Dates for this category
|Start date:||August 31, 2021|
|End date:||October 31, 2021|
|Check and Edit:||August 31, 2021 - October 31, 2021, 12 noon GMT|
- You may not submit watermarked images with your name or website visible on the photo. Please do not frame your images with borders.
- Entrants may submit a maximum of 4 images per single entry token and a maximum of 6 images per portfolio entry token.
- For free-to-enter competitions you should enter 1 image per token given, up to a maximum of 8 images (8 tokens).
- Entrants' images must be .jpg or .jpeg format and of high enough quality.
- We recommend all images are output to 1920px on their longest side at 72 ppi. Any larger than this and you are supplying images bigger than they will be seen or used by IGPOTY judges; your files will take longer to upload and/or download to judges and viewers’ screens.
- The absolute maximum for each image must not be more than 7MB in file size and no more than 3000px on their longest side.
- All entrants must be able to supply a high-res image (300 ppi) suitable for printing/exhibiting should the image be shortlisted. You may be asked for this when the time comes.
Full competition rules:
Please see the IGPOTY competition rules.
Only images taken at Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew are valid for entry. Employees/volunteers of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew are excluded from entry.
RBG Kew standard admission fees/rules apply. Captured at Kew entries cannot win the overall IGPOTY prize. IGPOTY is supported by RBG Kew but is not part of its organisation.