The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents Wildlife Photographer of the Year opening day

The Houston Museum of Natural Science presents 52nd "Wildlife Photographer of the Year"
Photo by Tim Laman

Now in its 52nd year, "Wildlife Photographer of the Year" is the international leader of innovative visual representation in the natural world. This prestigious competition and resulting exhibition stimulates engagement with the diversity and beauty of the natural world.

On loan from the Natural History Museum in London, this special exhibition features 100 awe-inspiring images, from fascinating animal behavior to breath-taking wild landscapes, which reveal the richness and diversity of life on our planet. Judged by a panel of industry-recognized professionals, the images are selected for their creativity, artistry and technical complexity.

"Wildlife Photographer of the Year" is the most prestigious photography event of its kind, providing a global platform that showcases the natural world’s most astonishing and challenging sights for over 50 years. Launching in 1965 and attracting 361 entries, today the competition receives almost 50,000 entries from 96 countries highlighting its enduring appeal. This year’s 100 award-winning images embark on an international tour that allows them to be seen by millions of people across six continents.

The exhibit will be on display until June 4.

Event Details

When

1.27.17 | 9:00 am

Where

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston, TX 77030

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Ticket Info

Admission is free.