After much deliberation we are delighted to be able to announce the winners of this year's photography competition!

Once again the quality of submissions was exceptional and we received over 600 entries, so choosing our winners was a difficult task but we hope you agree that this year's calendar and cards will be a joyous vision of the Lakes and Cumbria in all of our homes. 

Calendar Winners



Christmas Card Winners

Categories Winners

Once again a huge thank you to all our entrants and congratulations to all our winners. 




Terms and Conditions

  • Photographs must be renamed in the following format: "fullname.location.monthtaken" e.g. johnsmith.catbells.march.
  • Winners must be able to provide a high resolution copy of the original image for use in print.
  • You will retain all rights to any photograph you submit and it is the responsibility of each entrant to ensure that any images they submit have been taken with the permission of the subject and do not infringe the copyright of any third party or any laws.. You only grant Friends of the Lake District rights (as described below) to your photograph.
  1. Use the photograph in our 2021 merchandise, the profits of which directly benefit the Cumbrian landscapes.
    Use the photograph on the Internet in support of our mission.
  2. Use the photograph in Friends of the Lake District non-commercial communications.
    Provide your photograph to other individuals and organisations for non-commercial use, Friends of the Lake District-related use in news stories, newsletters, reports, slide shows, displays, web pages, and the like.
  3. Keep the files provided, and to archive the images on USB, CD or in other electronic forms, so that your photos can be used to support our mission and be properly credited. Each entrant in the Contest is responsible for ensuring that he or she has the right to submit the photos that he or she submits to the Contest per these rules.

Additional Information

  • The competition is open to everyone. 
  • Each winner will receive a complementary set of Christmas cards and 2022 calendar and given full photography credits on their winning image on the back of cards or underneath calendar images.
  • Winning images will be selected by Friends of the Lake District staff and members. 
  • Winners will be announced in July 2021 and will be contacted using the email address entered on the submission form.

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