Mammal Photographer of the Year 2017 winners’ gallery
View the winning and shortlisted images from The Mammal Society annual photo contest.
All winning and shortlisted images will be featured in a free exhibition at the Mammal Society Spring Conference at Robinson College Cambridge on Friday 31st March 2017 from 6pm onwards, followed by the prize giving and a free talk from Simon King.
- The winner of the Mammals of the UK category won a wildlife holiday from Wild Days Conservation.
- The runner up of the Mammals of the UK category received a 2 day mid week stay at Knepp Wildlife Safaris.
- The winner of the Young photographer of the Year aged 16 to 18 received a photographer’s hide and £50 of vouchers from CJ Wildlife.
- The winner of the Young photographer aged 15 and under category received a signed copy of Simon King's new book, “Nature Watch, how to track and observe wildlife”.
- The winner of Mammal Comedian of the Year received a day of wildlife photography at the Westcountry Wildlife photography Centre.
- The winner of best Mammal Society member won £50 of vouchers from NHBS Wildlife supplies.
Fiona Matthews, chair of The Mammal Society and part of the judging team, said “It is fantastic to see such a diversity of entries this year. These images show that you don’t have to be on safari in Africa to see amazing wildlife. From remote corners of Scotland to the middle of cities, wild animals are all around us if we just stop to look."