08 October 2014
A mix of winning and finalist images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition have been revealed, among 100 going on show at the Natural History Museum from 24 October 2014-30 August 2015. Alongside the exhibition will be a special events programme starting with a unique master class from world renowned wildlife photographer Frans Lanting, exclusive preview of the exhibition, and champagne reception on 22 October.
For more information and to book: www.nhm.ac.uk/wpy
Wildlife Photographer of the Year is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing a global platform that showcases the natural world’s most astonishing and challenging sights for 50 years. Launching in 1965 and attracting just 361 entries, today the competition receives almost 42,000 entries from 96 countries highlighting its enduring appeal. This year’s 100 award-winning images will embark on an international tour in 2014 that allows them to be seen by millions of people across six continents.
New for the fiftieth year will be a mobile site for visitors to access additional information on each image and a film featuring images from the past fifty years.
Friday 24 October-Sunday 30 August 2015, 10.00–17.50
Prices: Adult £12.60, child and concession £6.30, family £34.45
Adult £14*, child and concession £7.00*, family £38*
Visitor enquiries: 020 7942 5000
Nearest tube: South Kensington
Image: © Marc Montes / Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Snake Eyes.