Take-A-View Landscape Photographer of the Year Award

Today, Wednesday 15th July, is your last chance to enter your photos into the Take-a-View Landscape Photographer of the Year Award 2009. The award, set up by the doyen for Landscape photography, Charlie Waite, is one of the nation’s most exciting photographic awards.

Unlike many other photographic competitions, ‘Take a view’ celebrates the United Kingdom only, offering photographers worldwide the opportunity to showcase their images of this richly diverse country. From salt marshes, chalk cliffs and ancient woodland to historic villages, parklands and cityscapes, this Award aims to highlight the positive interaction between people and places that is so important for us all.

The idea of renowned landscape photographer, Charlie Waite, ‘Take a view’ offers a total prize fund of £20,000, including £10,000 for the overall winner.

All entries must be uploaded via the competition website, www.take-a-view.co.uk .The closing date is 15th July 2009. Entry fees apply. Full terms and conditions can be found on the site. Winners will be announced in November and the Award will be exhibited at the National Theatre on South Bank in December and January.