2017 winners

Congratulations to Rainer von Brandis on winning the title of Getaway Photographer of the Year for 2017!


First Place

Rainer won the wildlife category and that of the overall winner

Rainer wins an Advanced Wildlife Workshop for two to Botswana aboard Pangolin Photo Safari’s luxury, dedicated-photography houseboat valued at R100000. In addition to this, he also wins the wildlife category and receives a Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 Lens, Manfrotto MMXPROA3 Monopod and Lowepro ProTactic 450 AW Backpack in limited edition Camo.


Landscape Category winner

Michael Kolbe with ‘Above and Below’

Michael wins a Parrot Bebop 2 FPV Kit with Parrot Bebop 2 Drone and Tamron SP 15-30mm f/2.8 Di VC USD Lens.


Culture Category winner

Nelis Wolmarans with ‘A Warrior’s Welcome’

Nelis wins a Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD Lens, Lowepro Flipside Trek BP 450 AW Backpack and Manfrotto MK055XPRO3-3W tripod kit with a three-way head.
As of next month, we start a brand new Getaway Gallery competition. Prize details will be announced in the February issue, so start getting your entries in!
Enter your photos here


Here are the top ten images submitted to the Getaway Gallery for 2017, as voted by our judges.