Nature's Best Photography
Nature’s Best Photography magazine was created to celebrate the beauty and diversity of nature through the art of photography. Our mission is to use this far-reaching medium as a creative resource for encouraging greater public interest in the outdoors and conservation stewardship. The annual Windland Smith Rice International Awards evolved from this ambitious goal to become one of the most highly-respected and visually compelling nature photography competitions in the world.
Enjoy 20 years of nature's finest moments selected from nearly 500,000 images submitted by photographers from around the globe. This collection brings dramatic landscapes, exciting wildlife behavior, and surprising glimpses of Earth's soaring peaks to mysterious ocean depths. More than 100 large-format prints along with an accompanying HD video will take you on a thrilling journey from the wild to the walls of the Smithsonian. Learn how to enter your own photography, share your outdoor experience. Your images will make a difference.