Photography Contest and Gala

2020 Photography Contest Winners:

2020 Photography Contest Rules:

Photos can be submitted in two ways: printed or electronically. 

All entries due February 14th, 2020

Electronic Entry: $20 per entry. Entries must be 8×10 dimensions with maximum file size of 10 megapixels. File types JPG, JPEG, and PNG accepted. Visit the Northwoods Wildlife Center homepage and follow the prompts for Photo Contest Entry.

Printed Entry: $10 per entry.  Entries must be printed in 8″x10″ size and matted to 11″14″ white or cream mat.  Framed images not permitted. Entries can be mailed or delivered to Northwoods Wildlife Center – 8683 S Blumenstein Road, Minocqua, WI 54548.  The following must be recorded on the back of each entry: Photographer’s name, mailing address, phone number, email address, and photograph category and title

Entry Categories:

  • North American Wildlife
  • Naturescapes
  • Bugs and Blooms
  • People In Nature *NEW THIS YEAR*
  • Pets
  • Youth (ages 17 and under)

2020 Photo Gala: Saturday, February 22nd
Campanile Center for the Arts

  • Vote for your favorite photographs
  • Enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres and drinks
  • Raffle baskets galore 
  • Meet one of NWC’s ambassador animals!

Recommended donation: $5 per person

"Coast is Clear" by Thomas Woller - 2020 Artist of the Year