SACC Round of IPF Nature Photographer of the Year 2016/17 – Schedule

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The SACC Qualifying Round of the IPF Nature Photographer of the Year 2016/17 competition will, appropriately, take place at the Cabragh Wetlands Trust facility, Cabragh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary, on Sunday January 22nd.

This competition is one of the highlights of the SACC calendar as a large number of SACC members are keen Nature Photographers. The competition is the Southern Regional round of the IPF Nature PotY Competition 2016/17 and qualifying entries will go forward to the IPF national final.

For this years competition we’re delighted to welcome the following judges:

  • Kevin Murphy, FIPF, ARPS
  • Des Connors FIPF.

Event Schedule:

10.00am-11.00am Hand in of print entries.
Prints for the SACC Nature PotY must have been entered / pre-registered via the online IPF system. Prints that have not been pre-registered will not be accepted.
11.15 am Talk by Kevin Murphy, FIPF, ARPS
Kevin will give a talk on Wildlife Photography and the law.
12.00am – 1.00pm Judging of Print Entries
Print judging starts at 12.00am and will continue until lunch (1:00pm approx).
1.00pm – 2.00pm Lunch.
Tea / Coffee and Sandwiches will be available in the Cabragh Wetlands facility.
2.00pm-4.00pm Judging of Projected entries.
4.15 pm (Approx) Results and Awarding of Prizes.


Qualifying prints will be retained and forwarded to IPF for National Finals.

Images that do not qualify for national finals can be collected AFTER awards ceremony.


We wish all entrants the very Best of Luck! 


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