Wild South is proud to present our First Annual Outdoor Photo Contest. Open to professionals and amateurs alike, we celebrate our public lands through imagery by preserving our natural landscapes through the eyes of passionate photographers.

We will begin accepting submissions October 1, 2016 and receive them through midnight October 31, 2016.

Photos must be from public lands of the southeast which should include National Forests, National Parks, State Parks, public preserves, etc.

Submissions will be judged in three categories; flora, fauna and landscape. The judging team is comprised of Wild South staff and our supportive sponsors.

Prizes include; one overall grand prize, 1st place in each category and one honorable mention.

Prizes are donated by our incredible sponsors including;


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Visit our prize page to learn what prizes are being given away!


Follow these steps to enter:

Read the Contest and Submission Rules

Complete the Entry Form

Pay the Entry Fee

Submit your photos and general questions to photocontest@wildsouth.org