Prizes

Please note these were the prizes for 2013. This year’s prizes have not yet been finalised.

Last year's seventh prize winner - Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar and the Ebro River, Zaragoza by Jiuguang Wang

Last year’s seventh prize winner – Basilica of Our Lady of the Pillar and the Ebro River, Zaragoza by Jiuguang Wang

Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

  • Best image (1st prize) – cheque for £200
  • Best image (2nd prize) – cheque for £100
  • Best image (3rd prize) – cheque for £50
  • Up to 7 other Highly Commended images – cheque for £25
  • Best architectural/documentary image - cheque for £100

The prizes have been kindly sponsored by the charity Wikimedia UK.

Judging criteria

Last year's eighth prize winner - Argentine military cemetary at Port Darwin, Falklands Islands by Tomas Terroba

Last year’s eighth prize winner – Argentine military cemetery at Port Darwin, Falklands Islands by Tomas Terroba

The jury will judge individual entries based on the following criteria (in no particular order):

  • Technical quality
  • Originality
  • Potential usefulness and overall value of the image (including its resolution and its licensing) to the Wikimedia projects

The jury

To be announced.