National Wildlife Photo Contest People’s Choice Award

The National Wildlife® Photo Contest has opened voting to the public for a People’s Choice Award. This public competition will close for voting on May 1, 2022. All of the photos displayed here are eligible for voting and may be shared on social media. Anyone 13 years of age or older can register to vote.

  • To search for photos, use the search fields and hit the 'Apply' button. We recommend searching by First and Last name. For the best search results, click "Reset" before each new search.
  • To vote for your favorite photos, click on the VOTE button below that image. You must be registered and logged in to vote.
  • A green check mark on the 'VOTE' button indicates your vote has been recorded. You may remove your vote by clicking on the VOTE button a second time, which will remove the green check mark.
  • Voters may submit only one vote per each photo, but may vote on as many photos as they wish. Voters may return to the public gallery to vote at any point and continue to vote on images for the duration of the People’s Choice Award contest by logging in.
  • Promote entered images on social media by using the green “Share” button at bottom left of each thumbnail. If you don't see this share button, please use your browser's refresh button.
  • Information and Rules for Voters 
  • Information and Rules for Photo Contest Entrants