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SOUTH AFRICAN

PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR 2022

We are thrilled to announce the South African Photographer of the Year competition! We invite all professional and hobbyist photographers, of all ages, from all over the world, to join our contest. We believe that we can show the beauty of the natural world by sharing the most amazing images from South Africa. If we learn to love nature, we can inspire to protect her!

When you enter this nature photography contest you have the chance to become the South African Photographer of the Year, as well as win some incredible prizes. But that’s not all, you’ll also support nature conservation, with a percentage of every entry going to South African charities! join an amazing community of photographers, and much much more!

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SAPOTY2022

South African Photographer of the year 2022 is the first photographic competition dedicated solely to sharing the beauty of South African wildlife and nature. Open to amateurs and professionals, both South Africans and internationally!

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MEET THE JUDGES

Meet this years’ amazing selection of industry-leading judges, and find out what they will be looking for in the 2022 competition!

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THE CATEGORIES

Learn about this year’s amazing variety of South African Photographer of the Year categories!
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THE RULES

Don’t forget to visit the rules and FAQ section of the website before you enter!
RULES AND FAQs

“South Africa is the most beautiful place on earth. Admittedly, I am biased but when you combine the natural beauty… and the fact that the region is a haven for Africa’s most splendid wildlife… Then I think that we have been blessed with a truly wonderful land.”

— Nelson Mandela