Welcome to the 2017 Photography Competition
This free competition provides both amateur and professional photographers the opportunity to showcase their interpretation of the unique character of mountain landscapes, people, places, and adventure pursuits.
Categories for the competition include:
1) Adventure in the Outdoors
2) Mountain Landscapes
3) Young Photographer - 14 and under AND 15-18 years - 'Adventure on your doorstep'
4) Smartphone - 'Friends in High Places'
5) Fido on the Fells (Canine shots up high)
The judges will be looking for images that reflect the action and/or atmosphere of adventure sports, or the wilderness of mountainous landscapes.The competition aims to celebrate images that reflect the skill, creative vision and originality of the photographer.
The top contenders will be chosen and all the category winners and runners-up including the Grand Prize - 'The Kendal Mountain Photographer of the Year' will be announced at the Festival Awards Ceremony on Saturday 18th November. They will also be will be exhibited at venues over the Kendal Mountain Festival Weekend 17th - 19th Nov 2017