Our annual photographic competition, sponsored by HB, challenges budding and amateur photographers to take a picture of our animals during a visit to the zoo for the chance to win a number of prizes.
The 2017 photographic competition launched on 10 April 2017 and closes on Friday 15 September 2017 at 4pm.
There are six categories to enter:
||Best picture taken by a club photographer
||Best picture taken by a zoo visitor
||Best black and white picture
||Best funny caption
||Best picture taken by someone under 16
||Best picture of our primate heroes
Our most endangered primates include:
- Moloch gibbon
- Francois langur
- Ring-tailed lemur
- Golden lion tamarin
- Crowned sifaka
How to enter
The closing date for entries is Friday 15 September 2017 at 4pm.
If you're entering online, please make sure each of your photos are no larger than 3MB.
Before you upload your photos, please save them by name and category you want to enter. For example, JoeBloggsCatA1.jpg and JoeBloggsCatA2.jpg.
If you are having trouble with this form, please email email@example.com
Enter by post
We will accept hard copies on A4 paper. Place your photos in a secure package and post or hand deliver them to:
Belfast Zoological Gardens
Please write the following information on the back of each photo:
- name of entrant
- age (under 16s only)
Terms and conditions
Please read our terms and conditions (PDF - 150KB) before submitting your photos.
Download our photo competition terms and conditions. (PDF - 150KB)
Photo competition 2016
View the winning entries from our 2016 competition.
View the winners of our 2015 photo competition.
View the winners of our 2014 photo competition.
View the winners of our 2013 photo competition.