WildArt Photographer of the Year is a new wildlife photography competition with a difference. Designed by wildlife photographers, for wildlife photographers and judged solely by wildlife photographers, it features 10 themed category contests run over the first 10 months of 2021 January through to October. The professional photographers judge the categories as they go to announce the winners every month from March onwards as judging is completed on each category.

By scrolling down below Pandas, you are sure to find the most mesmerizing photos from this photography competition, so make sure to vote and comment on the ones you think should be the favorites!

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#1 Light Silver Award Winner ‘Last Moments’ – Tibor Kercz

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#2 Light Gold Award Winner ‘Connection’ – Amit Eshel

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#3 Cotton Carrier Award Winner ‘Warm Light’ – Peter Hudson

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#4 Light Gold Award Winner ‘Magic Spores’ – Bernhard Schubert

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#5 Light Silver Award Winner ‘Last Moments’ – Tibor Kercz

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#6 Commended – Devon Jenkin

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#7 Highly Commended – Fabio Sartori

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#8 Topaz Labs Prize Winner ‘Walk On The Light’ – Fabio Sartori

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#9 Wildart Young Light Category Winner ‘The Stars Beneath The Ground’ – D’artagnan Sprengel

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#10 Highly Commended – Kallol Mukherjee

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#11 Commended – Kevin Morgans

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#12 Highly Commended – Tibor Kercz

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#13 Commended – Colin Edwards

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#14 Commended – Kevin Morgans

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#15 Commended – Lincoln Macgregor

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#16 Highly Commended – Kevin Morgans

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#17 Commended – Tyler Reber

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#18 Commended – Nate Catterson

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#19 Wild Planet Photo Magazine Award Winner ‘Light And Shadow’ – Duncan Armour

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#20 Commended – Andy Parkinson

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#21 Highly Commended – Ripan Biswas

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#22 Commended – Vance Solseth

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#23 Commended – Rosie Jackson

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#24 Highly Commended – Csaba Tökölyi

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#25 Commended – Csaba Daroczi

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#26 Commended – Simon Carder

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#27 Commended – Rahul Sachdev

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#28 Highly Commended – Łukasz Sokół

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Photography – Bored Panda