions and further information about the FPP 2019 are available soon on our website.
International Nature Photography Festival 2019
The International Nature Photography Festival 2019 of the GDT will be held 25 – 27 October 2019 as usual in Lünen. The programme as well as further information will be available by the beginning of June at the GDT office or at www.gdtfoto.de.