Waterside Breaks Sponsors the Scottish Nature Photography Awards 2011

Along with Portnellan Highland Lodges & Roshven Farm Holidays, Waterside Breaks have agreed to co-sponsor two key categories in this years ‘Scottish Nature Photography Awards for 2011’.

Roshven Farm Holidays on the Scottish West Coast are offering a free lochside lodge holiday to the winner of the “Junior Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year” and Portnellan Highland Lodges at Crianlarich are offering a free Scottish log cabin holiday for the winner of the “Environmental Category”.

The Photographic Competition was launched in 2010 to provide a platform to celebrate Scotland as a key destination for nature photographers from around the world and to acknowledge the excellence of the photographic work that is undertaken here through the award of the title of “Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year”. Now in its second year, the competition invites entries of images taken in Scotland by professional, semi-professional or amateur photographers.

The 2011 Photographic Competition will again seek to find the “Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year” through the main categories of:

  • Scottish Wildlife
  • Scottish Landscape
  • Scottish Botanical
  • Natural Abstract
  • Environmental

The Scottish Nature Photography Awards aims to encourage and promote emerging talent. To that end, this year entries are invited for:

Student Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year” – open to full-time or part-time students studying a Photography element as part of their further or higher education course.

Junior Scottish Nature Photographer of the Year” – open to under-18s.

Online & postal entries are open until 30 November 2011.

There are discounted “Early Bird” entry fees available until the end of May 2011.

For full details of how to enter, the judging panel, prizes (to 3rd place in each category), Touring Exhibition and Portfolio Yearbook, please visit the website at: http://www.scottishnaturephotographyawards.com

For more information regarding waterside holiday cottages & lodges do call us anytime on 01252 339020 or visit our website at http://www.watersidebreaks.com