New: Photographers can make entries in four different categories.

Category 1 «General»
Category partner  Sony Europe B.V.

This category is open to bird photos of all kinds.

Category 2 «Emotion»
Category partner Panasonic Europe GmbH

Photos that highlight the beauty of birds. Photos that evoke emotions through a focus on mood.

Category 3 «Action»
Category partner  Olympus Schweiz AG

Photos that display impressive bird behaviour or that show birds in motion.

Category 4 «Youth»
Category partner Canon (Schweiz) AG

Photographers aged 18 or under on 31th May 2020 can choose whether they wish to participate in the category «Youth» or in the three main categories.