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2018 Winners & Finalists

We’re thrilled to share this year’s spectacular winners and finalists, chosen from nearly 6,000 entries! See them here.

2019 competition now closed!

Winners and finalists will be announced beginning of May.

$12,000 in Cash Prizes

Grand Prize winner receives $5,000 for the best overall image and first place winners will each receive $1,000 in cash. Winners will also be featured in an exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences. Learn more.

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