Grand prize winner: Carpathian Mountains
Win a six-night wildlife photography adventure worth nearly £2,000 with Tatra Photography, who have exclusive use of hides in the Carpathian Mountains. Photograph wild brown bears, wolves, lynx, deer, wild boar, raptors and woodpeckers. Professional wildlife photography tutor Ben Hall will provide tutorial and feedback sessions. The prize includes return flights, all transport, six nights half-board, 12 photography sessions (around five hours each) and professional tuition. Lenses for Hire will also provide free 300mm-500mm lens hire — which usually costs £4,000 — during the entire workshop.
Portfolio winner: Qatar
The winner and a guest will receive three nights at the Souq Waqif Boutique Hotel, B&B, and three nights at Banana Island Resort by Anantara, B&B. Also included is a boat to and from Banana Island, and flights with Qatar Airways.
Single-shot & video: A Billingham bag
Winners for the video category and each of the single shot categories will receive a Billingham Hadley One bag worth £265. Made in England, the bag is purpose-built to carry a laptop along with a full camera kit as well as various personal items. It features water-resistant canvas, top grain vegetable-tanned leather and solid, durable brass fittings.