Send us your photos

Stand a chance of winning Africa’s premier photography competition when you send us your best photos.

How to enter the 2021/2022 Getaway Gallery competition

Our 2021/2022 Competition is now open with fantastic travel and equipment prizes up for grabs!

For a full prize list and to read terms and conditions, go to our Gallery Competition page.

1. What are we looking for?

We have three categories for entry: wildlife, landscapes and culture. We’re looking for original images that make us sit up and take notice. We judge images on three aspects: technical ability, overall aesthetics and storytelling ability.

2. Accepted subject matter and image editing

Read our full description of our allowed criteria for image entry and edits on our Competion Rules page.

3. Resize and rename your images

Resize the longest edge of the image to 18cm at 300 dpi. Save your image under the title (your name_image title) and close your image.

4. Copy, paste and answer the following points into your email

Full name:
Area of Permanent residence:
Brief description of the scene and how you took the image:
Camera model:
Lens model:
Shutter Speed:

5. Send us your images

Email your photos to [email protected] – please note that we accept a maximum of five images a person a month. If you have more than five images to submit, please wait and submit them the following month.

Entries will be accepted up to and including 1 June 2022.

Previous winner and finalists: 2020/21

FIRST PRIZE: Johan Wandrag – ‘Caught by Surprise’

SECOND PRIZE: Geo Cloete – ‘Drifter’

THIRD PRIZE: Nico Hattingh – ‘Translucent’