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© Simone Sbaraglia, Italy

TPOTY 2008

Wild Planet

Wildlife, landscape, nature and adventure all fuse to make this a wild planet and give you a broad remit in this category.

What subjects can you include?

Give the judges a true sense of the wild world we live in, from the most dramatic and weather-shaped landscapes to the sheer force and intricate beauty of the natural world.

You can focus on the nature, on landscape or on the wildlife of this wild planet, or you can link it with adventure and the challenges which it presents to the adventurers who explore it. Your portfolio can illustrate any aspect of this wild planet from landscape to wildlife and natural beauty to extreme adventure.

How many images?

4 related images which tell the story of the portfolio theme.

What are the judges looking for?

A sense of the wild and the challenges of nature, consistency between images, a link between the images in your portfolio, creativity, originality.

Am I eligible?

This category is for all photographers aged 19 years and over at the closing date.

How many times can I enter?

You can enter this category as often as you wish.


Wild Planet Portfolio


  • 9 day safari in Kenya with Explore! more...
  • Adobe Photoshop CS6 more...

Runner Up

  • Digimarc Professional subscription more...
  • Plastic Sandwich leather portfolio or iFolio more...
  • Adobe Lightroom 4 more...
  • TPOTY Journey One, Two, Three & Four portfolio books more...

Highly Commended

  • TPOTY Journey Four portfolio book more...


  • TPOTY Journey Four portfolio book more...

Best Single Image in a Portfolio


  • 24" Giclee exhibition print of winning image from Genesis Digital Imaging more...
  • Print of an historic image from the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) archive more...
  • Adobe Lightroom 4 more...


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