The Biggest Maasai Mara Photographer of the Yr Has Been Introduced

Congratulations to Kenyan photographer duo Preeti and Prashant Chacko for being named The Biggest Maasai Mara Photographers of the Yr 2022, with their picture “Hallelujah” of a giraffe and calf. The photographers took dwelling the grand prize of $10,000 and a five-night safari to Angama Mara.

“The emotion of a mother-child interplay is one thing that we like to {photograph},” says Preeti. “And so we waited. What transpired via exceeded all our expectations. Three oxpeckers flew up into the sky in the meanwhile of reunion, virtually as if to say: ‘Hallelujah’.”

Now in its fifth 12 months, this annual competitors is judged by a panel {of professional} wildlife photographers and serves to have fun the wildlife of the Maasai Mara, conservation efforts and the expertise of the world’s photographic group.

Entries for the following version of this competitors open on January 1, 2023. Go to, and look at the successful picture and a choice of finalist photos under.