Birderpics Photo Contest

Submit your birding photo for the March 2018 contest.

Rules for BirderPics Photo Contest

Frequently Asked Questions

How does the photo contest work?


  • Accepting to the request & suggestions of participants till date,  hence forth the winning  photographs  will be selected by panel of judges. There will be two winning photographs 1st and 2nd.
  • Apart from these two winning photographs one viewers choice photograph will be declared on the basis of votes by viewers.
  • First winning photograph will get prize of INR.1000/- and a certificate.
  • Second winning photograph will get prize of INR.500/- and a certificate.
  • Viewers choice photograph will get certificate of appreciation for which voting lines will remain open through out the month.

Our judges panel:

Mr. Nikhil Bhopale :

Mr. Nikhil Bhopale has worked with BNHS as an Ornithologist and Herpetologist on various projects. He is also a co-author of the book ‘Birds of Indian Subcontinent – Field Guide’ with Mr. Ranjit Mannkadan and J.C. Daniel. Presently he is working as managing trustee of ‘Green Works Trust’.

Director of Gaia Eco Tours which conducts Eco tours all over India.

Mr. Nagesh Rao : 

Mr. Nagesh Rao is working in the field of photography since last 15 years but is doing wildlife photography  since last 3 years. He conducts programs regarding awareness about wildlife through photography and is also active in rescuing animals on his personal level.

Dr. Prasanna Khatawkar:  Editor

How will I get my prize?

Winner will be declared in the fist week of the next month’s photo contest. 

Are there any participation fees?

Yes, each photo entry will have registration fee of INR 100/-

How can I pay the participation fees?

Here are the steps to make the payment.

  1. You can make payment of your registration fee by paytm or m-pesa on 9373936800
  2. OR You can make the payment to the following account:
    A/C Name HealthCare Infotech
    A/C Number 50200015994727
    IFSC Code HDFC0002819
    Bank HDFC
    Branch Hotgi Road, Solapur
  3. After making the payment, inform us on or with details of transaction id.
  4. Please call us on 9373936800, between 10.00 am- 6.00 pm, if you face any issues when making the payment.
  5. We will accept your entry and keep it in the pending mode till we receive confirmation of payment or your transaction id. Your entry will be made live only after we receive the payment.

Read the terms & conditions of the photo contest for more details.