Nature Photography Collection: It's your time to tell nature stories!
Updated 15:34, 10-Dec-2019

CGTN Nature is curating a photo collection for 2019, and is calling for submissions! It's our first photography collection, and we feel a bit nervous and excited about it. We are looking for images that tell the story of nature. Submit your best photos in one of the four categories: Wildlife, Earth, Environment, Human and Nature.

Fees: Free!

Prizes: Shortlisted participants will receive a mystery gift from CGTN, and their works will be published in the upcoming picture stories on the website and social media platforms. You may just become the next super photographer!

Submission period:

Submissions begin on November 25, 2019, and end on December 26, 2019. Entries submitted before or after the period will not be eligible.

Submission requirements:

Photos submitted should be no bigger than 4MB, and have to be in a .JPEG .JPG or .PNG format. All photos should have a clear focus on the main subject, and must have been taken in 2019.

When you are submitting your works, please provide the following:

1. Title of the photo

2. Caption: Description, time and location.

3. Category: Wildlife, Earth, Environment, Human and Nature.

4. Personal details: Name, address, phone number, email and a brief introduction about yourself (such as where you're from, your hobbies, jobs and relevant experience with nature, and why you want to participate in our collection. The brief should be below 100 words).

Please send your submissions to


All winners will be announced on on January 1, 2020.


As long as you love wildlife, nature, and care about the planet, please send us your work. And do provide the full information as stated above, or you would be disqualified.

Copyright & usage rights:

Copyright of the images will remain at all times with the photographer. Images will not be used for marketing purposes, and will only be published on CGTN's website and social media platforms. If there is a request for other use, we will forward that request to the photographer via email or phone.

(Cover image designed by Li Yueyun; edited by Xing Fangyu.)

(If you want to contribute and have specific expertise, please contact us at