Windows Central Photo Contest: Nature

Welcome to our latest Windows Central Photo Contest. This week's competition focuses on nature! We want to see your best nature snaps for a chance to win an 64 GB SanDisk Micro SDXC memory card, perfect for the upcoming Lumia 950 and 950 XL!

The pictures must be taken on a Windows Phone, and follow the nature theme. It can be pictures of autumnal trees, seaside vacation snaps, your favourite local nature trail, or from the top of a mountain! Be as creative as possible and you could win!

If you enjoy our contests, know that we've set up a dedicated board in the Windows Central forums to keep our photo contests in one location. You should bookmark this page so that you never miss a contest:

Windows Central Forums - Photo Contests

Here are the rules for this week's contest:

  • You must use a Windows Phone to take your picture.
  • You have to tell us what device you used to take the picture, and any photo editing software or apps you might have used. Altering your pictures is fine, be creative!
  • Please add a paragraph describing your photograph, we want to know how your picture came to be! If you have an Instagram feed or any other photography portfolio profile, feel free to link those for the community as well.
  • You must have used a valid email address to register here at Windows Central so that we can contact the winner.
  • We'll only accept ONE entry per person.
  • You must upload your picture to the contest forum thread. If you want to upload your photos directly from your phone, you can use the Tapatalk app to connect with our forums on your mobile device. To find out how to do that, head over to here.


One lucky winner will earn a SanDisk 64GB Ultra microSDXC{.nofollow}, fully compatible with the upcoming Lumia 950 and Lumia 950 XL and indeed any tablet or phone that supports SDXC memory cards.

Perfect for today's high-performance smartphone and tablet users, SanDisk Ultra cards deliver faster transfer speeds of up to 30MB/s for faster multi-tasking and app response times. Plus, get twice the speed for shooting photos and Full HD video with a Class 10 rating (class 6 for lower capacities).


  • Highest Full HD video recording performance available with class 6 and class 10 rating
  • 2x the speed of typical microSD cards for advanced photo capture
  • Faster app performance with transfer speeds up to 30MB/s
  • UHS-I enabled and ready for the next generation of mobile devices
  • Water-proof, temperature proof, X-ray proof, shock proof

We'll pick a winner on November 22nd, 2015 at 11:00 PM BST / 6:00 PM PST. Winners will be announced in a blog post following the contest. Submit your entries using the forum thread below, and good luck!

Photo contest: Nature

May the best lens win!

Jez Corden
Co-Managing Editor

Jez Corden is a Managing Editor at Windows Central, focusing primarily on all things Xbox and gaming. Jez is known for breaking exclusive news and analysis as relates to the Microsoft ecosystem while being powered by tea. Follow on Twitter @JezCorden and listen to his XB2 Podcast, all about, you guessed it, Xbox!