Note: Permanent closure of Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition on 8 September 2024.



The Wildlife Photographer of the Year (WPY) is an annual international competition hosted by the Natural History Museum, London. This year, the 59th edition, features 19 categories including Behaviour (Birds, Mammals, Amphibians and Reptiles, Invertebrates), Photojournalism, Oceans and Underwater and more.

Embark on an adventurous journey to discover the beauty and diversity of our natural world and see the risks it faces through the lens of the photographers.


WPY59 Picture2

Grand Title Winners

See the Grand Prize Winners for WPY59 and Young WPY59. Check out the comments from the jury to find out what made these photographs the winners.